Public Health Programs and Activities

ORS 431A.900
Civil penalty for violation of ORS 431A


In addition to any other penalty provided by law, the Attorney General may impose a civil penalty not to exceed $10,000 for each violation of ORS 431A.860 (Duty of pharmacy to report to program), 431A.865 (Disclosure of information) or 431A.870 (Duty of pharmacist to fill prescription). Each improper release of information from the prescription monitoring program in violation of ORS 431A.865 (Disclosure of information) is a separate violation.


Civil penalties under this section shall be imposed as provided in ORS 183.745 (Civil penalty procedures).


The Department of Justice may adopt rules as required to carry out the provisions of this section.


Penalties recovered under this section shall be paid into the State Treasury and credited to the General Fund. [Formerly 431.992]


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Mar. 11, 2023