2013 ORS § 221.100¹
Validation of incorporation under prior laws

Only those cities which, prior to March 28, 1941, commenced incorporation according to the procedure provided in sections 1 to 9, chapter 345, General Laws of Oregon 1913, and actually completed incorporation according to sections 1 to 7, chapter 453, Laws of Oregon 1941, are regarded as legally incorporated cities under and subject to the provisions of ORS 221.010 (Definitions for ORS 221.020 to 221.100) to 221.090 (Terms of office of first city council), 221.110 (City officers) to 221.140 (Appointment of municipal judge and other city officers) and 221.410 (Power of city to control local affairs), provided a majority of those voting on the proposition to incorporate were in favor of incorporation. [Amended by 1983 c.350 §20]