2015 ORS 451.140¹
Powers of county court under ORS 451.110 to 451.140

In carrying out the powers granted to the county court under ORS 451.110 (Definitions for ORS 451.110 to 451.140) to 451.140 (Powers of county court under ORS 451.110 to 451.140), the county court may:

(1) Conduct such surveys and investigations as may be necessary to develop coordinated master plans as provided in ORS 451.120 (Master plans for development of service facilities).

(2) Provide for the administration and enforcement of such master plans by engineering analysis, inspection or other appropriate means.

(3) Enter into contracts or agreements with cities, other counties or county service districts for public transportation, the federal government, state agencies, the special districts enumerated in ORS 451.573 (Definitions for ORS 451.573 to 451.577) or any person or private corporation for a period not to exceed 30 years for the cooperative financing of the preparation and enforcement of coordinated master plans as provided in ORS 451.120 (Master plans for development of service facilities) and 451.130 (Conformity to master plan).

(4) Levy and collect taxes for the purpose of providing funds to prepare and enforce coordinated master plans as provided in ORS 451.120 (Master plans for development of service facilities) and 451.130 (Conformity to master plan).

(5) Expend funds for such surveys, investigations and studies as may be necessary for the preparation and enforcement of such master plans. [1955 c.509 §4; 1961 c.576 §3; 1963 c.515 §6; 1973 c.211 §2; 1973 c.785 §4]

Atty. Gen. Opinions

General law counties' statutory authority on public transporta­tion, (1973) Vol 36, p 672

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Withdrawal of territory from a district, (1975) Vol 37, p 737


1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 451—County Service Facilities, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors451.­html (2015) (last ac­cessed Jul. 16, 2016).
 
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2015, Chapter 451, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano451.­html (2015) (last ac­cessed Jul. 16, 2016).
 
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