Rules of the Road for Drivers

ORS 811.616
Oregon Wounded Warrior placard

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(1)

The Department of Transportation shall issue an “Oregon Wounded Warrior” disabled person parking permit in the form of an “Oregon Wounded Warrior” placard or decal for use by a wounded warrior.

(2)

A person is a wounded warrior who qualifies for an “Oregon Wounded Warrior” parking permit if the person:

(a)

Submits written proof to the Department of Transportation of having a United States Department of Veterans Affairs total disability rating of at least 50 percent as a result of an injury or illness that the veteran incurred, or that was aggravated, during active military service; and

(b)

Received a discharge or release under other than dishonorable conditions.

(3)

The Department of Transportation shall determine the form, size and content of the placards or decals, except that the department shall require that the placards or decals:

(a)

Include the words “Oregon Wounded Warrior.”

(b)

Have an expiration date that is visible from outside the vehicle when the placard or decal is displayed on or in the vehicle.

(4)

The Department of Transportation shall by rule determine how a person may apply for an “Oregon Wounded Warrior” placard or decal under this section.

(5)

An applicant for an “Oregon Wounded Warrior” placard or decal issued by the Department of Transportation under this section must have a driver license, a disability golf cart driver permit or an identification card issued by the department. The placard or decal shall be valid as long as the license, permit or identification card is valid and may be renewed when the license, permit or identification card is renewed.

(6)

The expiration date shall be the same as the expiration date of the driver license, disability golf cart driver permit or identification card of the holder of the placard or decal. [2018 c.69 §2]
Note: 811.616 (Oregon Wounded Warrior placard) was added to and made a part of the Oregon Vehicle Code by legislative action but was not added to ORS chapter 811 or any series therein. See Preface to Oregon Revised Statutes for further explanation.
Chapter 811

See also annotations under ORS chapter 483 in permanent edition.

Notes of Decisions

Under Former Similar Statute

A party in violation of a motor vehicle statute is negligent as a matter of law unless he introduces evidence from which the trier of fact could find that he was acting as a reasonably prudent person under the circumstances. Barnum v. Williams, 264 Or 71, 504 P2d 122 (1972)

Law Review Citations

Under Former Similar Statute

10 WLJ 207 (1974)


Source

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Jun. 26, 2021