State Department of Agriculture

ORS 561.010
Department created

  • director, appointment, confirmation and term

There is created a department of the government of this state to be known as the State Department of Agriculture. The executive officer of the department shall be the Director of Agriculture who shall execute all matters pertaining to the department, subject to policy direction by the State Board of Agriculture. The director shall be appointed by the Governor, subject to confirmation by the Senate in the manner provided in ORS 171.562 (Procedures for confirmation) and 171.565 (Vote required for confirmation), and shall serve during the pleasure of the Governor. [Amended by 1959 c.639 §3; 1973 c.792 §24; 1977 c.198 §1]


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