Applicability to local ordinances
(1)ORS 646A.064 (Definitions for ORS 646A.064 to 646A.067) to 646A.067 (Preemption of local requirements applicable to pawnbrokers) do not apply within the jurisdiction of any city or county that the Secretary of State has identified as having in effect an ordinance that imposes on precious metal secondhand dealers:
(a)Substantially equivalent or more stringent record keeping requirements for transactions; and
(b)Equal or longer holding periods for items of precious metal that are acquired by precious metal secondhand dealers through transactions.
(2)The secretary shall maintain on the secretary’s website a list of cities and counties in which ORS 646A.064 (Definitions for ORS 646A.064 to 646A.067) to 646A.067 (Preemption of local requirements applicable to pawnbrokers) do not apply.
(3)Each city or county that has an ordinance in effect that the city or county determines is as described in subsection (1) of this section shall notify the secretary in writing and shall include a copy of the ordinance or an electronic link to the ordinance. If the city or county amends or repeals the ordinance, the city or county shall notify the secretary of the amendment or repeal and, in the case of an amendment, the city or county determination of whether the ordinance as amended still is as described in subsection (1) of this section. [2012 c.99 §3]
Section 646A.066 — Applicability to local ordinances,