Chapter 811 Rules of the Road for Drivers

Duties to Pedestrians and Bicycles

§ 811.005 Duty to exercise due care
§ 811.015 Failure to obey traffic patrol member
§ 811.017 Failure to yield to traffic patrol member
§ 811.020 Passing stopped vehicle at crosswalk
§ 811.025 Failure to yield to pedestrian on sidewalk
§ 811.028 Failure to stop and remain stopped for pedestrian
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Speed

§ 811.100 Violation of basic speed rule
§ 811.105 Speeds that are evidence of basic rule violation
§ 811.108 Relationship between speed limits and basic rule
§ 811.109 Penalties for speed violations
§ 811.111 Violating a speed limit
§ 811.124 Meaning of “children are present” in ORS 811.111
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Careless and Reckless Driving

§ 811.135 Careless driving
§ 811.140 Reckless driving

Special Safety Measures

§ 811.145 Failure to yield to emergency vehicle or ambulance
§ 811.147 Failure to maintain safe distance from motor vehicle
§ 811.150 Interference with emergency vehicle or ambulance
§ 811.155 Failure to stop for bus safety lights
§ 811.157 Report by driver of violation of ORS 811.155
§ 811.159 Law enforcement agency response to report of violation of ORS 811.155
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Open Container Violations

§ 811.170 Violation of open container law

Disposing of Human Waste

§ 811.172 Improperly disposing of human waste

Driving While Suspended or Revoked

§ 811.175 Violation driving while suspended or revoked
§ 811.180 Affirmative defenses
§ 811.182 Criminal driving while suspended or revoked

Driver Offenses Involving Passengers

§ 811.190 Operation with obstructing passenger
§ 811.193 Smoking, aerosolizing or vaporizing in motor vehicle when child is present
§ 811.195 Having passenger in trailer
§ 811.200 Carrying dog on external part of vehicle
§ 811.205 Carrying minor on external part of vehicle
§ 811.207 Legislative findings regarding restraint of children in motor vehicles
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Highway Work Zones

§ 811.230 Definitions
§ 811.231 Reckless endangerment of highway workers
§ 811.232 Refusing to obey flagger
§ 811.233 Failure to yield right of way to highway worker

School Zone Penalties

§ 811.235 Fine for traffic offenses in school zones

General Driving Rules

§ 811.250 Law applicable to vehicles registered out of state
§ 811.255 Permitting unlawful operation of vehicle
§ 811.260 Appropriate driver responses to traffic control devices
§ 811.265 Driver failure to obey traffic control device
§ 811.270 Failure to obey one-way designation
§ 811.275 Failure to yield right of way at uncontrolled intersection
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Use of Lights and Warnings

§ 811.515 When lights must be displayed
§ 811.520 Unlawful use or failure to use lights
§ 811.525 Exemptions from requirements for use of lights
§ 811.526 Safety campaign for use of headlights
§ 811.530 Failure to post warnings for disabled vehicle

Obeying Police

§ 811.535 Failing to obey police officer
§ 811.540 Fleeing or attempting to elude police officer

Parking, Stopping and Standing

§ 811.550 Places where stopping, standing and parking prohibited
§ 811.555 Illegal stopping, standing or parking
§ 811.560 Exemptions from prohibitions on stopping, standing or parking
§ 811.565 Dangerous movement of stopped, standing or parked vehicle
§ 811.570 Improperly positioning parallel parked vehicle
§ 811.575 Violation of posted parking restrictions on state highways
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Accidents

§ 811.700 Failure to perform duties of driver when property is damaged
§ 811.705 Failure to perform duties of driver to injured persons
§ 811.706 Money damages resulting from violation of ORS 811.700 or 811.705
§ 811.707 Crime classification for violation of ORS 811.705
§ 811.710 Failure to perform duties of driver when animal is injured
§ 811.715 Failure to perform duties of witness to accident
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Funeral Processions

§ 811.800 Operation of funeral vehicles with improper lights
§ 811.802 Failure to yield right of way to funeral procession
§ 811.804 Intersection rules for funeral processions
§ 811.806 Exceeding maximum speed for funeral procession
§ 811.808 Exemption from speed limits for funeral escort vehicle
§ 811.810 Disrupting funeral procession
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Source:
Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 811—Rules of the Road for Drivers, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors811.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).