2013 ORS § 801.477¹
Serious traffic violation

Serious traffic violation means:

(1) A violation, while operating a motor vehicle and holding a commercial driver license, of:

(a) ORS 811.140 (Reckless driving), reckless driving;

(b) Any law establishing a speed limit, if the person is operating the vehicle 30 miles per hour or more above the posted limit and a court orders a suspension under ORS 811.109 (Penalties for speed violations); or

(c) Any law establishing a speed limit, if the person is operating the vehicle at a speed of 100 miles per hour or greater.

(2) A violation, while operating a commercial motor vehicle, of:

(a) Any law establishing a speed limit, if the person is operating the vehicle 15 miles per hour or more above the posted limit.

(b) The basic speed rule established in ORS 811.100 (Violation of basic speed rule) if the person is operating the vehicle 15 miles per hour or more above the speeds established in ORS 811.105 (Speeds that are evidence of basic rule violation) as prima facie evidence of violation of the basic speed rule.

(c) ORS 807.010 (Operating vehicle without driving privileges or in violation of license restrictions) (1), operating a vehicle without driving privileges.

(d) ORS 807.570 (Failure to carry or present license), failure to carry a license or to present a license to a police officer.

(e) ORS 811.140 (Reckless driving), reckless driving.

(f) ORS 811.305 (Driving on left on curve or grade or at intersection or rail crossing), driving on the left on a curve or grade or at an intersection or rail crossing.

(g) ORS 811.370 (Failure to drive within lane), failure to drive within a lane.

(h) ORS 811.410 (Unsafe passing on left), unsafe passing on the left.

(i) ORS 811.415 (Unsafe passing on right), unsafe passing on the right.

(j) ORS 811.485 (Following too closely), following too closely.

(k) Any law relating to motor vehicle traffic control if the violation is connected to a fatal accident. This paragraph does not apply to violations of parking laws or laws regulating vehicle weight or equipment.

(L) Any law of another jurisdiction that corresponds to an Oregon law described in this section. [1991 c.185 §7; 1995 c.733 §81; 2003 c.819 §14; 2005 c.649 §22; 2007 c.122 §7; 2009 c.482 §2; 2011 c.355 §26]

Note: 801.477 (Serious traffic violation) is repealed July 8, 2015. See sections 12 and 50, chapter 237, Oregon Laws 2013.