2012 Regular Session
|At the request of:|
|Bill Title:||Relating to beverage containers; and declaring an emergency.|
Allows beverage distributors or importers to establish distributor cooperative for certain purposes.
Provides that dealer that uses distributor cooperative is not required to return beverage containers to distributor or importer that does not participate in distributor cooperative. Requires distributor cooperative, and distributors and importers that do not participate in distributor cooperative, to provide Oregon Liquor Control Commission with report on beverage container return data each calendar year. Punishes failure to provide such information by potential suspension or revocation of license and maximum one year's imprisonment, $6,250 fine, or both. Requires commission, by August 1 of each calendar year, to calculate and post on website previous calendar year's percentage of beverage containers returned for refund value for each distributor cooperative, for each distributor or importer that does not participate in distributor cooperative and for all distributors and importers in Oregon. Declares emergency, effective on passage.
|Chapter Number:||Chapter 100|
|Fiscal Impact:||Has Minimal Fiscal Impact|
|Revenue Impact:||Has Minimal Revenue Impact|
|Measure Analysis:||Staff Measure Summary / Impact Statements|
|Current Location:||Chapter Number Assigned|
|Potential Conflicts of Interest/Vote Explanations:||Potential Conflicts of Interest/Vote Explanation Documents|