Violations and Fines

ORS 153.042

  • issuance


Except as provided in ORS 810.410 (Arrest and citation) for issuance of a citation based on a traffic violation, as that term is defined in ORS 801.557 (“Traffic violation”), or as otherwise specifically provided by law, an enforcement officer may issue a violation citation only if the conduct alleged to constitute a violation takes place in the presence of the enforcement officer and the enforcement officer has reasonable grounds to believe that the conduct constitutes a violation.


If the person receiving the citation is a firm, corporation or other organization, the citation may be issued to an employee, agent or representative of the firm, corporation or organization. [1999 c.1051 §9]


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Jun. 26, 2021