2017 ORS 226.530¹
Powers of city to acquire and remove cemeteries to another site

Any municipal corporation, by and through its governing body, in addition to the powers and privileges heretofore conferred upon municipal corporations by the laws of this state, shall for the purposes of ORS 226.530 (Powers of city to acquire and remove cemeteries to another site) to 226.630 (Acts to be done by city in removing and reinterring remains) have the power to:

(1) Acquire cemeteries and cemetery properties, by eminent domain, conveyance or otherwise.

(2) Acquire real property for the purpose of reinterment of remains.

(3) Disinter remains and remove all gravestones, monuments or other evidences of the location or existence of graves, and to move the same to another site.

(4) Sell, lease or convey land acquired under the authority of ORS 226.530 (Powers of city to acquire and remove cemeteries to another site) to 226.630 (Acts to be done by city in removing and reinterring remains), or through voluntary transfers or otherwise. [1953 c.298 §3]

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 226—City Parks, Memorials and Cemeteries, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors226.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
 
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.