2017 ORS 332.122¹
Nomination of directors
  • qualifications

This section is amended
Effective September 29, 2019
Relating to voting rights for electors in protected classes; creating new provisions; amending ORS 249.031, 249.720, 255.055, 255.235, 255.245, 255.325, 255.335, 332.012, 332.018, 332.030, 332.118, 332.122, 332.124, 332.126, 332.128, 332.132, 332.134, 332.138, 334.025, 334.032, 334.035, 334.045, 334.090, 334.095, 334.690, 334.710, 334.730, 334.740, 334.750, 341.125, 341.175, 341.185, 341.326, 341.327, 341.331, 341.356, 341.357 and 341.577; and prescribing an effective date.

(1) In common school districts and union high school districts the directors may be nominated in one of the following methods or a combination thereof:

(a) At large by position number by the electors of the district.

(b) By zone by electors of zones, if zoning is approved by the electors under ORS 332.128 (Establishing zones for purpose of nominating directors).

(2) A person shall be nominated as a candidate for director by filing a petition for nomination or a declaration of candidacy under ORS 255.235 (Nomination of candidates for election to district boards).

(3) If a candidate is nominated by petition, the petition:

(a) If the candidate is nominated from a zone, must be signed by the electors of the zone.

(b) If the candidate is nominated at large, must be signed by the electors of the district.

(4) A candidate for school director must be an elector registered in the district. If the district is zoned and the candidate seeks nomination from a zone, the candidate also must be a resident of that zone. [1983 c.284 §1; 1983 c.350 §161c; 1987 c.7 §3]

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 332—Local Administration of Education, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors332.­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.