(1) A person commits the offense of conducting an illegal vehicle rebuilding business if the person is not the holder of a valid current dealer certificate issued under ORS 822.020 and the person does any of the following as part of a business:
(a) Buys, sells or deals in assembled, reconstructed or substantially altered motor vehicles.
(b) Engages in making assembled, reconstructed or substantially altered vehicles from motor vehicle components.
(2) This section does not apply to the following persons or vehicles:
(a) An insurance adjuster authorized to do business under ORS 744.505 or 744.515 who is disposing of vehicles for salvage.
(b) Vehicles or persons exempt from the vehicle dealer certificate requirements by ORS 822.015 (1) or (10).
(c) Motor vehicles that are not of a type required to be registered under the vehicle code.
(d) The holder of a dismantler certificate issued under ORS 822.110.
(3) The offense described in this section, conducting an illegal vehicle rebuilding business, is a Class A misdemeanor. [1985 c.16 §400; 1997 c.469 §9; 2003 c.655 §134; 2005 c.654 §18]Section: Previous 822.045 822.046 822.047 822.050 822.055 822.060 822.065 822.070 822.075 822.080 822.082 822.083 822.084 822.090 822.093 Next
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