ORS 616.310¹
Notice or warning of minor violations

Nothing in ORS 616.205 (Definitions for ORS 616.205 to 616.385) to 616.295 (Reports and information issuable by department), 616.305 (District attorney to prosecute violations) to 616.315 (Jurisdiction of courts) and 616.992 (General criminal penalty) shall be construed as requiring the State Department of Agriculture to report for the institution of proceedings under those sections minor violations of those sections whenever the department believes that the public interest will be served adequately in the circumstances by a suitable written notice or warning. [Amended by 1973 c.227 §14]

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 616—General and Miscellaneous Provisions, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­Archive/­2007ors616.­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