2017 ORS 545.532¹
Increase of assessments to meet defaults
  • property liable for indebtedness
  • possession of works upon default

When the amount assessed against any tract of land is not paid, the next assessment against the land in the district shall be increased so as to take care of the default. All the property of the district, including irrigation and other works, shall be liable for the indebtedness of the district. The holder of bonds, or the United States or the State of Oregon when a contract has been executed by the United States or the State of Oregon, may, if a default occurs in the payment of interest or principal on the bonds, or the amount due on the contract, upon the order of the circuit court, take possession of the irrigation and other works of the district and operate those works until the amount in default is fully paid. [Formerly 545.206]

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