ORS 602.190¹
Designation of diseases
  • eradication and control programs
  • regulation of commercial use of diseased wax
  • rules

In order to prevent and control apiary diseases, the State Department of Agriculture:

(1) May designate diseases and conditions which threaten the honey bee population in this state.

(2) May establish by rule treatment programs designed to eradicate or control the disease or condition.

(3) May establish rules regulating commercial facilities which render diseased wax. [1989 c.738 §2; 1993 c.350 §4; 1993 c.742 §63]

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 602—Bees, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors602.­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.
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