Violations and Fines

ORS 153.660
Use of amounts paid to county treasurer


(1)

If a justice or municipal court imposes a fine for any offense other than a traffic offense and the full amount of the fine imposed is collected, the last $16 of the amount collected shall be paid to the county treasurer for the county in which the court is located and may be used only for the purposes specified in this section. If the full amount of the fine imposed is not collected, the $16 payment required by this subsection shall be reduced by one dollar for every dollar of the fine that is not collected. The provisions of this subsection do not apply to fines imposed for violations of ORS 811.590 (Unlawful parking in winter recreation parking area), 814.485 (Failure to wear protective headgear), 814.486 (Endangering bicycle operator or passenger), 814.534 (Failure of motor assisted scooter operator to wear protective headgear), 814.536 (Endangering motor assisted scooter operator), 814.600 (Failure of skateboarder, scooter rider or in-line skater to wear protective headgear) or 830.990 (Penalties) (1).

(2)

Sixty percent of the amounts paid to the county treasurer under this section and under ORS 153.645 (Disposition of fines for traffic offenses) (4) and 153.650 (Disposition of fines for traffic offenses) (4) shall be deposited by the treasurer in the county treasury and may be used only for drug and alcohol programs and for the costs of planning, operating and maintaining county juvenile and adult corrections programs and facilities.

(3)

Forty percent of the amounts paid to the county treasurer under this section and under ORS 153.645 (Disposition of fines for traffic offenses) (4) and 153.650 (Disposition of fines for traffic offenses) (4) shall be deposited by the treasurer in the court facilities security account established under ORS 1.182 (Court facilities security accounts) for the county in which the court is located. [2013 c.685 §13]

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Jun. 26, 2021