2017 ORS 633.385¹
Department access
  • inspection
  • sampling of products

(1) The State Department of Agriculture shall have access at reasonable times to records, premises, materials or conveyances as necessary for the purpose of administering and enforcing ORS 633.311 (Definitions for ORS 633.311 to 633.479) to 633.479 (Fertilizer Research Committee) and 633.994 (Civil penalties for fertilizer law violations).

(2) The department may inspect the records, premises, materials or conveyances of the manufacturer, distributor or registrant and may take samples of any fertilizer, agricultural amendment, agricultural mineral or lime product or other substance manufactured, distributed or registered in this state, or samples of other substances, as the department deems necessary for the purpose of administering and enforcing ORS 633.311 (Definitions for ORS 633.311 to 633.479) to 633.479 (Fertilizer Research Committee) and 633.994 (Civil penalties for fertilizer law violations).

(3) All sampling and analyses of fertilizer, agricultural amendment, agricultural mineral and lime products, or of other substances, shall be made according to methods approved by the department.

(4) The department may obtain a warrant or subpoena to allow the entry, inspection, sampling or other purposes related to the administration and enforcement of ORS 633.311 (Definitions for ORS 633.311 to 633.479) to 633.479 (Fertilizer Research Committee) and 633.994 (Civil penalties for fertilizer law violations). [2001 c.914 §13; 2009 c.97 §11]

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 633—Grades, Standards and Labels for Feeds, Soil Enhancers and Seeds, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors633.­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.
 
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