ORS 198.973¹
Definitions for ORS 198.973 to 198.989

As used in ORS 198.973 (Definitions for ORS 198.973 to 198.989) to 198.989 (Employees' retirement system), unless the context requires otherwise:

(1) "County" means the county in which the administrative office of the district is located.

(2) "County governing body" means the county court or board of county commissioners of the county.

(3) "District" means a heritage district formed under ORS 198.705 (Definitions for ORS 198.705 to 198.955) to 198.955 (Disposition of assets) and 198.973 (Definitions for ORS 198.973 to 198.989) to 198.989 (Employees' retirement system).

(4) "District board" or "board" means the governing body of a district. [2007 c.562 §1]

Note: 198.973 (Definitions for ORS 198.973 to 198.989) to 198.989 (Employees' retirement system) were enacted into law by the Legislative Assembly but were not added to or made a part of ORS chapter 198 or any series therein by legislative action. See Preface to Oregon Revised Statutes for further explanation.

Chapter 198

Atty. Gen. Opinions

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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