2015 ORS 545.189¹
Recall of director
  • procedure
  • required number of signatures for recall petition

(1) A district director may be recalled as provided in ORS 198.410 (Definition for ORS 198.425 and 198.430) to 198.440 (Statement of justification from affected officer), except that the recall petition shall be signed by a number of persons who are qualified to vote in the district, or in the subdivision of the district from which the director was elected, that is equal to but not less than the lesser of:

(a) Fifteen percent of the total number of votes that may be cast in an election for the director; or

(b) Fifteen percent of the total votes cast in the electoral district for all candidates for Governor at the most recent election at which a candidate for Governor was elected to a full term.

(2) Not more than one of the electors of a multiple ownership as described in ORS 545.007 (Voting rights) (1)(a) may sign a recall petition. [1995 c.754 §2]


1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 545—Irrigation Districts, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors545.­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.