2017 ORS 646.915¹
Requirement to display on fuel dispensing devices names and concentrations of oxygenates in certain blended gasolines
  • rules

The State Department of Agriculture may adopt rules that require a retail dealer or nonretail dealer to display on fuel dispensing devices through which the retail dealer or nonretail dealer sells gasoline the names of the oxygenates and the relative concentrations of the oxygenates present in the gasoline if the retail dealer or nonretail dealer knowingly sells or offers for sale gasoline that is blended with any combination of aliphatic ethers, aliphatic alcohols or other oxygenates that the United States Environmental Protection Agency permits under the agency’s interpretation of the term “substantially similar” in 42 U.S.C. 7545(f)(1)(A) (section 211(f)(1)(A) of the Clean Air Act), or any waivers that the federal agency grants under 42 U.S.C 7545(f)(4). [1985 c.468 §3(1),(2); 1993 c.566 §1; 1997 c.310 §11; 2017 c.141 §3]

Chapter 646

Notes of Decisions

Subject matter regulated by this chapter is not “preempted” by Federal Robinson-Patman Act so as to render this chapter invalid. W. J. Seufert v. Nat. Restaurant Supply Co., 266 Or 92, 511 P2d 363 (1973)

Whether an injunc­tion should issue when a court finds a viola­tion of the Act is a matter of discre­tion. State ex rel Johnson v. Interna­tional Harvester Co., 25 Or App 9, 548 P2d 176 (1976)

This chapter imposes no af­firm­a­tive duty to inform customers of rates in absence of request, but prohibits making in­for­ma­­tion about prices available to some customers and not others. Wildish Sand & Gravel v. Northwest Natural Gas Co., 103 Or App 215, 796 P2d 1237 (1990), Sup Ct review denied

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 646—Trade Practices and Antitrust Regulation, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors646.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2017, Chapter 646, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano646.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
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