2011 ORS § 307.519¹
Exemption limited to tax levy of governing body that adopts ORS 307.515 to 307.523
  • exception

(1) Except as provided in subsection (2) of this section, the exemptions provided by ORS 307.515 (Definitions for ORS 307.515 to 307.523) to 307.523 (Time for filing application) only apply to the tax levy of a governing body that adopts the provisions of ORS 307.515 (Definitions for ORS 307.515 to 307.523) to 307.523 (Time for filing application).

(2) The exemptions provided by ORS 307.515 (Definitions for ORS 307.515 to 307.523) to 307.523 (Time for filing application) shall apply to the tax levy of all taxing districts in which property certified for exemption is located when, upon request of a governing body that has adopted the provisions of ORS 307.515 (Definitions for ORS 307.515 to 307.523) to 307.523 (Time for filing application), the rates of taxation of such taxing districts whose governing boards agree to the policy of exemption under ORS 307.515 (Definitions for ORS 307.515 to 307.523) to 307.523 (Time for filing application), when combined with the rate of taxation of the governing body that adopts the provisions of ORS 307.515 (Definitions for ORS 307.515 to 307.523) to 307.523 (Time for filing application), equal 51 percent or more of the total combined rate of taxation on the property certified for exemption. [1989 c.803 §3; 1991 c.930 §4]