ORS 821.070¹
Failure to title
  • exemptions
  • penalty

(1) A person commits the offense of failure to title a snowmobile if the person is the owner of a snowmobile that is in this state or is operating a snowmobile at any place in this state and the snowmobile has not been issued a title as provided under ORS 821.060 (Issuance).

(2) The requirement to title a snowmobile under this section does not apply if the snowmobile is any of the following:

(a) Owned and operated by the United States, another state or political subdivision thereof.

(b) Owned and operated by this state or by any city, district or political subdivision thereof.

(c) Exempted from registration requirements by ORS 821.090 (Exemptions from snowmobile registration requirements).

(d) A new snowmobile that is in the possession of a dealer for purposes of sale or display.

(3) The offense described in this section, failure to title a snowmobile, is a Class D traffic violation. [1985 c.16 §346; 1985 c.459 §6; 1989 c.991 §7; 1995 c.383 §105; 1995 c.774 §16; 1999 c.977 §27]

Law Review Cita­tions

Under Former Similar Statute

3 EL 74-88 (1973)

Chapter 821

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Applica­tion of Article XI, sec­tion 11b of Oregon Constitu­tion to fees imposed under this chapter, (1990) Vol 46, p 447

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 821—Terrain Vehicles, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors821.­html (2019) (last ac­cessed May 16, 2020).
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2019, Chapter 821, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano821.­html (2019) (last ac­cessed May 16, 2020).
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. Currency Information