Chapter 547  Drainage Districts

Organization Of Drainage Districts; Scope Of Law

§ 547.005 Authority to form drainage district
§ 547.010 Petition to form district
§ 547.015 Verification and filing of petition
§ 547.020 Fixing time and place of hearing
§ 547.025 Filing of objections
§ 547.030 Evidence at hearing
§ 547.040 Application of Act of 1915 and amendments to districts organized under earlier laws
§ 547.045 Public lands within district
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Board Of Supervisors; Administration; Surety Bonds; Warrants

§ 547.105 Election of supervisors
§ 547.110 Annual meeting
§ 547.112 Change in number of supervisors
§ 547.115 Supervisors oath of office
§ 547.120 Board of supervisors
§ 547.125 Secretary as treasurer
§ 547.130 Record of meetings, proceedings, certificates, bonds, acts
§ 547.135 Removal of employees
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Engineer; Plan For Reclamation; Commissioners; Assessment Of Benefits

§ 547.205 Appointment of engineer
§ 547.210 Engineers report
§ 547.215 Commissioners
§ 547.220 Notice of appointment of commissioners
§ 547.225 Assessment of benefits and damages by commissioners
§ 547.230 Notice of report of commissioners
§ 547.235 Exceptions to report or assessment
§ 547.240 Dissolution of district if cost exceeds benefits
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Works And Improvements Of District

§ 547.305 Entry on land
§ 547.310 Board authority regarding reclamation works
§ 547.315 Connecting existing improvements
§ 547.320 Powers of districts regarding irrigation works
§ 547.325 Powers of districts under 1,000 acres regarding domestic water supply

Contracts With United States For Reclamation

§ 547.355 Contracts with United States for reclamation by drainage or irrigation authorized
§ 547.360 Payment of amounts due

Districts West Of Cascades; Construction And Maintenance Of Ditches

§ 547.405 Districts west of Cascades
§ 547.410 Maintaining improvements
§ 547.415 Failure of owner or occupant to act
§ 547.420 Liability for cost of work
§ 547.425 Prohibited practices
§ 547.430 Civil liability for expense of removal of filth or obstruction

Assessments, Charges And Taxes

§ 547.455 Annual charge or assessment
§ 547.460 County, city and town lands subject to taxation, assessment or charges
§ 547.465 Assessment or charge of low lands used for growing crops
§ 547.470 Extra assessment or charge for lake drainage
§ 547.475 List of assessments and apportionments
§ 547.480 Collection of tax
§ 547.482 Filing boundary change with county assessor and Department of Revenue
§ 547.485 Governing body of county to make assessment and levy upon failure of supervisors to do so
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Bonds Of District

§ 547.555 Bonds
§ 547.560 Sale of bonds
§ 547.565 Payment of bonds from assessments
§ 547.570 Bond proceeds
§ 547.575 Bond fund account
§ 547.580 Retirement of bonds before maturity

Funding And Refunding Of Debt Under 1909 Act

§ 547.605 Funding and refunding of debt
§ 547.610 Sale or exchange of bonds
§ 547.615 Tax for payment of interest and principal
§ 547.620 Retirement of outstanding bonds

Alternative Method Of Refunding Indebtedness Or Issuing Bonds

§ 547.655 Authority to adopt alternative procedure
§ 547.660 Exchange of refunding bonds for outstanding indebtedness
§ 547.665 Numbering
§ 547.670 Offer by holders of indebtedness to surrender evidences thereof or accept proportional payment
§ 547.675 Lien on land assessed for bond payment
§ 547.680 Emergency fund
§ 547.685 Retirement of bonds before maturity
§ 547.690 Judicial confirmation
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Withdrawal

§ 547.755 Part of district annexed to city to be withdrawn from district only by consent of voters

Penalties

§ 547.990 Penalties