ORS 357.216¹
Definitions for ORS 357.216 to 357.286

As used in ORS 357.216 (Definitions for ORS 357.216 to 357.286) to 357.286 (Retirement system for employees), unless the context requires otherwise:

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

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

(3) "District" means a library district formed under ORS 198.010 ("District" defined for chapter), 198.180 ("District" defined for ORS 198.190), 198.510 (Definitions for ORS 198.510 to 198.600), 198.705 (Definitions for ORS 198.705 to 198.955), 255.012 ("District" defined), 357.216 (Definitions for ORS 357.216 to 357.286) to 357.286 (Retirement system for employees) and 357.400 (Definitions for ORS 357.400 to 357.621).

(4) "District board" or "board" means the governing body of a district. [1981 c.226 §1; 2007 c.179 §7]

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 357—Libraries; Archives; Poet Laureate, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­Archive/­2007ors357.­pdf (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
2 OregonLaws.org contains the con­tents of Volume 21 of the ORS, inserted along­side the per­tin­ent statutes. See the preface to the ORS An­no­ta­tions for more information.
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