2015 ORS 807.359¹
Special limited vision condition learner’s permit

(1) A person with a limited vision condition may apply for a special limited vision condition learner’s permit if the person:

(a) Is examined by a licensed vision specialist who determines that the person:

(A) Has no ocular diagnosis or prognosis that may result in deterioration of the person’s corrected vision below a 20/200 level of visual acuity;

(B) Has a visual field of at least 120 degrees horizontally and 80 degrees vertically; and

(C) Would be aided by using a bioptic telescopic lens when operating a motor vehicle;

(b) Is fitted by the licensed vision specialist with a bioptic telescopic lens mounted on the carrier lens;

(c) Submits to the Department of Transportation a report from the licensed vision specialist certifying that the person meets the requirements of this subsection;

(d) Submits proof to the department that the person is enrolled in a rehabilitation training program; and

(e) Takes the test described under ORS 807.070 (Examinations) (2).

(2) The department shall issue a special limited vision condition learner’s permit to a person who meets the requirements of subsection (1) of this section upon application and payment of the fee under ORS 807.370 (License, endorsement and permit fees).

(3) If the department issues a special limited vision condition learner’s permit to a person under subsection (2) of this section, the department shall send the permit to the rehabilitation training program in which the person is enrolled. [2003 c.277 §3]


1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 807—Driving Privileges and Identification Cards, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors807.­html (2015) (last ac­cessed Jul. 16, 2016).
 
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.