(1) Nurseries voluntarily participating in
the certification program shall enter into a compliance agreement with the
Department, which shall be submitted to the Department by March 31 of each year
so as to provide sufficient time for inspection and indexing of registered G2
and G3 scion and seed trees and for the inspection of nursery stock to be
submitted for certification. The nursery participation fee (see (4)) must be
submitted with the compliance agreement by March 31 of each year.
(2) The compliance agreement shall contain
the information required thereon, including the consent of the applicant for
the Department to obtain propagating wood or expanded leaf tissues from any
tree for inspection and testing purposes.
(3) Except as otherwise provided, fees
charged by the certifying agency for certification are payable on or before
July 1 of each year, and are for the sole purpose of defraying expenses
incurred by the Department in the inspection, approval, or certification
procedures provided for in this certification program, and for providing funds
to the Department to support appropriate plant virus survey programs. Payment
thereof shall not be construed as granting any right or privilege to the
The fees payable
under this section shall be determined in accordance with the fee schedule (see
(4)(a)-(d)). Testing of Prunus, Malus, Pyrus, Chaenomeles, and Cydonia,
materials will be performed annually by the Department. These fees shall be
payable upon request of the Department:
The fee for participation shall be $200 annually per participating
(b) The fee shall be
$10.00 per sample per Ilarvirus (Prunus necrotic ring spot virus, prune dwarf
virus, and apple mosaic virus) test requested;
(c) The fee shall be $7.00 per sample per
Tomato ring spot virus test requested;
(d) The fee shall be $7.00 per sample per
each additional virus test requested.
Or. Admin. R.
AD 17-1977, f. & ef.
7-15-77; AD 17-1994, f. & cert. ef. 11-10-94; DOA 14-2004, f. & cert.
ef. 6-1-04; DOA 6-2007, f. & cert. ef. 3-16-07; DOA 5-2013, f. & cert.
Forms referenced are available from the
Stat. Auth.: ORS 561, 571 & 632
Stats. Implemented: ORS 561, 571 & 632