(1)Treated timber products are not subject to these fees.
(2)The importer of untreated timber products shall pay to the Oregon Department of Agriculture a timber products health program fee according to the following schedule:
(a)Wood chips: 50 cents per bone dry ton.
(b)Timber products other than wood chips: $5 per one thousand board feet.
(c)Minimum charge will be $50.
(3)If the imported untreated timber products are not scaled, the department will use the following conversion factors: 4.8 cubic meters equals one thousand board feet for logs or 2.4 cubic meters equals one thousand board feet for lumber applied to the quantities listed on the bill of lading.
(4)The department will invoice the importer for the amount payable. The importer shall pay the appropriate fee within 30 days after taking delivery of such products. For purposes of this program, the issue date of the department invoice will be considered the official date delivery was taken.
Rule 603-052-1130 — Fees,