ORS 830.090¹
Operation of motorboat by person 16 years of age or older

A person may operate a motorboat with an engine greater than 10 horsepower if the person:

(1)(a) Is at least 16 years of age; and

(b) Obtains a boating safety certificate pursuant to ORS 830.086 (Boating safety certificate); or

(2) Is accompanied by and under the direct supervision of a person 16 years of age or older who has obtained a boating safety certificate pursuant to ORS 830.086 (Boating safety certificate). [1999 c.716 §6]

Note: See note under 830.082 (Mandatory boating safety education program).

Chapter 830

See also annota­tions under ORS chapter 488 in permanent edi­tion.

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Public right to use artificial lake created for recrea­tion on a nonnavigable stream on privately owned land, (1972) Vol 35, p 1202

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 830—Small Watercraft, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­Archive/­2007ors830.­pdf (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2007, Chapter 830, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­830ano.­htm (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
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