New Oregon Laws
Your voice matters! Read more about bill that have now been signed into law, thanks to the support of the Oregon Legislature, and the voices of people like you!
This law permits a person operating a bicycle to simply slow, but not stop, at a stop sign or flashing red light controlled intersection. Riders must still yield to vehicles and pedestrians, but can proceed through the intersection, or turn once they deem it safe. CONTINUE READING
A “vulnerable user of a public way” now includes pedestrians,highway workers, people riding animals or people operating, or riding on a farm tractor, skateboard, roller skates, in-line skates, scooter, bicycle, moped, or motorcycle. CONTINUE READING
In order to settle a personal injury or wrongful death claim in the event of a fatal injury, you must now seek approval by probate court. CONTINUE READING
This law clarifies that bike lanes exist in intersections if the lane is marked on opposite sides on intersection in the same direction of travel. CONTINUE READING