2015 ORS 811.587¹
Unlawful parking in space reserved for alternative fuel vehicle refueling
  • penalty

(1) As used in this section, "alternative fuel vehicle" has the meaning given that term in ORS 469B.100 (Definitions for ORS 469B.100 to 469B.118), except that "alternative fuel vehicle" includes vehicles registered in any jurisdiction.

(2) A person commits the offense of unlawful parking in a space reserved for alternative fuel vehicle refueling if:

(a) The person parks a vehicle in any parking space that is on premises open to the public;

(b) The parking space is marked or signed as reserved for alternative fuel vehicle refueling; and

(c) The vehicle in the parking space is not engaged in the refueling process.

(3) The offense of unlawful parking in a space reserved for alternative fuel vehicle refueling is a Class D traffic violation. [2015 c.208 §1]

Note: 811.587 (Unlawful parking in space reserved for alternative fuel vehicle refueling) was enacted into law by the Legislative Assembly but was not added to or made a part of ORS chapter 811 or any series therein by legislative action. See Preface to Oregon Revised Statutes for further explanation.

Note: The definition of "alternative fuel vehicle" in 469B.100 (Definitions for ORS 469B.100 to 469B.118) was deleted by amendment by section 28, chapter 701, Oregon Laws 2015. The text of 811.587 (Unlawful parking in space reserved for alternative fuel vehicle refueling) was not amended by enactment of the Legislative Assembly to reflect the deletion. Editorial adjustment of 811.587 (Unlawful parking in space reserved for alternative fuel vehicle refueling) for the deletion of the definition has not been made.

Chapter 811

See also annota­tions under ORS chapter 483 in permanent edi­tion.

Notes of Decisions

Under Former Similar Statute

A party in viola­tion of a motor vehicle statute is neg­li­gent as a matter of law unless he introduces evidence from which the trier of fact could find that he was acting as a reasonably prudent per­son under the circumstances. Barnum v. Williams, 264 Or 71, 504 P2d 122 (1972)

Law Review Cita­tions

Under Former Similar Statute

10 WLJ 207 (1974)


1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 811—Rules of the Road for Drivers, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors811.­html (2015) (last ac­cessed Jul. 16, 2016).
 
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2015, Chapter 811, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano811.­html (2015) (last ac­cessed Jul. 16, 2016).
 
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.