2017 ORS 310.216¹
Pre-reduction Measure 50 taxes

(1) The assessor shall determine pre-reduction Measure 50 taxes under this section.

(2) For each taxing district in the county, the assessor shall subtract from the taxing district’s Measure 5 imposed tax estimate all of the following:

(a) The total amount imposed to pay principal and interest on exempt bonded indebtedness;

(b) The amount certified to pay qualified obligations of the taxing district;

(c) The amount imposed to repay indebtedness of an urban renewal area;

(d) If the taxing district is other than a city, county or school district, the amount imposed that is used to support a hospital facility; and

(e) The amount imposed pursuant to an operating tax levy approved by voters prior to December 5, 1996, and for which property taxes are first imposed for the tax year beginning July 1, 1996, or July 1, 1997, if the levy was approved by voters in an election:

(A) In which at least 50 percent of registered voters eligible to vote in the election cast a ballot; or

(B) That was the general election in an even-numbered year.

(3) The amount determined under subsection (2) of this section shall be the taxing district’s pre-reduction Measure 50 tax. [1997 c.541 §26]

Notes of Decisions

Authority to assess at permanent rate is independent of any considera­tion of needs or resources of school district. Luedtke v. Estacada School District #108, 16 OTR 114 (2002)

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Law Review Cita­tions

5 EL 516 (1975)

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 310—Property Tax Rates and Amounts; Tax Limitations; Tax Reduction Programs, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors310.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2017, Chapter 310, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano310.­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.