(1)“Abatement”: Action by a person to comply with a cited violation of the rules or statutes.
(2)“Director”: The Director of the Department of Agriculture, or the Director’s designee.
(3)“Good cause”: Means a cause beyond the reasonable control of the person. “Good cause” exists when it is established by satisfactory evidence that factors or circumstances are beyond the control of a rational and prudent person of normal sensitivity, exercising ordinary common sense.
(4)“Magnitude of Violation”: Means the seriousness of a violation with respect to how it is categorized. The prohibited acts shall be categorized as a Major violation, Moderate violation, or Minor violation.
(5)“Repeat violation”: A violation that has not been fully corrected by the date ordered or subsequent violation of the same rule, order or statute.
(6)“Violation”: The breach of a person’s duty to comply with ORS Chapters 561, 570, or 571 or any regulation, rule or order issued thereunder.
Rule 603-054-0045 — Definitions,