When the Commission decides to establish
a new retail liquor store, the Commission:
(a) Determines the criteria for location and
(b) Determines a
geographic location in which to locate a retail liquor store or a precise
(c) Sets a target date
for a retail liquor store to begin operation; and
Follows the procedure described in OAR
for selecting and appointing a retail sales
Commission may discontinue a retail liquor store that has a retail sales agent
vacancy. If the Commission continues a retail liquor store, it evaluates
whether the existing premises satisfactorily meets the standards for location
and premises set forth in the Site Evaluation Form. If it does not meet the
minimum standards, the Commission follows the procedure described in section
(1) of this rule.
Commission may arrange for a particular location for a retail liquor store,
before appointing a retail sales agent. The Commission may sign an option to
lease or enter into a lease that is assignable to a retail sales agent without
recourse by the lessor against the Commission. A retail sales agent must
reimburse the Commission, on its terms, for appropriate expenses associated
with establishing a retail liquor store.
Or. Admin. R.
LCC 14-1978, f. & ef.
10-26-78; Renumbered from 845-010-0343; LCC 15-1986, f. 10-16-86, ef. 1-1-87;
OLCC 2-2003, f. 1-27-03, cert. ef. 2-1-03, Renumbered from
Stat. Auth.: ORS 471,
& (5), 472.030,
Stats. Implemented: ORS