2015 ORS 815.320¹
Unlawful certification of compliance with pollution control requirements
  • penalty

(1) A person commits the offense of unlawful certification of compliance with pollution control requirements if the person does any of the following:

(a) Falsely certifies that a motor vehicle is equipped with a functioning certified system, as defined in ORS 468A.350 (Definitions for ORS 468A.350 to 468A.400), or that the motor vehicle complies with the rules and standards adopted by the Environmental Quality Commission under ORS 468A.360 (Motor vehicle emission and noise standards).

(b) Falsifies any information on the certificate of compliance described under ORS 815.310 (Proof of compliance with requirements).

(c) With a purpose to defraud or with intent, causes registration of a motor vehicle that would not otherwise be eligible for registration because of its failure to comply with rules and standards adopted by the Environmental Quality Commission under ORS 468A.360 (Motor vehicle emission and noise standards).

(2) The offense described in this section, unlawful certification of compliance with pollution control requirements, is a Class A misdemeanor, but each day of violation does not constitute a separate offense. [1983 c.338 §217]


1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 815—Vehicle Equipment Generally, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors815.­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.