ORS 624.165¹
Service of inspected game meat by charitable organization

(1) Subject to ORS 624.070 (Examination of food and drink samples), game meat that has been donated to a charitable organization and has been inspected and processed as provided in ORS 619.095 (When game meat inspection required) may be served for human consumption by that charitable organization.

(2) As used in subsection (1) of this section:

(a) “Charitable organization” means the Department of Human Services, Oregon Health Authority, Oregon Youth Authority, Department of Corrections institutions, low-income nutritional centers, public school nutritional centers, senior nutritional centers, state hospitals and other charitable organizations or public institutions approved by the State Department of Fish and Wildlife.

(b) “Game meat” includes antelope, bighorn sheep, deer, elk, moose and mountain goat. [1983 c.575 §4; 1987 c.320 §240; 1997 c.249 §190; 2001 c.900 §211; 2009 c.595 §1017]


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 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