Reuse and Recycling

ORS 459A.711
Space occupied by dealer described

For purposes of ORS 459A.710 (Practices required of dealers and distributors) and 459A.715 (Refusal of dealer or distributor to accept or pay refund in certain cases), the space that a dealer occupies equals the retail space if:


The retail space is less than 5,000 square feet;


The retail space occupies less than 50 percent of the leased or owned space where retail operations are located; and


The nonretail space is used in whole or in part for the manufacturing of beverages. [2019 c.373 §2]
§§ 459A.700 to 459A.740

(formerly 459.810 to 459.890)

Notes of Decisions

The "bottle bill" is a valid exercise of Oregon's police power and is valid under the U.S. Constitution and the Oregon Constitution. Am. Can Co. v. Ore. Liquor Control Comm., 15 Or App 618, 517 P2d 691 (1973)

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Effect of constitutional provision requiring payments based on government regulations restricting use of property, (2001) Vol 49, p 284

Law Review Citations

53 OLR 479-482 (1974); 4 EL 419-427 (1974); 54 OLR 175 (1975)

§§ 459A.005 to 459A.085

(formerly 459.165 to 459.200)

Law Review Citations

15 EL 387 (1985)


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Jun. 26, 2021