Application, Administration and Enforcement of Wildlife Laws

ORS 496.211
Limitation on amount and use


The State of Oregon shall be limited to a once a year provision of salmon pursuant to ORS 496.201 (Department to furnish salmon for ceremonies).


If the Indian tribes referred to in ORS 496.201 (Department to furnish salmon for ceremonies) (1) use salmon provided by the state for this purpose in any manner other than that described in ORS 496.201 (Department to furnish salmon for ceremonies), they shall pay to the State Department of Fish and Wildlife the prevailing wholesale rate per pound of the entire amount of salmon supplied to that tribe or tribes for that year. [1981 c.575 §4; 1987 c.99 §3]
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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