2017 ORS 198.180¹
“District” defined for ORS 198.190

As used in ORS 198.190 (Compensation and expenses of governing body members), unless the context requires otherwise, “district” has the meaning given that term by ORS 198.010 (“District” defined for chapter) (2) to (5), (7) to (23) and (25). In addition, “district” means any one of the following:

(1) A county service district organized under ORS chapter 451.

(2) A diking district organized under ORS chapter 551.

(3) A corporation for irrigation, drainage, water supply or flood control organized under ORS chapter 554.

(4) A soil and water conservation district organized under ORS 568.210 (Definitions for ORS 568.210 to 568.808 and 568.900 to 568.933) to 568.808 (Taxing district to file legal description and map) and 568.900 (Definitions for ORS 568.900 to 568.933) to 568.933 (Civil penalties).

(5) The Port of Portland created by ORS 778.010 (District known as Port of Portland). [1971 c.403 §1; 1975 c.782 §48a; 1977 c.756 §2; 1981 c.226 §19; 1983 c.740 §53; 2007 c.562 §20]

Chapter 198

Atty. Gen. Opinions

When rural fire protec­tion district may levy taxes on prop­erty within a forest protec­tion district, (1972) Vol 36, p 71

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 198—Special Districts Generally, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors198.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
 
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2017, Chapter 198, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano198.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
 
3 OregonLaws.org assembles these lists by analyzing references between Sections. Each listed item refers back to the current Section in its own text. The result reveals relationships in the code that may not have otherwise been apparent.