2017 ORS 616.855¹
Items exempt from unit pricing requirements

ORS 616.850 (Definitions for ORS 616.850 to 616.890) to 616.890 (Short title) do not apply to:

(1) Fresh fruits and vegetables.

(2) Products sold in quantities of one avoirdupois ounce, or 28.35 grams or one fluid ounce, or less.

(3) Packaged consumer commodities that may be lawfully sold only upon the written or oral direction of a licensed practitioner. As used in this subsection, “practitioner” has the meaning for the term provided in ORS 689.005 (Definitions).

(4) Alcoholic beverages that are subject to the Federal Alcohol Administration Act.

(5) Tobacco, cosmetics and personal care products, hardware and household equipment.

(6) Products sold in one size limit only, or in such manner that the State Department of Agriculture determines that no comparison is meaningful.

(7) Consumer commodities sold for immediate consumption on the premises.

(8) Patent or proprietary medicines.

(9) Products sold through coin-operated vending machines or products sold by manual distribution from mobile catering units to individual consumers. [1977 c.181 §4; 1979 c.777 §57; 1979 c.785 §6; 1979 c.827 §4; 2009 c.175 §7]

Law Review Cita­tions

16 WLR 516 (1979)

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 616—General and Miscellaneous Provisions, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors616.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2017, Chapter 616, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano616.­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.