2017 ORS 509.910¹
Injunction to prevent certain violations
  • jurisdiction
  • service on corporation

(1) The State Fish and Wildlife Commission may maintain an action for an injunction to enjoin and restrain any person, municipal corporation, political subdivision or governmental agency of this state from violating any of the provisions of ORS 509.130 (Placing substances in water or using explosives to take or destroy food fish), 509.140 (Placing explosives or harmful substances in waters in course of lawful work), 509.505 (Placing in water matter injurious to shellfish), 509.585 (Fish passage required for artificial obstructions), 509.610 (Maintenance of fish passage required) and 509.625 (Power of department to inspect artificial obstructions and have fish passage constructed or remove obstruction).

(2) Any action authorized by this section shall be tried in the circuit court of the county in which the violation occurs or in Marion or Multnomah County.

(3) If the defendant is a corporation with its principal office and place of business in a county other than in which the waters flow or are situated, such action shall be deemed an action of local nature and service of summons made on a corporation in any county where the corporation has its principal office and place of business. If it is a foreign corporation, service may be made on the statutory agent but if there is no such statutory agent then upon the Secretary of State as in other cases provided by law. [1963 c.303 §1; 1977 c.242 §8; 1979 c.284 §16; 2001 c.923 §14; 2007 c.625 §10]

Law Review Cita­tions

2 EL 93 (1971)

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 509—General Protective Regulations, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors509.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2017, Chapter 509, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano509.­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.