Special Districts Generally

ORS 198.795
Jurisdiction over district formation

  • duration of jurisdiction

For purposes of a formation proceeding, the county board where the petition is filed shall have original and, except as provided by ORS 199.410 (Policy) to 199.519 (Effective date of boundary change), exclusive jurisdiction, coextensive with the boundaries of the proposed district, without regard to county lines. For all purposes under ORS 198.705 (Definitions for ORS 198.705 to 198.955) to 198.955 (Disposition of assets), the jurisdiction of the county board of the principal county shall continue from the time a district is formed until the district is dissolved. [1971 c.727 §6]
§§ 198.705 to 198.955

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Disposition of district property upon dissolution, (1972) Vol 35, p 1059; dissolution of insolvent district, (1972) Vol 35, p 1117

Chapter 198

Atty. Gen. Opinions

When rural fire protection district may levy taxes on property within a forest protection district, (1972) Vol 36, p 71


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