2015 ORS 475B.520¹
Advisory Committee on Medical Marijuana

(1) There is established within the Oregon Health Authority the Advisory Committee on Medical Marijuana, consisting of 11 members appointed by the Director of the Oregon Health Authority.

(2) The director shall appoint members of the committee from persons who are knowledgeable about marijuana or who are registered with the authority under ORS 475B.400 (Findings) to 475B.525 (Authority to adopt rules for ORS 475B.400 to 475B.525) and who are advocates for the medical use of marijuana, provided that a majority of the members of the committee are registered with the authority under ORS 475B.400 (Findings) to 475B.525 (Authority to adopt rules for ORS 475B.400 to 475B.525) and are advocates for the medical use of marijuana.

(3) The committee shall advise the director on the administrative aspects of ORS 475B.400 (Findings) to 475B.525 (Authority to adopt rules for ORS 475B.400 to 475B.525), including rules and fees adopted, and proposed for adoption, under ORS 475B.400 (Findings) to 475B.525 (Authority to adopt rules for ORS 475B.400 to 475B.525).

(4) The committee shall meet at least four times per year, at times and places specified by the director.

(5) The authority shall provide staff support to the committee.

(6) All agencies of state government, as defined in ORS 174.111 ("State government" defined), are directed to assist the committee in the performance of its duties and, to the extent permitted by laws relating to confidentiality, to furnish information and advice that the members of the committee consider necessary to perform their duties. [Formerly 475.303]


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.