Chemical test with consent
- • unconscious person
Nothing in ORS 813.100 (Implied consent to breath or blood test), 813.131 (Implied consent to urine test) or 813.132 (Consequences of refusing to take urine test) is intended to preclude the administration of a chemical test described in this section. A police officer may obtain a chemical test of the breath or blood to determine the amount of alcohol in any persons blood or a test of the persons blood or urine, or both, to determine the presence of cannabis, a controlled substance or an inhalant in the person as provided in the following:
(1) If, when requested by a police officer, the person expressly consents to such a test.
(2) Notwithstanding subsection (1) of this section, from a person without the persons consent if:
(a) The police officer has probable cause to believe that the person was driving while under the influence of intoxicants and that evidence of the offense will be found in the persons blood or urine; and
(b) The person is unconscious or otherwise in a condition rendering the person incapable of expressly consenting to the test or tests requested. [1983 c.338 §593; 1985 c.16 §299; 1999 c.619 §11; 2013 c.642 §2; 2017 c.21 §83; 2019 c.475 §7]
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