2017 ORS 689.045¹
Severability

If any provision of ORS 167.203 (Definitions for ORS 167.212 to 167.252), 414.325 (Prescription drugs), 430.405 (“Drug-dependent person” defined for ORS 430.415), 435.010 (License required for manufacture or sale of contraceptives), 453.025 (Certain practices not affected by ORS 453.005 to 453.135), 475.005 (Definitions for ORS 475.005 to 475.285 and 475.752 to 475.980), 475.135 (Grounds to grant or deny registration), 475.185 (When prescriptions required), 475.752 (Prohibited acts generally), 475.906 (Penalties for unlawful delivery to minors) and 616.855 (Items exempt from unit pricing requirements) and ORS chapter 689 is declared unconstitutional or illegal, or the applicability of ORS 167.203 (Definitions for ORS 167.212 to 167.252), 414.325 (Prescription drugs), 430.405 (“Drug-dependent person” defined for ORS 430.415), 435.010 (License required for manufacture or sale of contraceptives), 453.025 (Certain practices not affected by ORS 453.005 to 453.135), 475.005 (Definitions for ORS 475.005 to 475.285 and 475.752 to 475.980), 475.135 (Grounds to grant or deny registration), 475.185 (When prescriptions required), 475.752 (Prohibited acts generally), 475.906 (Penalties for unlawful delivery to minors) and 616.855 (Items exempt from unit pricing requirements) and ORS chapter 689 to any person or circumstances is held invalid by a court of competent jurisdiction, the constitutionality or legality of the remaining provisions of ORS 167.203 (Definitions for ORS 167.212 to 167.252), 414.325 (Prescription drugs), 430.405 (“Drug-dependent person” defined for ORS 430.415), 435.010 (License required for manufacture or sale of contraceptives), 453.025 (Certain practices not affected by ORS 453.005 to 453.135), 475.005 (Definitions for ORS 475.005 to 475.285 and 475.752 to 475.980), 475.135 (Grounds to grant or deny registration), 475.185 (When prescriptions required), 475.752 (Prohibited acts generally), 475.906 (Penalties for unlawful delivery to minors) and 616.855 (Items exempt from unit pricing requirements) and ORS chapter 689 and the application of ORS 167.203 (Definitions for ORS 167.212 to 167.252), 414.325 (Prescription drugs), 430.405 (“Drug-dependent person” defined for ORS 430.415), 435.010 (License required for manufacture or sale of contraceptives), 453.025 (Certain practices not affected by ORS 453.005 to 453.135), 475.005 (Definitions for ORS 475.005 to 475.285 and 475.752 to 475.980), 475.135 (Grounds to grant or deny registration), 475.185 (When prescriptions required), 475.752 (Prohibited acts generally), 475.906 (Penalties for unlawful delivery to minors) and 616.855 (Items exempt from unit pricing requirements) and ORS chapter 689 to other persons and circumstances shall not be affected and shall remain in full force and effect without the invalid provision or application. [1979 c.777 §63; 1999 c.605 §6; 1999 c.1051 §137]

Note: 689.045 (Severability) was enacted into law by the Legislative Assembly but was not added to or made a part of ORS chapter 689 or any series therein by legislative action. See Preface to Oregon Revised Statutes for further explanation.

Chapter 689

Notes of Decisions

Board of Pharmacy had authority to adopt rule making drug ephedrine available by prescrip­tion only. Northwest Connec­tion v. Board of Pharmacy, 108 Or App 320, 814 P2d 191 (1991)

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Authority of board to require retail price list of prescrip­tion drugs, (1975) Vol 37, p 345; hospital policy requiring pharmacy depart­ment to substitute therapeutically equivalent but not generically identical drugs, (1979) Vol 40, p 145; licensing require­ments for hospital technicians employed by state correc­tional facilities, (1987) Vol 45, p 188

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 689—Pharmacists; Drug Outlets; Drug Sales, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors689.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
 
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2017, Chapter 689, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano689.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
 
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.