ORS 805.240¹
Customized plates
  • fee

The Department of Transportation is authorized to issue customized registration plates upon the request of vehicle owners. Such registration plates shall meet the requirements for registration plates described in ORS 803.535 (Size, form, material, color, design, contents). The fee for issuance of the customized plates is as provided under ORS 805.250 (Fees for special plates). [1983 c.338 §266; 1993 c.741 §133]

Notes of Decisions

Customized vehicle registra­tion plates are communica­tion by state and therefore subject to state regula­tion of content. Higgins v. DMV, 170 Or App 542, 13 P3d 531 (2000), aff'd 335 Or 481, 72 P3d 628 (2003)

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 805—Special Registration Provisions, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­Archive/­2007ors805.­pdf (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2007, Chapter 805, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­805ano.­htm (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
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