ORS 814.487
Exemptions from protective headgear requirements

A person is exempt from the requirements under ORS 814.485 (Failure to wear protective headgear) and 814.486 (Endangering bicycle operator or passenger) to wear protective headgear, if wearing the headgear would violate a religious belief or practice of the person. [1995 c.581 §4]
Chapter 814

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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