Small Watercraft

ORS 830.096
Conditional suspension of fine for violation of boating safety requirements

In any proceeding for a violation of ORS 830.088 (Operation of motorboat by person 12 to 15 years of age), 830.090 (Operation of motorboat by person 16 years of age or older), 830.092 (Exemption from requirement to obtain boating safety education card) or 830.094 (Boating safety education card required to operate motorboat), the court shall conditionally suspend all or part of the fine to be imposed on the defendant if the defendant appears personally and agrees to complete, at the defendant’s own expense, a boating safety course approved by the State Marine Board under ORS 830.084 (Requirements for mandatory boating safety education program) within the time limits imposed by the court. [1999 c.716 §14; 2001 c.104 §313]
Note: 830.096 (Conditional suspension of fine for violation of boating safety requirements) was enacted into law by the Legislative Assembly but was not added to or made a part of ORS chapter 830 or any series therein by legislative action. See Preface to Oregon Revised Statutes for further explanation.


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