ORS 583.620¹
Enforcement of ORS 583.600 to 583.630

(1) The State Department of Agriculture may investigate for any violations of the provisions of ORS 583.600 (Prohibits sale at less than cost) to 583.630 (Rulemaking under ORS 583.600 to 583.630) and 583.993 (Penalties), either on its own initiative or upon the written request of any person.

(2) In accordance with audit and enforcement provisions set forth in ORS 583.028 (Application of audit, pooling, equalization and quota provisions) to 583.166 (Disposition of fees), 583.540 (Enforcement of ORS 583.410 to 583.565) and 583.560 (Modification of legal proceedings and administrative matters), the department may enforce the provisions of ORS 583.600 (Prohibits sale at less than cost) to 583.630 (Rulemaking under ORS 583.600 to 583.630) and 583.993 (Penalties) against any handler, producer-handler, jobber or any other person selling or offering to sell fluid milk to retailers or other milk distributors and may conduct audits of any handler, producer-handler, jobber or store.

(3) Provisions for the enforcement of ORS 583.600 (Prohibits sale at less than cost) to 583.630 (Rulemaking under ORS 583.600 to 583.630) and 583.993 (Penalties) are not exclusive and are cumulative to any other applicable provision of law. [1977 c.285 §4]

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 583—Milk Marketing, Production and Distribution, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­Archive/­2007ors583.­pdf (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
 
2 OregonLaws.org contains the con­tents of Volume 21 of the ORS, inserted along­side the per­tin­ent statutes. See the preface to the ORS An­no­ta­tions for more information.
 
3 OregonLaws.org assembles these lists by analyzing references between Sections. Each listed item refers back to the current Section in its own text. The result reveals relationships in the code that may not have otherwise been apparent. Currency Information