ORS 554.275
Activity of corporation as urban service


The activity of a corporation for drainage or flood control organized under ORS 554.005 (Filing requirements) to 554.340 (Judicial determination of legality of proceedings) is deemed to be an urban service, as defined in ORS 195.065 (Agreements required), if the corporation:

(1)

Is located in a county that has a population greater than 700,000; and

(2)

Operates a flood control project as defined in ORS 547.057 (Drainage district activity as urban service) located within the urban growth boundary established by Metro or within the incorporated boundary of a city. [2015 c.544 §16]
Note: 554.275 (Activity of corporation as urban service) was added to and made a part of 554.005 (Filing requirements) to 554.340 (Judicial determination of legality of proceedings) by legislative action but was not added to any smaller series therein. See Preface to Oregon Revised Statutes for further explanation.
Chapter 554

Notes of Decisions

Water improvement district formed under this chapter is unit of government for purposes of filing suit under ORS 305.583, but is not “governmental unit” within meaning of section 11b, Article XI of Oregon Constitution. Comeaux v. Water Wonderland Improvement Dist., 12 OTR 132 (1992), aff’d 315 Or 562, 847 P2d 841 (1993)

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Authority of State Land Board to enter into nonprofit water supply district corporation, (1978) Vol 38, p 2199


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