Destroyed, Totaled, Abandoned, Low-Value and Stolen Vehicles

ORS 819.200
Exemption from notice and hearing requirements for vehicle held in criminal investigation

A vehicle that is being held as part of any criminal investigation is not subject to any requirements under ORS 819.170 (Notice prior to taking vehicle into custody and towing) to 819.190 (Hearing to contest validity of custody and towing) unless the criminal investigation relates to the theft of the vehicle. [1983 c.338 §426; 1993 c.385 §9]
§§ 819.110 to 819.270

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Under Former Similar Statute

Due process requirements of procedures for removal by State Police of abandoned and illegally parked vehicles from right of way of state or interstate highway or from state property, (1981) Vol 41, p 474


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Jun. 26, 2021