ORS 198.794¹
Effect of district name change
  • notification to certain officials

(1) All powers, rights, duties and obligations of a district which has adopted a new name under ORS 198.793 (Change of district name) shall be continued under the new name. All references to the prior name of the district shall be considered references to the new name.

(2) A district changing its name under ORS 198.793 (Change of district name) shall, immediately upon effectiveness of the change, certify the name change to the Director of the Department of Revenue, the county treasurer of the principal county and the county clerk and county assessor of each county in which the district is situated. [1979 c.272 §3]

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/­Archive/­2007ors198.­pdf (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2007, Chapter 198, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­198ano.­htm (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
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. Currency Information