Department of Agriculture,
Oregon Sheep Commission Chapter 644
Caption: To increase the assessment rate to
$1.03 cents per pound of wool sold.
Order No.: SHEEP 1-2011
Filed with Sec. of
Certified to be
Rules Amended: 644-010-0010
Rules Repealed: 644-010-0010(T)
Subject: To repeal the temporary rule and amend the permanent
rules establishing the assessment on the sale of wool sold through commercial
channels to $0.03 cents per pound of wool in the grease basis.
Rules Coordinator: Richard Kosesan—(503) 370-7024
(1) Any first purchaser shall deduct and
withhold an assessment of three cents ($.03) per pound from the price paid to
the producer thereof, after January 1, 2011, for all wool produced in Oregon.
(2) All casual sales of wool made by the
producer direct to the consumer and in an amount less than 200 pounds in any
calendar year shall be exempt from the assessment.
(3) Any person (including producers eligible
for exemption from assessment as casual sales) may donate to the Commission.
Such authorization may be made by so indicating and signing such donation on
the payment slips prepared by the first handler (who will include such
donations in the quarterly report).
Hist.: SC 2, f. 12-20-77, ef. 1-1-78; SC 1-1985, f. & ef.
11-20-85; SHEEP 1-2004, f. & cert. ef. 1-8-04; SHEEP 1-2005, f. 12-15-05
cert. ef. 1-1-06; SHEEP 1-2006, f. 12-12-06, cert.ef. 1-1-07; SHEEP 1-2010(Temp),
12-15-10, cert. ef. 1-1-11 thru 3-31-11; SHEEP 1-2011, f. & cert. ef.
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