ORS 255.305
Election expenses paid by district; exceptions; apportionment of expenses; rules


Except as otherwise provided by ORS 198.775 (Security deposit to accompany petition), 261.210 (Payment of election expenses) and 568.542 (Payment of expenses for director election from county funds), the expenses incurred for a district election shall be paid by that district.


When two or more districts hold an election on the same day, the expenses of the election shall be equitably apportioned among the districts.


The Secretary of State by rule:


May designate a formula for the apportionment of expenses under subsection (2) of this section; and


Designate categories of election expenses that are chargeable to a district. [Formerly 259.230; 1983 c.514 §14; 1995 c.243 §3; 2019 c.450 §7]

(formerly 259.230)

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Liability for expenses, special district election, (1974) Vol 37, p 179

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