ORS 816.150¹
High beam indicator

Each of the following is a requirement for a high beam indicator:

(1) A high beam indicator shall be constructed so as to be lighted when, and only when, the uppermost distribution of light from the headlights is in use.

(2) A high beam indicator shall be so designed and located that when lighted it will be readily visible to the driver of the vehicle so equipped.

(3) A high beam indicator shall be without glare to the driver of the vehicle so equipped. [1983 c.338 §458 (12); 1985 c.16 §240 (12); 1985 c.69 §1 (12); 1985 c.71 §4 (12); 1985 c.393 §13 (12); 1985 c.420 §6 (12)]

Chapter 816

Notes of Decisions

Under Former Similar Statute

Statutory require­ments for lighting of motor vehicles apply to a tractor when operated on a highway, even when the tractor is crossing the highway at right angles to the flow of traffic. Beglau v. Albertus, 272 Or 170, 536 P2d 1251 (1975)

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 816—Vehicle Equipment: Lights, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­Archive/­2007ors816.­pdf (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2007, Chapter 816, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­816ano.­htm (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
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