2017 ORS 468A.796¹
School buses
  • repowering or retrofitting of engines
  • replacement

(1) All school buses powered by diesel engines operated in Oregon must, by January 1, 2025, be:

(a) Repowered with an engine meeting 2007 fine particulate matter federal exhaust emission standards for diesel heavy-duty engines as set forth in 40 C.F.R. 86.007-11;

(b) Retrofitted:

(A) If retrofitted prior to August 15, 2017, with best available exhaust control technology; or

(B) If retrofitted on or after August 15, 2017, with exhaust controls meeting 2007 fine particulate matter federal exhaust emission standards for diesel heavy-duty engines as set forth in 40 C.F.R. 86.007-11; or

(c) Replaced with school buses manufactured on or after January 1, 2007.

(2) A school bus replaced under subsection (1)(c) of this section may not be used for transportation of any type. [2009 c.631 §2; 2017 c.742 §12]

(formerly 468.360 to 468.405)

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Motor Vehicle Emission Control Inspec­tion Program funding, (1974) Vol 37, p 130

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 468A—Air Quality, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors468A.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
 
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2017, Chapter 468A, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano468A.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
 
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