2017 ORS 267.108¹
Director election and district formation election under ORS 267.107 held at same time
  • designation of subdistricts

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This section is amended
Effective January 1, 2019
Relating to mass transit districts; creating new provisions; amending ORS 267.090, 267.095, 267.107 and 267.108; and repealing ORS 267.109, 267.112 and 267.302.

(1) Notwithstanding the provisions of ORS 198.810 (Order for formation) (3), the county governing body shall order an election within the proposed district for approval or disapproval by the electors voting on the question of formation of a district under ORS 267.107 (Resolution to create certain districts) and for election of seven district directors.

(2) In addition to the requirements of ORS 198.815 (Election on formation) (2), the order calling an election for creation of a district initiated under ORS 267.107 (Resolution to create certain districts) shall describe the boundaries of the seven subdistricts of the proposed district from each of which a director is to be elected. The subdistricts shall be as nearly equal in population as possible based on the latest federal decennial census, shall, where practicable, follow election precinct boundaries and shall together encompass the entire area of the proposed district. [1979 c.585 §5; 1985 c.678 §4; 2005 c.747 §5]

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Authority of mass transit district’s district board to refer ordinance to voters, (1979) Vol 40, p 167

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 267—Mass Transit Districts; Transportation Districts, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors267.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
 
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2017, Chapter 267, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano267.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
 
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.