Aircraft Operation

ORS 837.310

  • exceptions


Except as otherwise provided in ORS 837.310 (Restrictions) to 837.345 (Training), a law enforcement agency may not operate an unmanned aircraft system, acquire information through the operation of an unmanned aircraft system or disclose information acquired through the operation of an unmanned aircraft system.


Any image or other information that is acquired through the use of an unmanned aircraft system by a law enforcement agency in violation of ORS 837.310 (Restrictions) to 837.345 (Training), and any evidence derived from that image or information:


Is not admissible in, and may not be disclosed in, a judicial proceeding, administrative proceeding, arbitration proceeding or other adjudicatory proceeding; and


May not be used to establish reasonable suspicion or probable cause to believe that an offense has been committed. [2013 c.686 §2; 2015 c.315 §2]
Note: See note under 837.300 (Definitions).


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May 26, 2023