2017 ORS 368.101¹
Authority to change road proceedings
  • limitation

(1) At any time after a proceeding is initiated under ORS 368.073 (Initiation of proceedings to acquire property for road purposes) for the acquisition of real property for public road purposes, a county governing body may:

(a) Change the method of proceeding or the property subject to the proceeding in any manner the county governing body determines to be in the public interest.

(b) Discontinue the proceeding if the county governing body determines that the proceedings or the establishment of the proposed road is not in the public interest.

(2) Notwithstanding subsection (1) of this section a county governing body shall not make any change in or discontinue any proceeding that is initiated by a petition described under ORS 368.081 (Requirements for petition to initiate road proceedings) unless the governing body has provided an opportunity for a hearing described under ORS 368.086 (Road proceedings). [1981 c.153 §15]

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 368—County Roads, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors368.­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.