(1) "Base" means
the widest point of the outside dimension of a mobile home or modular unit
exclusive of appurtenances such as door handles, required safety equipment or
(2) "Business day" is any
day, Monday through Friday except holidays as defined in section (8) of this
(3) "Chief Engineer" means
the Chief Engineer of the Oregon Department of Transportation or a person
designated to act for the Chief Engineer.
(4) "CCD" means the Commerce and Compliance
Division of the Oregon Department of Transportation.
(5) "Daylight hours" means one-half hour
before sunrise until one-half hour after sunset.
(6) "Eave" means an extension of the roof
past the base of the unit. It does not include external accessories or devices
attached to the unit.
cap" means the shingle or roofing material extension over the eave
(8) "GVWR" means the gross
vehicle weight rating as defined in ORS
(9) "Holiday" for the purpose of division 75
rules means New Years Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day,
Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day and includes any other days the state
officially observes these holidays by the closure of State offices.
(10) "Mobile home" or "manufactured home"
means a trailer designed as a structure for human habitation or for business,
commercial or office purposes, which can be towed upon public highways and
which is more than 45 feet in length or more than eight feet six inches in
width. For the purposes of division 75 rules, all references to mobile homes
include manufactured homes.
"Modular building unit" means a structural building component designed to be
used alone or with other modules. These modules create a structure for human
habitation or for business, commercial or office purposes and are more than 45
feet in length or more than eight feet six inches in width. Modular units are
transported or hauled on another vehicle instead of being towed on the unit's
own axles or running gear.
"Multi-lane highway" means a highway having two or more lanes of travel in the
width" means the width at the base plus any eave.
(14) "Seller" as used in this rule means any
person engaged in selling or distributing a manufactured home to persons who in
good faith purchase or lease manufactured homes for purposes other than
(15) "Toter" means a motor
vehicle designed and used primarily for towing a mobile home.
(16) "Transport" means to tow, haul, drive or
otherwise move a vehicle or load on the State highway system.
(17) "Truck-tractor" means a motor vehicle
designed and used primarily for drawing (towing) other vehicles and constructed
so as not to carry any load other than a part of the weight of the vehicle or
load or both, as drawn and having a manufacturers GVWR in excess of
(18) "Unit" means a mobile
home, manufactured home or modular building unit as defined in sections (10)
and (11) of this rule.
Or. Admin. R.
2HD 15-1983, f. & ef.
8-18-83; HWY 6-1990, f. & cert. ef. 3-13-90; HWY 5-1992, f. & cert. ef.
3-25-92; TO 2-1998, f. 3-10-98, cert. ef. 4-1-98; TO 3-1999, f. & cert. ef.
10-13-99; TO 2-2001, f. & cert. ef. 6-14-01; HWD 3-2012, f. & cert. ef.
28-2020, minor correction filed 05/27/2020, effective
Statutory/Other Authority: ORS
Statutes/Other Implemented: ORS