2017 ORS 813.040¹
Standards for determination of problem condition involving alcohol, inhalants or controlled substances

This section establishes, for purposes of ORS 471.432 (Examination for problem condition involving alcohol upon conviction), 807.060 (Eligibility) and 813.500 (Restrictions on issuance), when a person has a problem condition involving alcohol, cannabis, controlled substances or inhalants. For purposes of ORS 471.432 (Examination for problem condition involving alcohol upon conviction), 807.060 (Eligibility) and 813.500 (Restrictions on issuance), a person has a problem condition involving alcohol, cannabis, controlled substances or inhalants if it is determined that the person has a problem condition in which the person’s health or that of others is substantially impaired or endangered or the person’s social or economic function is substantially disrupted because of the person’s:

(1) Habitual or periodic use of:

(a) Alcoholic beverages; or

(b) Cannabis, unless the person holds a registry identification card as defined in ORS 475B.791 (Definitions for ORS 475B.785 to 475B.949); or

(2) Use of or loss of the ability to control the use of controlled substances, inhalants or other substances with abuse potential, including a condition that may have developed:

(a) A physical dependence in which the body requires a continuing supply of a controlled substance, an inhalant or a drug to avoid characteristic withdrawal symptoms; or

(b) A psychological dependence characterized by an overwhelming mental desire for continued use of a controlled substance, an inhalant or a drug. [1983 c.338 §589; 1999 c.126 §5; 1999 c.619 §9; 1999 c.646 §4; 2017 c.21 §81]

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 813—Driving Under the Influence of Intoxicants, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors813.­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.