ORS 778.065¹
Port taxing power
  • annual limitation

The Port of Portland may each year assess, levy and collect taxes upon all taxable real and personal property situated within its boundaries as required:

(1) To pay principal and interest on bonds issued under ORS 778.030 (Power to issue general obligation bonds);

(2) To pay bonds, debentures and other obligations of the City of Portland assumed under ORS 778.020 (Acquisition of City of Portland property by port); and

(3) To pay all other expenses that may be incurred in the exercise of the powers granted to the port. [Amended by 1963 c.9 §40; 1971 c.701 §1; 1971 c.728 §143]

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 778—Port of Portland, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors778.­html (2019) (last ac­cessed May 16, 2020).
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. Currency Information