ORS 811.300
Failure to drive on right of approaching vehicle
  • exceptions
  • penalty


(1)

A person commits the offense of failure to drive on the right of an approaching vehicle if the person is operating a vehicle upon a roadway having width for not more than one lane of traffic in each direction and the person does not:

(a)

Pass to the right of any other vehicle proceeding on the roadway in the opposite direction; and

(b)

Give to the other at least one-half of the main traveled portion of the roadway as nearly as possible.

(2)

This section does not apply to a person operating a vehicle as otherwise directed by a traffic control device.

(3)

The offense described in this section, failure to drive on the right of an approaching vehicle, is a Class B traffic violation. [1983 c.338 §616]

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May. 15, 2020