Birth Control

ORS 435.010
License required for manufacture or sale of contraceptives

  • exception


Appliances, drugs or medicinal preparations intended or that have special utility for the prevention of conception or sexually transmitted infections, or both, may not be manufactured or sold at wholesale in this state without a license issued by the State Board of Pharmacy, as provided in ORS 435.010 (License required for manufacture or sale of contraceptives) to 435.130 (Jurisdiction over prosecutions). A license described in this subsection must be obtained in addition to other licenses required by law.


The prohibitions of subsection (1) of this section do not apply to practitioners as defined in ORS 689.005 (Definitions). [Amended by 1969 c.328 §1; 1977 c.328 §1; 1979 c.777 §47; 2019 c.280 §16; 2019 c.456 §3]

Attorney General Opinions

Licensing restrictions on sales by manufacturers and wholesalers, (1975) Vol 37, p 746


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