Rules of the Road for Drivers

ORS 811.625
Unlawful use of disabled person parking permit

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(1)

A person commits the offense of unlawful use of a disabled person parking permit if the person:

(a)

Is not a person with a disability and is not transporting the holder of a disabled person parking permit to or from the parking location; and

(b)

Uses a disabled person parking permit described under ORS 811.602 (Disabled person parking permit) or 811.606 (Parking permit for person with temporary disability) to exercise any privileges granted under ORS 811.635 (Privileges granted by disabled person parking permit other than program placard).

(2)

Except as provided in subsection (3) of this section, unlawful use of a disabled person parking permit is a Class C traffic violation.

(3)

A second or subsequent conviction for unlawful use of a disabled person parking permit is a Class A traffic violation. [1983 c.338 §681; 1987 c.187 §3; 1989 c.243 §9; 1991 c.741 §12; 1995 c.79 §374; 2001 c.367 §3; 2007 c.70 §338; 2011 c.597 §100]
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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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