City Parks, Memorials and Cemeteries

ORS 226.560
Expenditure of public funds for removal and reinterment of remains from discontinued cemetery


Upon the adoption of a resolution or ordinance, as provided for by ORS 226.540 (Public hearing concerning abandoned or neglected cemetery) and 226.550 (Governing body to publish resolution or ordinance upon finding that cemetery should be relocated), the governing body of said municipal corporation may provide for the expenditure of public funds necessary for the disinterment, removal and reinterment of remains and any and all other expenses incident thereto, including, but not limited to, acquisition of property, cost of court proceedings, publications, fees and other incidental expenses incurred in connection with any proceeding under the provisions of ORS 226.510 (Certain cemeteries as menace to public) to 226.640 (Issuance of permit to restore, maintain and preserve abandoned cemetery), and may include the same in the next annual budget of such municipal corporation. [1953 c.298 §6]

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