ORS 624.041¹

The Oregon Health Authority shall make all rules necessary for the enforcement of ORS 624.010 (Definitions for ORS 624.010 to 624.121) to 624.121 (State Food Service Advisory Committee), including such rules concerning the construction and operation of restaurants, bed and breakfast facilities, intermittent temporary restaurants, seasonal temporary restaurants and single-event temporary restaurants as are reasonably necessary to protect the public health of persons using these facilities. The rules shall provide for, but need not be restricted to, the following:

(1) A water supply adequate in quantity and safe for human consumption.

(2) Disposal of sewage, refuse and other wastes in a manner that will not create a nuisance or a health hazard.

(3) The cleanliness and accessibility of toilets and handwashing facilities.

(4) The cleanliness of the premises.

(5) The refrigeration of perishable foods.

(6) The storage of food for protection against dust, dirt and contamination.

(7) Equipment of proper construction and cleanliness of such equipment.

(8) The control of insects and rodents.

(9) The cleanliness and grooming of food workers.

(10) Exclusion of unauthorized persons from food preparation and storage areas.

(11) Review of proposed plans for the construction or remodeling of facilities subject to licensing under this chapter. [Formerly 624.100; 2009 c.595 §1002; 2011 c.664 §6]

(formerly 624.100)

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Sanita­tion inspec­tions by Oregon Liquor Control Commission and Health Division, (1974) Vol 37, p 123

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 624—Food Service Facilities, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors624.­html (2019) (last ac­cessed May 16, 2020).
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2019, Chapter 624, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano624.­html (2019) (last ac­cessed May 16, 2020).
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