2017 ORS 803.565¹
Removal of stickers upon sale of vehicle by dealer or towing business

(1) Except as provided in subsections (2) and (3) of this section, when a person who has a vehicle dealer certificate issued under ORS 822.020 (Issuance of certificate) or a towing business certificate issued under ORS 822.205 (Certificate) sells a motor vehicle that has valid Oregon registration plates, the person shall remove the registration stickers from the registration plates of the vehicle if the vehicle:

(a) Has a gross vehicle weight rating of 8,000 pounds or less;

(b) Is designed to carry passengers; and

(c) Is not a motorcycle, moped or snowmobile.

(2) A person who has a vehicle dealer certificate issued under ORS 822.020 (Issuance of certificate) need not remove registration stickers under subsection (1) of this section if:

(a) The person submits title and registration documents to the Department of Transportation on behalf of the buyer of the vehicle; or

(b) The person sells the vehicle to another person who has a vehicle dealer certificate issued under ORS 822.020 (Issuance of certificate).

(3) A person who has a towing business certificate issued under ORS 822.205 (Certificate) need not remove registration stickers under subsection (1) of this section if the person sells the vehicle to a person who has a vehicle dealer certificate issued under ORS 822.020 (Issuance of certificate) or to a person who has a dismantler certificate issued under ORS 822.110 (Dismantler certificate). [2003 c.600 §2; 2005 c.61 §1; 2005 c.654 §40]

Note: 803.565 (Removal of stickers upon sale of vehicle by dealer or towing business) 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 (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
 
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2017, Chapter 803, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano803.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
 
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