2017 ORS 307.457¹
Certification of eligibility of machinery and equipment
  • fees

(1) At the request of a food processor or on the State Department of Agriculture’s own initiative, the department shall certify the eligibility of qualified machinery and equipment for exemption under ORS 307.455 (Definitions).

(2) The method of certification under this section shall be provided by rules adopted by the State Department of Agriculture, after consultation with the Department of Revenue.

(3) A decision by the State Department of Agriculture to deny certification of certain property may be appealed to the Director of Agriculture as a contested case under ORS chapter 183.

(4) The State Department of Agriculture may fix, assess and collect, or cause to be collected, fees on food processors for the certification of qualified machinery and equipment under subsection (1) of this section. The fees must be in an amount reasonably necessary to cover the costs of the certification and of the administration of this section. The fees must have a uniform basis, but the scale of fees may vary according to the location of the qualified machinery and equipment. [2005 c.637 §4; 2015 c.827 §2]

Chapter 307

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Validity of ad valorem and severance taxa­tion of logs destined for export, (1975) Vol 37, p 427; applica­tion of Article XI, sec­tion 11b of Oregon Constitu­tion to this chapter, (1990) Vol 46, p 388

Law Review Cita­tions

5 EL 516 (1975)

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 307—Property Subject to Taxation; Exemptions, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors307.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2017, Chapter 307, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano307.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
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.