Organization and Government of Cities

ORS 221.862
“Historic ghost town” defined


As used in ORS 221.862 (“Historic ghost town” defined) to 221.872 (State shared revenues not available to historic ghost town), “historic ghost town” means an incorporated city within this state that:

(1)

Is on land acquired under a United States patent;

(2)

Does not have a sufficient number of registered electors permanently residing within the city to fill all offices provided for under its charter; and

(3)

Is of historic interest. [1983 c.355 §1]
Note: 221.862 (“Historic ghost town” defined) to 221.872 (State shared revenues not available to historic ghost town) were enacted into law by the Legislative Assembly but were not added to or made a part of ORS chapter 221 or any series therein by legislative action. See Preface to Oregon Revised Statutes for further explanation.

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