ORS 802.181¹
Redisclosure by authorized recipients of personal information from motor vehicle records

(1) Except as otherwise provided in subsections (2) to (5) of this section, a person or government agency that is authorized under ORS 802.179 (Exemptions from prohibition on release of personal information from motor vehicle records) to receive personal information from motor vehicle records may resell or redisclose the information only:

(a) To a person or government agency authorized to receive the information under ORS 802.179 (Exemptions from prohibition on release of personal information from motor vehicle records) and only if the person or government agency is authorized by the Department of Transportation to receive the resold or redisclosed information; and

(b) For purposes authorized under ORS 802.179 (Exemptions from prohibition on release of personal information from motor vehicle records).

(2) A researcher who receives personal information under ORS 802.179 (Exemptions from prohibition on release of personal information from motor vehicle records) (5) may not resell or redisclose the information except as provided in ORS 802.179 (Exemptions from prohibition on release of personal information from motor vehicle records) (5).

(3) A person who receives personal information under ORS 802.179 (Exemptions from prohibition on release of personal information from motor vehicle records) (11) may not resell or redisclose the information except as provided in ORS 802.179 (Exemptions from prohibition on release of personal information from motor vehicle records) (11).

(4) A representative of the news media who receives personal information under ORS 802.179 (Exemptions from prohibition on release of personal information from motor vehicle records) (14) may not resell or redisclose the information except as provided in ORS 802.179 (Exemptions from prohibition on release of personal information from motor vehicle records) (14).

(5) No one who receives personal information from the department under ORS 802.179 (Exemptions from prohibition on release of personal information from motor vehicle records) may sell or redisclose the information to a person who is in the business of disseminating the information.

(6) A person who resells or rediscloses personal information as authorized by this section, other than a representative of the news media, must keep records for a period of five years that identify each person who receives the information and the permitted purpose for which the person received the information. Records kept in accordance with this subsection must be made available to the department on request.

(7) A procurement organization that receives personal information as authorized by ORS 802.179 (Exemptions from prohibition on release of personal information from motor vehicle records) (19) may not resell or redisclose the information.

(8) The State of Oregon is immune from liability for any claim resulting from the resale or redisclosure of personal information under this section. [1997 c.678 §5; 1999 c.24 §2; 2005 c.291 §2; 2005 c.505 §7]

Note: Section 3, chapter 291, Oregon Laws 2005, provides:

Sec. 3. The amendments to ORS 802.181 (Redisclosure by authorized recipients of personal information from motor vehicle records) by section 2 of this 2005 Act provide immunity to the State of Oregon only for causes of action arising on or after the effective date of this 2005 Act [January 1, 2006]. [2005 c.291 §3]

Atty. Gen. Opinions

State agency use of per­sonal in­for­ma­­tion from motor vehicle records, (1998) Vol 49, p 127

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 802—Administrative Provisions, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­Archive/­2007ors802.­pdf (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
 
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2007, Chapter 802, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­802ano.­htm (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
 
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