2007 ORS 823.073¹
Common carrier not to abandon agencies or withdraw agent without approval of department

No common carrier shall abandon any of its agencies, or withdraw the agent therefrom, without the prior written authority of the Department of Transportation. If the primary business of the agent or agency is not that of a common carrier, the loss of the use of such agent or agency without the fault of the carrier shall not be considered a violation of this section, provided that the carrier shall give to the department notice of such loss immediately upon being informed thereof and secure another agent or agency within a reasonable period of time. [Formerly 756.385]

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Preemp­tion of statute by federal ICC Termina­tion Act, (1997) Vol 48, p 338

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 823—Carrier Regulation Generally, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­823.­html (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2007, Chapter 823, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­823ano.­htm (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
3 OregonLaws.org assembles these lists by analyzing references between Sections. Each listed item refers back to the current Section in its own text. The result reveals relationships in the code that may not have otherwise been apparent.