2017 ORS 371.610¹
Inapplicability of ORS 371.605 to 371.660 to state highways
  • authority of county to supersede statutes

(1) ORS 371.605 (Definitions for ORS 371.605 to 371.660) to 371.660 (Delinquent list) do not apply to any state highway.

(2) The county governing body may designate any public road improved under ORS 371.605 (Definitions for ORS 371.605 to 371.660) to 371.660 (Delinquent list) as a county road without invalidating the assessments levied for the purpose of the improvements.

(3) Except as otherwise provided in this section, a county may supersede any provision in ORS 371.605 (Definitions for ORS 371.605 to 371.660) to 371.660 (Delinquent list) by enacting an ordinance under ORS 203.030 (Definition for ORS 203.030 to 203.075) to 203.065 (Violation of county ordinances) authorizing the use of assessments to finance local improvements, as defined in ORS 223.001 (Definitions), and providing a procedure for levying such assessments. [Amended by 1955 c.773 §2; 1959 c.656 §1; 1983 c.305 §2; 1987 c.615 §3; 1991 c.902 §111]

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 371—Road Districts and Road Assessment Plans, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors371.­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.