Application, Administration and Enforcement of Wildlife Laws

ORS 496.206
Written request for salmon

  • contents
  • time for providing salmon


(1)

The Indian tribes referred to in ORS 496.201 (Department to furnish salmon for ceremonies) (1) are required to set forth, in writing, their request for salmon. This request shall be submitted by the duly elected tribal governing body no later than 40 days prior to the ceremony and shall include:

(a)

The poundage of salmon required;

(b)

The date of the ceremony; and

(c)

A contact person that the state may refer questions to.

(2)

Prior to any state action, the written request must be received by:

(a)

The State Department of Fish and Wildlife;

(b)

The Attorney General; and

(c)

The United States Department of Interior.

(3)

The salmon shall be provided to the Indian tribes referred to in ORS 496.201 (Department to furnish salmon for ceremonies) (1) no later than 30 days after receiving a proper written request therefor. [1981 c.575 §3; 1987 c.99 §2]
Chapter 496

Notes of Decisions

Fish and Wildlife Commission has statutory authority to provide by rule for is suance of special ceremonial hunting permits for specific tribes that are not otherwise allowed under hunting and fishing agreement between federal and state governments and that tribe. Confederated Tribes of Siletz Indians of Oregon v. Department of Fish and Wildlife, 244 Or App 535, 260 P3d 705 (2011)

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Commission authority to restrict use of boat ramp it locates on state land, (1971) Vol 35, p 900


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