The Oregon Cannabis Commission (OCC) was established in the 2017 legislative session through
House Bill 2198. In 2018,
Senate Bill 1544 amended the tasks of the OCC.
The role and responsibility of the OCC is to:
- Provide advice to the Oregon Health Authority with respect to the administration of ORS 475C.770 to 475C.919;
- Provide advice to the Oregon Liquor Control Commission with respect to the administration of ORS 475C.005 to 475C.525, insofar as those statutes pertain to registry identification cardholders and designated primary caregivers, as those terms are defined in ORS 475C.777;
- Develop a long-term strategic plan for ensuring that cannabis will remain a therapeutic option for persons with debilitating medical conditions as defined in ORS 475C.777;
- Develop a long-term strategic plan for ensuring that cannabis will remain affordable for persons with debilitating medical conditions as defined in ORS 475C.777; and
- Monitor and study federal laws, regulations and policies regarding marijuana.
OCC Open Positions
The Oregon Cannabis Commission (OCC) is seeking candidates to fill open positions. OCC is currently looking to fill two vacant positions; an attending provider as defined in
and medical grower as defined in
. Members serve a term of four years each.
Note that only completed applications will be processed and considered for appointment. The application site lists items needed to apply, including:
- Uploaded resume (PDF only).
- Uploaded short personal bio.
- Responses to the general application and background questions.
Those unable to complete the form electronically should contact the Executive Appointments Office at
email@example.com for assistance.
OCC All Subcommittee Roundtable Meeting
August 18, 2022
The Oregon Cannabis Commission meets on a regular basis.
Upcoming meeting Events: