2015 ORS 198.795¹
Jurisdiction over district formation
  • duration of jurisdiction

For purposes of a formation proceeding, the county board where the petition is filed shall have original and, except as provided by ORS 199.410 (Policy) to 199.519 (Effective date of boundary change), exclusive jurisdiction, coextensive with the boundaries of the proposed district, without regard to county lines. For all purposes under ORS 198.705 (Definitions for ORS 198.705 to 198.955) to 198.955 (Disposition of assets), the jurisdiction of the county board of the principal county shall continue from the time a district is formed until the district is dissolved. [1971 c.727 §6]

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Disposi­tion of district prop­erty upon dissolu­tion, (1972) Vol 35, p 1059; dissolu­tion of insolvent district, (1972) Vol 35, p 1117

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 (2015) (last ac­cessed Jul. 16, 2016).
 
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2015, Chapter 198, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano198.­html (2015) (last ac­cessed Jul. 16, 2016).
 
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.