ORS 814.072
Issuance of permit to be upon or to proceed along highway


A road authority may issue a permit that authorizes a pedestrian or a group to be positioned upon or to proceed along a highway if the pedestrian or group shows to the satisfaction of the road authority:


Proof of liability insurance in an amount of not less than $1 million; and


That the pedestrian or group will meet the public safety requirements adopted by the Department of Transportation by rule.


Upon issuance of a permit, the permit holder shall provide a copy of the permit to any applicable local jurisdiction. [2008 c.47 §5]
Note: 814.072 (Issuance of permit to be upon or to proceed along highway) was added to and made a part of the Oregon Vehicle Code by legislative action but was not added to ORS chapter 814 or any series therein. See Preface to Oregon Revised Statutes for further explanation.
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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)


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