2015 ORS 475B.500¹
Local time, place and manner regulations

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This section is amended
Effective March 3, 2016
Relating to cannabis; creating new provisions; amending ORS 475B.050, 475B.160, 475B.215, 475B.235, 475B.245, 475B.340, 475B.370, 475B.375, 475B.443, 475B.490 and 475B.500 and section 79, chapter 24, Oregon Laws 2016 (Enrolled House Bill 4014); repealing sections 16, 17, 18, 26, 27, 28, 28a, 29 and 67, chapter 24, Oregon Laws 2016 (Enrolled House Bill 4014), and sections 16, 17, 18, 19 and 20, chapter 83, Oregon Laws 2016 (Enrolled Senate Bill 1511); and declaring an emergency.

(1) For purposes of this section, "reasonable regulations" includes:

(a) Reasonable limitations on the hours during which the marijuana grow site of a person designated to produce marijuana by a registry identification cardholder, a marijuana processing site or a medical marijuana dispensary may operate;

(b) Reasonable conditions on the manner in which a marijuana processing site or medical marijuana dispensary may transfer usable marijuana, medical cannabinoid products, cannabinoid concentrates, cannabinoid extracts, immature marijuana plants and seeds;

(c) Reasonable requirements related to the public’s access to the marijuana grow site of a person designated to produce marijuana by a registry identification cardholder, a marijuana processing site or a medical marijuana dispensary; and

(d) Reasonable limitations on where the marijuana grow site of a person designated to produce marijuana by a registry identification cardholder, a marijuana processing site or a medical marijuana dispensary may be located.

(2) Notwithstanding ORS 633.738 (Prohibition of local laws to inhibit or prevent production or use of seeds or products of seeds), the governing body of a city or county may adopt ordinances that impose reasonable regulations on the operation of marijuana grow sites of persons designated to produce marijuana by registry identification cardholders, marijuana processing sites and medical marijuana dispensaries that are located in the area subject to the jurisdiction of the city or county. [2014 c.79 §2; 2015 c.614 §89]

Note: The amendments to 475B.500 (Local time, place and manner regulations) by section 89, chapter 614, Oregon Laws 2015, become operative March 1, 2016. See section 179, chapter 614, Oregon Laws 2015. The text that is operative until March 1, 2016, is set forth for the user’s convenience.

475B.500 (Local time, place and manner regulations). Notwithstanding ORS 633.738 (Prohibition of local laws to inhibit or prevent production or use of seeds or products of seeds), the governing body of a city or county may adopt ordinances that impose reasonable regulations on the operation of medical marijuana facilities registered, or applying for registration, under ORS 475.314 that are located in the area subject to the jurisdiction of the city or county. For purposes of this section, "reasonable regulations" includes reasonable limitations on the hours during which a medical marijuana facility may be operated, reasonable limitations on where a medical marijuana facility may be located within a zone described in ORS 475.314 (3)(a) and reasonable conditions on the manner in which a medical marijuana facility may dispense medical marijuana.

Note: Refer to section 5, chapter 79, Oregon Laws 2014, for the text of 475.314 that is referenced in 475B.500 (Local time, place and manner regulations) as operative until March 1, 2016.


1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 475B—Cannabis Regulation, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors475B.­html (2015) (last ac­cessed Jul. 16, 2016).
 
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.