Sanitary Districts and Authorities

ORS 450.005
Definitions for ORS 450.005 to 450.245


As used in ORS 450.005 (Definitions for ORS 450.005 to 450.245) to 450.245 (Application of ORS 450.005 to 450.245 to districts organized under former laws), unless the context requires otherwise:

(1)

“District board” means the governing body of a district.

(2)

“County board” means the county court or board of county commissioners of the county.

(3)

“County” means the county in which the district, or the greater portion of the taxable assessed value of the district or proposed district, is located.

(4)

“District” means a sanitary district formed in one or more counties and outside the corporate limits of any city pursuant to ORS 450.005 (Definitions for ORS 450.005 to 450.245) to 450.245 (Application of ORS 450.005 to 450.245 to districts organized under former laws) or pursuant to any law which those sections supersede.

(5)

“Owner” means the holder of the record title to real property or the vendee under a land sale contract, if there is such a contract.

(6)

“Secretary” means the secretary of the district. [Amended by 1969 c.563 §1; 1983 c.83 §87; 2001 c.373 §1]
§§ 450.005 to 450.303

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Provision of sewer service to property outside boundaries of sanitary districts, (1980) Vol 41, p 183

Chapter 450

Notes of Decisions

Where city with home rule charter enacted ordinance imposing franchise fee on sanitary authority for use of city's rights-of-way, ordinance operates concurrently with state law and is not preempted. Rogue Valley Sewer Services v. City of Phoenix, 262 Or App 183, 329 P3d 1 (2014), aff'd 357 Or 437, 353 P3d 581 (2015)


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