2017 ORS 475B.543¹
Governor agreements with Indian tribes
  • requirements

(1) The Governor, or the Governor’s designee, may enter into an agreement with the governing body of a federally recognized Indian tribe located in this state for the purpose of cross-jurisdictional coordination and enforcement of marijuana-related businesses licensed to conduct business on tribal trust land by the governing body of the federally recognized Indian tribe.

(2) An agreement entered into under this section:

(a) May provide for the cross-jurisdictional coordination and enforcement of marijuana producers, marijuana processors, marijuana wholesalers, marijuana retailers and marijuana testing laboratories licensed by the governing body of the federally recognized Indian tribe.

(b) May require the governing body of the federally recognized Indian tribe to establish the same or similar requirements on marijuana producers, marijuana processors, marijuana wholesalers, marijuana retailers and marijuana testing laboratories that are consistent with the policies set forth in:

(A) ORS 475B.010 (Short title) to 475B.545 (Severability of ORS 475B.010 to 475B.545);

(B) ORS 475B.550 (Definitions for ORS 475B.550 to 475B.590) to 475B.590 (Exemption from criminal liability); and

(C) ORS 475B.600 (Definitions for ORS 475B.600 to 475B.655) to 475B.655 (Civil penalty for violating ORS 475B.600 to 475B.655).

(c) Must ensure enforceable public health and safety standards and include a system to regulate and track the purchase, sale, production, processing, transportation and delivery of marijuana items for marijuana producers, marijuana processors, marijuana wholesalers, marijuana retailers and marijuana testing laboratories that are licensed by the governing body of the federally recognized Indian tribe.

(d) May authorize an agency of this state to assist in the implementation and enforcement of the terms of the agreement. [2016 c.24 §35]

(formerly 475.300 to 475.346)

Notes of Decisions

Registry identifica­tion cardholder may not confer immunity on per­son other than designated primary caregiver to possess medical marijuana on behalf of cardholder. State v. Fries, 212 Or App 220, 158 P3d 10 (2007), aff’d 344 Or 541, 185 P3d 453 (2008)

Law Review Cita­tions

52 WLR 1 (2015)

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 475B—Cannabis Regulation, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors475B.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
 
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2017, Chapter 475B, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano475B.­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.