2017 ORS 807.340¹
Proof of eligibility
  • effect of failure to reestablish
  • waiver of fee

(1) The Department of Transportation may require any person to whom a driver license, driver permit or endorsement is issued to appear before the department and provide proof that the person was eligible or reestablish the person’s eligibility by taking an examination under ORS 807.070 (Examinations) or following the procedures in ORS 807.090 (Establishing eligibility notwithstanding mental or physical condition or impairment), as appropriate. The department may act under this section if the department has reason to believe that the person:

(a) Was not qualified to hold a driver license, driver permit or endorsement at the time of issuance;

(b) Is no longer qualified to hold a driver license, driver permit or endorsement; or

(c) Is no longer able to safely operate a motor vehicle.

(2) If a person does not appear before the department within a reasonable time after receiving notice from the department under this section or is unable to reestablish eligibility to the satisfaction of the department under this section, the department may:

(a) Take action to suspend the person’s driving privileges under ORS 809.419 (Suspensions for physical or mental condition or impairment); or

(b) Take action to cancel the person’s driving privileges under ORS 809.310 (Cancellation or suspension of driving privileges).

(3) A person who is required to take one or more tests described in ORS 807.070 (Examinations) to prove eligibility or to reestablish eligibility under this section is not required to pay the fee established under ORS 807.370 (License, endorsement and permit fees) for the test. [1983 c.338 §314; 1985 c.608 §21; 2003 c.14 §483; 2003 c.402 §18; 2003 c.618 §51; 2017 c.190 §1]

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 807—Driving Privileges and Identification Cards, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors807.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
2 OregonLaws.org contains the con­tents of Volume 21 of the ORS, inserted along­side the per­tin­ent statutes. See the preface to the ORS An­no­ta­tions for more information.
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.