Chapter 811 Rules of the Road for Drivers

Sections

811.005
Duty to exercise due care
811.015
Failure to obey traffic patrol member; penalty
811.017
Failure to yield to traffic patrol member; penalty
811.020
Passing stopped vehicle at crosswalk; penalty
811.025
Failure to yield to pedestrian on sidewalk; penalty
811.028
Failure to stop and remain stopped for pedestrian; penalty
811.030
Driving through safety zone; penalty
811.035
Failure to stop and remain stopped for pedestrian who has limited vision or is blind; penalty
811.050
Failure to yield to rider on bicycle lane; penalty
811.055
Failure to yield to bicyclist on sidewalk; penalty
811.059
Milkman Mike Act
811.060
Vehicular assault; penalty
811.065
Unsafe passing of person operating bicycle; penalty
811.100
Violation of basic speed rule; penalty
811.105
Speeds that are evidence of basic rule violation
811.108
Relationship between speed limits and basic rule
811.109
Penalties for speed violations
811.111
Violating a speed limit; penalty
811.124
Meaning of “children are present” in ORS 811.111
811.125
Speed racing on highway; penalty
811.127
Organizing a speed racing event; penalty
811.130
Impeding traffic; penalty
811.135
Careless driving; penalty
811.140
Reckless driving; penalty
811.145
Failure to yield to emergency vehicle or ambulance; penalty
811.147
Failure to maintain safe distance from motor vehicle; penalty
811.150
Interference with emergency vehicle or ambulance; exemptions; penalty
811.155
Failure to stop for bus safety lights; exemptions; penalty
811.157
Report by driver of violation of ORS 811.155; contents
811.159
Law enforcement agency response to report of violation of ORS 811.155
811.160
Interference with rail fixed guideway public transportation system operation; penalty
811.165
Failure to stop for passenger loading of public transit vehicle; penalty
811.167
Failure to yield right of way to transit bus; rules; penalty
811.170
Violation of open container law; penalty
811.172
Improperly disposing of human waste; penalty
811.175
Violation driving while suspended or revoked; penalties
811.180
Affirmative defenses
811.182
Criminal driving while suspended or revoked; penalties
811.190
Operation with obstructing passenger; penalty
811.193
Smoking, aerosolizing or vaporizing in motor vehicle when child is present; penalty
811.195
Having passenger in trailer; penalty
811.200
Carrying dog on external part of vehicle; penalty
811.205
Carrying minor on external part of vehicle; penalty
811.207
Legislative findings regarding restraint of children in motor vehicles
811.210
Failure to properly use safety belts; penalty
811.215
Exemptions from safety belt requirements
811.220
Certificates of exemption from safety belt requirement
811.225
Failure to maintain safety belts in working order; penalty
811.230
Definitions; fine; notice
811.231
Reckless endangerment of highway workers; penalties
811.232
Refusing to obey flagger; penalty
811.233
Failure to yield right of way to highway worker; penalty
811.235
Fine for traffic offenses in school zones
811.250
Law applicable to vehicles registered out of state
811.255
Permitting unlawful operation of vehicle; penalty
811.260
Appropriate driver responses to traffic control devices
811.265
Driver failure to obey traffic control device; penalty
811.270
Failure to obey one-way designation; penalty
811.275
Failure to yield right of way at uncontrolled intersection; penalty
811.277
Failure to yield right of way at uncontrolled T intersection; penalty
811.280
Failure of driver entering roadway to yield right of way; penalty
811.285
Failure of merging driver to yield right of way; penalty
811.290
Obstructing cross traffic; penalty
811.292
Failure to yield right of way within roundabout; exception; penalty
811.295
Failure to drive on right; exceptions; penalty
811.300
Failure to drive on right of approaching vehicle; exceptions; penalty
811.305
Driving on left on curve or grade or at intersection or rail crossing; exceptions; penalty
811.310
Crossing center line on two-way, four-lane road; exceptions; penalty
811.315
Failure of slow driver to drive on right; exceptions; penalty
811.320
Failure to drive to right on divided highway; exceptions; penalty
811.325
Failure to keep camper, trailer or truck in right lane; exceptions; penalty
811.330
Driving wrong way around traffic island; penalty
811.335
Unlawful or unsignaled turn; penalty
811.340
Improperly executed left turn; penalty
811.345
Failure to use special left turn lane; penalty
811.346
Misuse of special left turn lane; penalty
811.350
Dangerous left turn; penalty
811.355
Improperly executed right turn; penalty
811.360
Vehicle turns permitted at stop light; proceeding against traffic control device; improperly proceeding at stop light; penalty
811.365
Illegal U-turn; penalty
811.370
Failure to drive within lane; exception; penalty
811.375
Unlawful or unsignaled change of lane; penalty
811.380
Improper use of center lane on three-lane road; penalty
811.385
Depriving motorcycle or moped of full lane; penalty
811.390
Unlawful use of lights to signal for passing; penalty
811.395
Appropriate signals for stopping, turning, changing lanes and decelerating
811.400
Failure to use appropriate signal for turn, lane change, stop or exit from roundabout; penalty
811.405
Failure to signal with lights; exceptions; penalty
811.410
Unsafe passing on left; penalty
811.415
Unsafe passing on right; penalty
811.420
Passing in no passing zone; exceptions; penalty
811.425
Failure of slower driver to yield to overtaking vehicle; penalty
811.430
Driving on highway divider; exceptions; penalty
811.435
Operation of motor vehicle on bicycle trail; exemptions; penalty
811.440
When motor vehicles may operate on bicycle lane
811.445
Use of throughway when prohibited; penalty
811.450
Violation of posted truck routes; defense; penalty
811.455
Failure to stop for railroad signal; penalty
811.460
Failure to follow rail crossing procedures for high-risk vehicles; application; penalty
811.462
Failure of operator of commercial motor vehicle to slow down and check tracks; penalty
811.465
Exemptions from high-risk vehicle rail crossing procedures
811.470
Improper movement of heavy equipment across rail crossing; application; penalty
811.475
Obstructing rail crossing; penalty
811.480
Illegal backing; penalty
811.482
Use of marijuana in motor vehicle; penalty
811.483
Safety corridors; penalty
811.485
Following too closely; penalty
811.490
Improper opening or leaving open of vehicle door; penalty
811.492
Engine braking; penalty; exception
811.495
Unlawful coasting on downgrade; exception; penalty
811.500
Unlawful stop or deceleration; penalty
811.505
Failure to stop when emerging from alley, driveway or building; penalty
811.507
Operating motor vehicle while using mobile electronic device; exceptions; penalty
811.508
Distracted driving avoidance course; rules
811.510
Dangerous operation around livestock; penalty
811.512
Unlawfully operating low-speed vehicle on highway; penalty
811.513
Unlawfully operating medium-speed electric vehicle on highway; penalty
811.514
Unlawfully operating racing activity vehicle on highway; penalty
811.515
When lights must be displayed; kind of light; number; direction; use on certain vehicles
811.520
Unlawful use or failure to use lights; penalty
811.525
Exemptions from requirements for use of lights
811.526
Safety campaign for use of headlights
811.530
Failure to post warnings for disabled vehicle; application; penalty
811.535
Failing to obey police officer; penalty
811.540
Fleeing or attempting to elude police officer; penalty
811.550
Places where stopping, standing and parking prohibited
811.555
Illegal stopping, standing or parking; affirmative defense; penalty
811.560
Exemptions from prohibitions on stopping, standing or parking
811.565
Dangerous movement of stopped, standing or parked vehicle; penalty
811.570
Improperly positioning parallel parked vehicle; exception; affirmative defense; penalty
811.575
Violation of posted parking restrictions on state highways; affirmative defense; penalty
811.580
Parking vehicle on state highway for vending purposes; penalty
811.585
Failure to secure motor vehicle; affirmative defense; penalty
811.587
Unlawful parking in space reserved for alternative fuel vehicle refueling; penalty
811.590
Unlawful parking in winter recreation parking area; exemptions; penalty
811.595
Winter recreation parking permit; rules; fees
811.600
Fees for winter recreation parking permits
811.602
Disabled person parking permit; content; rules
811.603
Parking identification card without photograph; issuance; rules
811.604
Application for disabled person parking permit
811.605
Contents of individual placard or decal
811.606
Parking permit for person with temporary disability
811.607
Program placards; rules
811.609
Family placards
811.611
Foreign visitor placard
811.612
Maintenance of privileges after relocation
811.613
Wheelchair User placard; rules
811.615
Unlawful parking in space reserved for persons with disabilities; exceptions; penalty
811.616
Oregon Wounded Warrior placard; rules
811.617
Blocking parking space reserved for persons with disabilities; penalty
811.620
Removal of vehicle illegally parked in space reserved for persons with disabilities
811.625
Unlawful use of disabled person parking permit; penalty
811.627
Use of invalid disabled person parking permit; penalty
811.630
Misuse of program placard; penalty
811.632
Appointment of volunteers to issue citations
811.635
Privileges granted by disabled person parking permit other than program placard
811.637
Privileges granted by program placards
811.700
Failure to perform duties of driver when property is damaged; penalty
811.705
Failure to perform duties of driver to injured persons; penalty
811.706
Money damages resulting from violation of ORS 811.700 or 811.705
811.707
Crime classification for violation of ORS 811.705
811.710
Failure to perform duties of driver when animal is injured; penalty
811.715
Failure to perform duties of witness to accident; penalty
811.717
Failure to remove motor vehicle from roadway; penalty
811.720
When accident must be reported to Department of Transportation
811.725
Driver failure to report accident to Department of Transportation; penalty
811.730
Owner failure to report accident to Department of Transportation; penalty
811.735
Failure of vehicle occupant to make accident report to Department of Transportation; penalty
811.740
False accident report; penalty
811.745
When accident must be reported to police officer or law enforcement agency
811.747
Definitions for ORS 811.748 and 811.750
811.748
Driver failure to report accident to police officer or law enforcement agency; penalty
811.750
Failure of vehicle occupant to make accident report to police officer or law enforcement agency; penalty
811.800
Operation of funeral vehicles with improper lights; penalty
811.802
Failure to yield right of way to funeral procession; penalty
811.804
Intersection rules for funeral processions
811.806
Exceeding maximum speed for funeral procession; penalty
811.808
Exemption from speed limits for funeral escort vehicle
811.810
Disrupting funeral procession; penalty
811.812
Free passage for funeral procession vehicles