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Appendix A
Motor Vehicle Statutes That Address Child Endangerment

OREGON

Or. Rev. Stat. §813.010 (2005)  
Driving under the influence of intoxicants; penalty

(1) A person commits the offense of driving while under the influence of intoxicants if the person drives a vehicle while the person:

  1. Has 0.08 percent or more by weight of alcohol in the blood of the person as shown by chemical analysis of the breath or blood of the person made under ORS 813.100, 813.140 or 813.150;
  2. Is under the influence of intoxicating liquor, a controlled substance or an inhalant; or
  3. Is under the influence of any combination of intoxicating liquor, an inhalant and a controlled substance. . . .

(5) Except as provided in subsection (5) of this section, the offense described in this section, driving while under the influence of intoxicants, is a Class A misdemeanor and is applicable upon any premises open to the public. . . .

(6) In addition to any other sentence that may be imposed, the court shall impose a fine on a person convicted of driving while under the influence of intoxicants as follows:

  1. For a person's first conviction, a minimum of $ 1,000.
  2. For a person's second conviction, a minimum of $ 1,500.
  3. For a person's third or subsequent conviction, a minimum of $ 2,000 if the person is not sentenced to a term of imprisonment.

(7) Notwithstanding ORS 161.635, $ 10,000 is the maximum fine that a court may impose on a person convicted of driving while under the influence of intoxicants if:

  1. The current offense was committed in a motor vehicle; and
  2. There was a passenger in the motor vehicle who was under 18 years of age and was at least three years younger than the person driving the motor vehicle.

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