ORS 450.800¹
Regular and special elections
  • terms of members
  • vacancies

(1) The board may call special elections in the authority to be held on a date specified in ORS 255.345 (Special election dates).

(2) Except as provided in ORS 450.795 (Nomination and election of first board members), the term of a board member is four years.

(3) The board shall fill any vacancy on the board as provided in ORS 198.320 (Filling of vacancies on governing bodies of certain districts).

(4) The board may submit to the electors of the district at the regular election any measure which may properly be submitted to the electors. [1955 c.614 §20; 1969 c.669 §10; 1971 c.647 §98; 1973 c.796 §65; 1975 c.647 §39; 1983 c.83 §91; 1983 c.350 §272]

Chapter 450

Notes of Decisions

Where city with home rule charter enacted ordinance imposing franchise fee on sanitary authority for use of city’s rights-of-way, ordinance operates concurrently with state law and is not preempted. Rogue Valley Sewer Services v. City of Phoenix, 262 Or App 183, 329 P3d 1 (2014), aff’d 357 Or 437, 353 P3d 581 (2015)

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 450—Sanitary Districts and Authorities; Water Authorities, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors450.­html (2019) (last ac­cessed May 16, 2020).
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2019, Chapter 450, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano450.­html (2019) (last ac­cessed May 16, 2020).
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. Currency Information