Rural Fire Protection Districts

ORS 478.450
Tax for road lighting

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To provide funds for defraying expenses for the installation, maintenance and operation of the road-lighting service to the district, the district board may provide for a tax not exceeding one-tenth of one percent (0.001) of the real market value of all taxable property within the district, computed in accordance with ORS 308.207 (Computation of real market value for taxing or bonding limitations). Upon approval of the majority of the electors voting at a special election called for such purpose the board may levy a special tax of not to exceed one-fourth of one percent (0.0025) of the real market value of all taxable property within the district for this purpose, computed in accordance with ORS 308.207 (Computation of real market value for taxing or bonding limitations). [Amended by 1967 c.293 §33; 1969 c.667 §29; 1991 c.459 §419]
Chapter 478

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Propriety of office holding of a land owning nonresident elected director of a rural fire protection district, (1975) Vol 37, p 873

Law Review Citations

51 OLR 53 (1971)


Source

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