General Provisions and Definitions for Oregon Vehicle Code

ORS 801.348
“Motor assisted scooter”

“Motor assisted scooter” means a vehicle that:


Is designed to be operated on the ground with not more than four wheels;


Has a foot support or seat for the operator’s use;


Can be propelled by motor or human propulsion; and


Is equipped with a power source that is incapable of propelling the vehicle at a speed of greater than 24 miles per hour on level ground and:


If the power source is a combustion engine, has a piston or rotor displacement of 35 cubic centimeters or less regardless of the number of chambers in the power source; or


If the power source is electric, has a power output of not more than 1,000 watts. [2001 c.749 §2; 2018 c.3 §1]


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Jun. 26, 2021