ORS 825.202¹
Department’s authority over for-hire carriers of persons and of household goods

The Department of Transportation shall supervise and regulate the transportation of persons and of household goods by for-hire carriers and with respect thereto shall:

(1) After hearing, regulate and prescribe just, fair and reasonable rates, classifications and practices.

(2) Prescribe the kind and form of accounts, manifests, receipts and records to be used and kept pertaining to operation, and the method and manner of keeping them and require their preservation for such time as the department may determine proper, and have access thereto with right of audit and inspection at all reasonable times.

(3) Require the filing of such periodical or other reports or data of such carriers as the department deems necessary.

(4) Require reasonably adequate service and facilities.

(5) Regulate operating schedules of for-hire regular route full-service scheduled carriers of persons so as to meet the needs of any community served and so as to prevent unnecessary duplication of for-hire carrier services. [Formerly 767.405]

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Notes of Decisions

Political subdivisions subject to pro­vi­sions of Public Contracts and Purchasing Law, ORS chapter 279, are not re­quired to comply with it before entering into contracts for supplies or services of public utilities whose rates are regulated pursuant to this chapter (formerly ORS chapter 767). Bower Trucking and Whse. Co. v. Multnomah Cty., 35 Or App 427, 582 P2d 439 (1978)

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Nonprofit opera­tion of van pools, (1978) Vol 38, p 1780

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 825—Motor Carriers, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­Archive/­2007ors825.­pdf (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2007, Chapter 825, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­825ano.­htm (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
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