Motor Carriers

ORS 825.410
Drug and alcohol testing program

  • report of positive test


Every motor carrier must:


Have an in-house drug and alcohol testing program that meets the federal requirements of 49 C.F.R. part 382; or


Be a member of a consortium, as defined in 49 C.F.R. 382.107, that provides testing that meets the federal requirements.


At the time of registration or renewal of registration of a commercial vehicle or a commercial motor vehicle under any provision of ORS chapter 803 or 826, a motor carrier must certify to the Department of Transportation that the carrier is in compliance with subsection (1) of this section and, if the carrier belongs to a consortium, must provide the department with the names of persons who operate the consortium.


When a medical review officer of a motor carrier’s testing program or of the consortium the carrier belongs to determines that a positive test result is valid, the officer must report the finding to the department. [1999 c.1099 §2]
Chapter 825

(formerly chapter 767)

Notes of Decisions

Political subdivisions subject to provisions of Public Contracts and Purchasing Law, [former] ORS chapter 279, are not required to comply with it before entering into contracts for supplies or services of public utilities whose rates are regulated pursuant to this chapter (formerly ORS chapter 767). Bower Trucking and Whse. Co. v. Multnomah Cty., 35 Or App 427, 582 P2d 439 (1978)

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Nonprofit operation of van pools, (1978) Vol 38, p 1780


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