2007 ORS 633.385¹
Department access
  • sampling of products

(1) The State Department of Agriculture shall have access at reasonable times to records, premises, materials or conveyances as necessary for the purpose of implementing ORS 633.311 (Definitions for ORS 633.311 to 633.479 and 633.994) to 633.479 (Fertilizer Research Committee) and 633.994 (Civil penalties for fertilizer law violations).

(2) The department may take samples of any fertilizer, agricultural amendment, agricultural mineral or lime product or other substance sold, offered for sale or distributed into or within this state at times the department deems necessary for the purpose of determining compliance with ORS 633.311 (Definitions for ORS 633.311 to 633.479 and 633.994) to 633.479 (Fertilizer Research Committee) and 633.994 (Civil penalties for fertilizer law violations).

(3) All sampling and analyses of fertilizer, agricultural amendment, agricultural mineral and lime products shall be made according to methods approved by the department. [2001 c.914 §13]

Note

All sec­tions (1999 Edi­tion) repealed as of January 1, 2002

Notes of Decisions

The Depart­ment of Agriculture properly refused the registra­tion of a brand for a product labeled "fertilizer" which did not meet the statutory defini­tion of "commercial fertilizer." U.S. Soil v. Dept. of Agriculture, 276 Or 377, 554 P2d 1008 (1976)


1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 633—Grades, Standards and Labels for Feeds, Fertilizers and Seeds, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­633.­html (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
 
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2007, Chapter 633, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­633ano.­htm (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
 
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.