ORS 814.280
Endangering motorcycle passenger; penalty


A person commits the offense of endangering a motorcycle passenger if the person is operating a motorcycle and the person carries another person on the motorcycle who is not wearing a motorcycle helmet.


Exemptions from this section are established under ORS 814.290 (Exemptions from motorcycle helmet requirements).


The offense described in this section, endangering a motorcycle passenger, is a Class D traffic violation. [1983 c.338 §692; 1987 c.910 §5; 1995 c.492 §6]

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May. 15, 2020