OAR 603-015-0105
Assessing a Civil Penalty


In assessing a civil penalty, the Department shall assess a civil penalty of not more than $500 for each violation against an animal rescue entity for failure to comply with the provisions of ORS 609.415 (Animal rescue entities) and OAR 603-015-0075 (Intent and Purpose) to OAR 603-015-0110 (Civil Penalty Determination Formula).


In determining the amount of a civil penalty to be assessed for a violation, the Department shall consider the degree and extent of harm or risk of harm caused by the violation including but not limited to factors such as record of previous violations, preventability of the violation, and whether negligence or misconduct was involved. The following violation matrix and penalty calculation formula shall be used for penalty assessment:
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Source: Rule 603-015-0105 — Assessing a Civil Penalty, https://secure.­sos.­state.­or.­us/oard/view.­action?ruleNumber=603-015-0105.

Last Updated

Jun. 8, 2021

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