2017 ORS 475B.873¹
Receipt of marijuana by nonprofit dispensary
  • dispensation to certain cardholders
  • rules

(1) In addition to the powers granted nonprofit corporations under ORS 65.077 (General powers) and 65.081 (Emergency powers), a medical marijuana dispensary that is owned by a nonprofit corporation organized under ORS chapter 65 may receive by gift, devise or bequest:

(a) Usable marijuana, immature marijuana plants and seeds from registry identification cardholders, designated primary caregivers, persons responsible for marijuana grow sites, persons who hold a license under ORS 475B.070 (Production license) and persons who hold a certificate under ORS 475B.286 (Certification of cannabis researchers); and

(b) Medical cannabinoid products, cannabinoid concentrates and cannabinoid extracts from persons responsible for marijuana processing sites, persons who hold a license under ORS 475B.090 (Processor license) and persons who hold a certificate under ORS 475B.286 (Certification of cannabis researchers).

(2) If a registry identification cardholder’s annual income is at or below the federal poverty guidelines, a medical marijuana dispensary that is owned by a nonprofit corporation organized under ORS chapter 65 shall dispense usable marijuana, immature marijuana plants, seeds, medical cannabinoid products, cannabinoid concentrates and cannabinoid extracts to that registry identification cardholder or the designated primary caregiver of that registry identification cardholder free of charge or at a discounted price.

(3) The Oregon Health Authority shall adopt rules necessary to implement this section. [2016 c.23 §22]

(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.