Or. Admin. R. 333-008-2070 - General Requirements for Medical Marijuana Processing Sites and Dispensaries: Advertising Restrictions

Current through Register Vol. 61, No. 4, April 1, 2022

(1) A registrant may not have advertising that:
(a) Contains statements that are deceptive, false, or misleading;
(b) Contains any content that can reasonably be considered to target minors including but not limited to cartoon characters, toys, or similar images and items typically marketed towards minors;
(c) Specifically encourages the transportation of marijuana items across state lines;
(d) Asserts that marijuana items are safe or safer for reasons including but not limited to because they are regulated by the Authority or have been tested by a certified laboratory;
(e) Make claims that a marijuana item has curative or therapeutic effects unless the claim is supported by the totality of publicly available scientific evidence (including evidence from well-designed studies conducted in a manner consistent with generally recognized scientific procedures and principles) and for which there is significant scientific agreement among experts qualified by scientific training and experience to evaluate such claims; or
(f) Display consumption of marijuana items.
(2) A registrant may not make any deceptive, false, or misleading assertions or statements on any product, any sign, or any document provided to a patient, caregiver, or to an individual as that term is defined in OAR 333-008-1500.
(3) A registrant must include the following statement on all advertising:
(a) "Do not operate a vehicle or machinery under the influence of marijuana".
(b) "Keep marijuana out of the reach of children".
(4) A registrant must remove any sign, display, or advertisement if the Authority finds it violates this rule.
(5) The Authority will notify the registrant and specify a reasonable time period for the registrant to remove any sign, display or advertisement that the Authority finds objectionable.


Or. Admin. R. 333-008-2070
PH 9-2016, f. 2-26-16, cert. ef. 3/1/2016; PH 192-2018, minor correction filed 04/30/2018, effective 4/30/2018

Statutory/Other Authority: ORS 475B.840, 475B.858 & 475B.949

Statutes/Other Implemented: ORS 475B.840 & 475B.858

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