ORS 564.040¹
Department list of additional protected wildflowers

In order to further protect native wildflowers and shrubs from needless destruction and waste, the State Department of Agriculture may, after investigation and public hearing and in accordance with the provisions of ORS chapter 183, establish and amend a list of wildflowers and shrubs in addition to those listed in ORS 564.020 (Wildflower protection) (3). The provisions of this chapter apply to such list. The department may take into consideration:

(1) The laws and regulations of the United States and other states.

(2) The effect on the scenic beauty of public roads and public land. [1963 c.461 §30; 1987 c.686 §17]

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 564—Wildflowers; Threatened or Endangered Plants, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors564.­html (2019) (last ac­cessed May 16, 2020).
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. Currency Information