2017 ORS 632.485¹
Enforcement
  • entry and inspection
  • seizure

(1) The director and all authorized agents of the State Department of Agriculture shall enforce ORS 632.450 (Definitions for ORS 632.450 to 632.485) to 632.485 (Enforcement) and to that end may enter any place or conveyance within this state where any fruit, nuts or vegetables are produced, stored, packed, delivered for shipment, loaded, shipped, being transported, or sold, and inspect all such fruit, nuts or vegetables and the containers thereof and take for inspection such representative samples of the fruit, nuts or vegetables and such containers, as may be necessary, to determine whether or not ORS 632.450 (Definitions for ORS 632.450 to 632.485) to 632.485 (Enforcement) have been violated.

(2) Whenever a duly authorized representative of the department finds, or has probable cause to believe, that any products are marked, labeled or packed in violation of ORS 632.450 (Definitions for ORS 632.450 to 632.485) to 632.485 (Enforcement), the representative shall seize the products and proceed in the manner directed by law for the disposal of products seized by the department. [Formerly 616.540]

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 632—Production, Grading and Labeling Standards for Agricultural and Horticultural Products, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors632.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
 
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.