2017 ORS 475B.548¹
Duty to report to Legislative Assembly

(1) As used in this section, “marijuana” and “marijuana item” have the meanings given those terms in ORS 475B.015 (Definitions for ORS 475B.010 to 475B.545).

(2) On or before February 1 of each odd-numbered year, the Oregon Liquor Control Commission shall report to the Legislative Assembly in the manner required by ORS 192.245 (Form of report to legislature), the approximate amount of marijuana produced by marijuana producers that hold a license issued under ORS 475B.070 (Production license) and the approximate amount of marijuana items sold by marijuana retailers that hold a license issued under ORS 475B.105 (Retail license), and whether the supply of marijuana in this state is commensurate with the demand for marijuana items in this state. [Formerly 475B.399]

Note: Section 3, chapter 725, Oregon Laws 2017, provides:

Sec. 3. (1) Notwithstanding ORS 221.770 (Revenue sharing to cities), 471.805 (Disposition of moneys) and 471.810 (Distribution of available moneys in Oregon Liquor Control Commission Account), for the biennium beginning July 1, 2017, the Oregon Liquor Control Commission may expend moneys from the Oregon Liquor Control Commission Account to pay any expenses incurred by the commission in implementing and carrying out duties under ORS 475B.010 (Short title) to 475B.395 [series became 475B.010 (Short title) to 475B.545 (Severability of ORS 475B.010 to 475B.545)]. Any expenditure made under this subsection is considered a loan and must be repaid as provided in subsection (2) of this section.

(2) Not later than June 30, 2019, the commission shall transfer from the Marijuana Control and Regulation Fund to the Oregon Liquor Control Commission Account an amount equal to the total amount expended under subsection (1) of this section, plus an amount of simple interest calculated at two percent per annum of the total amount expended. [2017 c.725 §3]

(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.