ORS 480.349
Use of gasoline dispensing device by motorcycle operator


As used in this section, “motorcycle” has the meaning given that term in ORS 801.365 (“Motorcycle”).


Notwithstanding ORS 480.330 (Operation of gasoline dispensing device by public prohibited) and 480.340 (Coin-operated or self-service gasoline pumps prohibited):


Upon the request of an operator of a motorcycle, the owner, operator or employee of a filling station, service station, garage or other dispensary where Class 1 flammable liquids are dispensed at retail shall set the fuel dispensing device and hand the discharge nozzle to the operator of the motorcycle.


An operator of a motorcycle who is handed a discharge nozzle under paragraph (a) of this subsection:


May dispense Class 1 flammable liquids into the operator’s motorcycle.


Shall, after dispensing the liquids, return the discharge nozzle to the owner, operator or employee.


The owner, operator or employee who is handed the discharge nozzle shall return the nozzle to the pump or take any other actions necessary to ensure safe completion of the fueling operation. [2001 c.344 §2]
Note: 480.349 (Use of gasoline dispensing device by motorcycle operator) was added to and made a part of 480.315 (Policy) to 480.385 (Civil penalty for gasoline dispensing law violations) by legislative action but was not added to any smaller series therein. See Preface to Oregon Revised Statutes for further explanation.


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