2007 ORS 308A.327¹
Reports from owner to assessor
  • effect of failure to make report upon request

The assessor shall at all times be authorized to demand and receive reports by registered or certified mail from owners of land classified under ORS 308A.300 (Definitions for ORS 308A.300 to 308A.330) to 308A.330 (Rules) as to the use of the same. If the owner shall fail, after 90 days’ notice in writing by certified mail to comply with such demand, the assessor may immediately withdraw the land from classification, give written notice to the granting authority of the withdrawal, and apply the penalties provided in ORS 308A.318 (Change in use of open space land) and 308A.321 (Withdrawal by assessor when use changed). [Formerly 308.785]

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Criteria to apply in classifying land as open space, (1972) Vol 35, p 1273; golf course as open space land, (1980) Vol 40, p 288

Notes of Decisions

The purpose of this legisla­tion is to defeat effect on bona fide farmer of increased assess­ments growing out of highest and best use require­ment. Hulburt v. Dept. of Rev., 4 OTR 475 (1971)

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 308A—Land Special Assessments, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­308a.­html (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2007, Chapter 308A, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­308aano.­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.