Chapter 830 Small Watercraft

General Provisions

§ 830.005 Definitions
§ 830.015 Application of ORS 830.005, 830.015 to 830.050, 830.175, 830.210 to 830.420 and 830.475 to 830.490
§ 830.025 Other boating laws not affected
§ 830.035 Peace officers to enforce chapter
§ 830.037 Notification of stolen boat
§ 830.040 Contrary local laws prohibited
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Mandatory Boating Safety Education

§ 830.082 Mandatory boating safety education program
§ 830.084 Requirements for mandatory boating safety education program
§ 830.086 Boating safety certificate
§ 830.088 Operation of motorboat by person 12 to 15 years of age
§ 830.090 Operation of motorboat by person 16 years of age or older
§ 830.092 Exemption from requirement to obtain boating safety certificate
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State Marine Board

§ 830.100 Boating safety policy
§ 830.105 State Marine Board
§ 830.110 Powers and duties of board
§ 830.115 Boating survey
§ 830.120 Term
§ 830.125 Compensation and expenses
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Regulations for Specific Areas

§ 830.175 Regulations for specific areas
§ 830.180 Use of motors prohibited on certain lakes
§ 830.185 Speed restrictions in certain areas
§ 830.190 Temporary suspension of speed restrictions
§ 830.195 Board to protect traditional boating uses and prevent user conflicts
§ 830.200 County boat use permits

Equipment Requirements

§ 830.210 Operating improperly equipped boat prohibited
§ 830.215 Personal flotation devices
§ 830.220 Fire extinguishers
§ 830.225 Lights
§ 830.230 Sound signaling devices
§ 830.235 Carburetors
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Boating Operations

§ 830.300 Operating boat in violation of chapter prohibited
§ 830.305 Unsafe operation
§ 830.315 Reckless operation
§ 830.325 Operating boat while under influence of intoxicating liquor or controlled substance
§ 830.330 Liability of owner for negligent operation of boat
§ 830.335 Operator to maintain lookout
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Rental, Charter or Livery Generally

§ 830.410 Operator of boat livery to provide properly equipped boats
§ 830.415 Records of operator of boat livery
§ 830.420 Minimum equipment requirements for rental or charter boats

Ocean Charter Vessel Regulation

§ 830.430 Definitions for ORS 830.430 to 830.460 and 830.997
§ 830.435 Ocean charter vessel license
§ 830.440 License application
§ 830.445 Liability insurance form
§ 830.450 Equipment requirements
§ 830.460 Prohibited activities

Accidents

§ 830.475 Duties of operators and witnesses at accidents
§ 830.480 Accident report required
§ 830.485 Form of report
§ 830.490 Confidential nature of report
§ 830.495 Report of accident resulting in death or disappearance

Boating Under Influence of Intoxicants

§ 830.505 Implied consent to chemical tests for intoxicants
§ 830.510 Chemical evidence of use of intoxicants
§ 830.515 Evidence of refusal to submit to test in legal proceeding
§ 830.520 Circumstances under which chemical tests may be administered
§ 830.525 Chemical tests obtained by subject
§ 830.535 Criteria for chemical analyses
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Seaplanes

§ 830.600 Applicability of boating laws to seaplanes
§ 830.605 State Marine Board and Oregon Department of Aviation to distribute information on regulation of seaplanes

Numbering, Titles and Licenses

Generally

§ 830.700 Definitions for ORS 830.060 to 830.145 and 830.700 to 830.870
§ 830.705 Applicability of numbering, title and license requirements
§ 830.710 Report of transfer, abandonment or destruction of boat, boathouse or floating home or change of address of owner
§ 830.715 Record of certificates and numbers
§ 830.720 Cancellation of title upon scrapping of boat, boathouse or floating home
§ 830.725 Distribution of lists of owners
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Titles; Security Interest

§ 830.740 Perfection of security interest in boats, boathouses and floating homes covered by certificate of title
§ 830.745 Notation on title of creation, satisfaction or assignment of security interest
§ 830.750 Transfer of title subject to security interest
§ 830.755 Transfer by operation of law of title subject to security interest

Boats

§ 830.770 Certificate of number required on boat
§ 830.775 Operation of certain boats without certificates of registration
§ 830.780 Identifying number on forward half of boat
§ 830.785 Application for boat number
§ 830.790 Certificate or registration fees
§ 830.795 Issuance of certificate of number and validation stickers
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Floating Homes; Boathouses

§ 830.850 Identifying number plate required on floating homes and boathouses
§ 830.855 Application for floating home or boathouse identifying plate
§ 830.860 Validity of certificate of title
§ 830.865 Rules
§ 830.870 Duplicate certificate

Disposition of Boats and Equipment From Which Identification Number Removed

§ 830.875 Definitions for ORS 830.880 to 830.895
§ 830.880 Seizure of boats and equipment from which identification number has been removed
§ 830.885 Return of seized property
§ 830.890 Public notice to persons having interest in seized property
§ 830.895 Renumbering

Abandoned Boats, Floating Homes, Boathouses

§ 830.907 Definitions for ORS 830.907 to 830.927
§ 830.909 Offense of abandoning boat, floating home or boathouse
§ 830.912 Removing authority power to remove and take into custody abandoned boat, floating home or boathouse
§ 830.914 Removing authority custody of boat, floating home or boathouse that constitutes hazard
§ 830.917 Notice of intent to take custody
§ 830.919 Disposition of boat, floating home or boathouse
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Submersible Polystyrene

§ 830.950 Definitions
§ 830.955 Prohibition of installation of submersible polystyrene device

Penalties

§ 830.990 Penalties
§ 830.992 Penalty for purchase of boat or equipment from which hull or component identification number removed
§ 830.994 Additional penalties for violation of ORS 830.325
§ 830.997 Penalty for ocean charter vessel violations
Source:
Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 830—Small Watercraft, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­Archive/­2007ors830.­pdf (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009). Currency Information