2015 ORS 471.040¹
General powers and duties of the commission
  • rules
  • delegation

(1) The Oregon Liquor Control Commission has the powers and duties specified in this chapter and ORS 474.105 (Legislative finding on ORS 474.115) and 474.115 (Wholesale sale of malt beverage subject to agreement designating territory of sale), and also the powers necessary or proper to enable it to carry out fully and effectually all the purposes of this chapter and ORS 474.105 (Legislative finding on ORS 474.115) and 474.115 (Wholesale sale of malt beverage subject to agreement designating territory of sale). It shall make such rules and regulations pertaining to natural and fortified wines as will prevent the importation and sale in Oregon of blended, rectified, adulterated or low-quality wines. The jurisdiction, supervision, powers and duties of the commission extend to any person who buys, sells, manufactures, imports or transports any alcoholic liquor within this state. The commission may sue and be sued.

(2) Except for the power to adopt rules, the commission may delegate any of the commission’s powers or duties to the administrator appointed under ORS 471.720 (Administrator). [Amended by 2001 c.785 §10]

Chapter 471

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Employ­ment by OLCC of staff member as "hearings advocate" at certain OLCC contested case hearings, (1983) Vol 44, p 1

Law Review Cita­tions

16 WLR 479 (1979)


1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 471—Alcoholic Liquors Generally, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors471.­html (2015) (last ac­cessed Jul. 16, 2016).
 
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2015, Chapter 471, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano471.­html (2015) (last ac­cessed Jul. 16, 2016).
 
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.