2015 ORS 358.180¹
Tax levy for county historical fund
  • limitation

(1) When authorized by the electors as set forth in ORS 358.171 (Election to establish county historical fund), the county court may levy, in addition to the taxes now permitted by law to be levied, an ad valorem tax upon the taxable property in the county for the purpose of creating a county historical fund.

(2) The levy shall be a continuing levy in the amount required by the detailed estimates annually filed with the county court under ORS 358.200 (Annual estimate of historical societies) less any amount carried forward from the preceding year excepting reserve funds previously set aside and approved by the county court, but not exceeding one-fortieth of one percent (0.00025) or such part thereof as is authorized by the electors of the county, of the real market value of all taxable property within the county, computed in accordance with ORS 308.207 (Computation of real market value for taxing or bonding limitations). [Amended by 1963 c.9 §17; 1977 c.325 §1; 1991 c.459 §323]

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 358—Oregon Historical and Heritage Agencies, Programs and Tax Provisions; Museums; Local Symphonies and Bands; Archaeological Objects and Sites, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors358.­html (2015) (last ac­cessed Jul. 16, 2016).
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.