ORS 354.605¹
Definitions for ORS 354.605 to 354.715

As used in ORS 354.605 (Definitions for ORS 354.605 to 354.715) to 354.715 (Dissolution, liquidation and transfer proceedings), unless the context requires otherwise:

(1) "County board" means the governing body of the county in which a district is principally situated.

(2) "District" means a translator district formed under ORS 354.605 (Definitions for ORS 354.605 to 354.715) to 354.715 (Dissolution, liquidation and transfer proceedings).

(3) "District board" means the governing board of a district.

(4) "Translator" means any UHF facility or Federal Communications Commission approved equipment owned by a district which serves the district by receiving, amplifying and transmitting signals broadcast by one or more television stations and public service signals which are allowed by Federal Communications Commission regulations. When the district transmits signals through VHF equipment, the district shall provide for an automatic encoder to prevent signal deviation. [1975 c.286 §1; 1979 c.108 §7; 1997 c.518 §1]

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Exemp­tion of prop­erty from translator district taxa­tion, (1976) Vol 37, p 1217

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 354—Educational Television and Radio; Translator Districts; Distance Learning, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­Archive/­2007ors354.­pdf (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2007, Chapter 354, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­354ano.­htm (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
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