ORS 803.552¹
Car rental company
  • issuance of plates
  • fees
  • rules

(1) As used in this section:

(a) “Car rental company” has the meaning given that term in ORS 803.219 (Limitation on car rental fees).

(b) “Integrator” has the meaning given that term in ORS 802.600 (Agreements to transact department business).

(2) If the Department of Transportation receives an application for vehicle registration from a car rental company that was submitted to an integrator and the application does not include the primary ownership record for the motor vehicle, the department may issue registration plates for the vehicle if the conditions described in subsection (3) of this section are met.

(3) Before the department may issue registration plates under subsection (2) of this section, a car rental company must:

(a) Possess a valid Oregon vehicle dealer certificate issued or renewed under ORS 822.020 (Issuance of certificate) or 822.040 (Privileges granted by certificate);

(b) Certify that the car rental company has not received the primary ownership record for the vehicle as of the date the application is submitted; and

(c) Meet any other requirements adopted by the department by rule.

(4) In addition to any fee for registration or issuance of registration plates, the department may charge a fee for providing the services authorized by this section. The department shall establish the amount of the fee by rule.

(5) The department shall adopt rules to carry out the provisions of this section. [2019 c.348 §2]

Note: 803.552 (Car rental company) was added to and made a part of the Oregon Vehicle Code by legislative action but was not added to ORS chapter 803 or any series therein. See Preface to Oregon Revised Statutes for further explanation.

Chapter 803

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Applica­tion of Article XI, sec­tion 11b of Oregon Constitu­tion to fees imposed under this chapter, (1991) Vol 46, p 447

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 803—Vehicle Title and Registration, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors803.­html (2019) (last ac­cessed May 16, 2020).
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2019, Chapter 803, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano803.­html (2019) (last ac­cessed May 16, 2020).
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. Currency Information