ORS 358.820¹
Tax levy for municipal orchestras and band

Any city having a population of 250,000 or more may, when authorized as provided in ORS 358.840 (Action upon favorable vote), levy each year a tax of not to exceed fifteen-hundredths of one mill on each dollar of assessed valuation of property subject to taxation by the city for the purpose of maintaining and employing one major symphony orchestra, one band and one junior symphony orchestra. At the election of the governing body of the city, the levy may be:

(1) Within the permanent rate limit for the city, but may not increase that limit; or

(2) A local option tax described in ORS 280.040 (Definitions for ORS 280.040 to 280.145) to 280.145 (Serial levy under former law). [Formerly 357.920; 2005 c.94 §114]

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 358—Museums; Historical Societies; Preservation of Historical and Archaeological Properties and Objects; Oregon Historic Families Database, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­Archive/­2007ors358.­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.
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