2017 ORS 336.445¹
Use of polystyrene foam in meal service
  • rules

(1) Except as provided in subsection (2) of this section, a school district that provides breakfast or lunch at any school site of the school district may not use polystyrene foam plates, trays, food containers or food packaging in the service of any meal.

(2) A school district may use polystyrene foam plates, trays, food containers or food packaging in the service of meals if the school district participates in a recycling program for the polystyrene foam.

(3) The State Board of Education may adopt any rules necessary for the administration of this section. [2015 c.422 §1]

Note: 336.445 (Use of polystyrene foam in meal service) becomes operative July 1, 2021. See section 2, chapter 422, Oregon Laws 2015.

Note: Section 3, chapter 422, Oregon Laws 2015, provides:

Sec. 3. (1) Except as provided by subsection (2) of this section, a school district that used polystyrene foam plates, trays, food containers or food packaging in the service of meals during the 2014-2015 school year must establish a plan to comply with the provisions of section 1 (1) or (2) of this 2015 Act [336.445 (Use of polystyrene foam in meal service) (1) or (2)] by the operative date specified in section 2 of this 2015 Act [July 1, 2021].

(2) Using criteria adopted by the State Board of Education by rule, the Department of Education shall provide an extension for compliance to any school district that is able to show a financial hardship experienced from complying with the requirements of subsection (1) of this section. [2015 c.422 §3]

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 336—Conduct of Schools Generally, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors336.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
 
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.