Enterprise Zone Existence
On and after October 5, 2015, there is no statewide numerical limit on enterprise zone designations or re-designations under ORS 285C.065 and 285C.250.
In addition, there are allowed:
Designations based on a federal enterprise zone directly under ORS 285C.085; and
Reservation enterprise zones and reservation partnership zones, under ORS 285C.306.
As of October 4, 2015, 68 enterprise zones were in existence by order of the Director in accordance with statutory provisions, as follow:
Eighteen under ORS 285C.065 and former ORS 285C.075 and 285C.080;
Forty-eight under ORS 285C.065 and 285C.250 (one of which was initially designated under ORS 285C.085);
None directly under ORS 285C.085; and
Two reservation enterprise zones under ORS 285C.306(2).
Like enterprise zones described in section (1) or subsection (2)(a) of this rule, the 66 enumerated by subsections (3)(a) and (b) of this rule shall continue to exist and may be amended under ORS 285C.050 to 285C.250 until terminatingand the local zone sponsor may re-designate them as otherwise allowedbefore July 1, 2025, at which point such zones are disallowed under ORS 285C.255, as described in OAR 123-650-9100(4).