ORS 603.992¹

(1) Except as provided in subsections (2) and (3) of this section, violation of this chapter, or rules promulgated thereunder, is a misdemeanor.

(2) Violation of ORS 603.065 (Slaughter methods) is a Class B misdemeanor.

(3) Violation of ORS 603.059 (Unclean slaughterhouses prohibited) is a Class D violation. If the nuisance is not removed within five days after the first offense, it is considered a second offense, and every like neglect of each succeeding five days thereafter is considered an additional offense. [1973 c.175 §12; 1981 c.248

§29; 1982 s.s.1 c.4 §3; 2001 c.104 §237]


1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 603—Meat Dealers and Slaughterers, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­Archive/­2007ors603.­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