Ports Generally

ORS 777.770
Additional fiscal powers of export trading corporation

For the purpose of carrying into effect all or any of its powers, an export trading corporation may:


Borrow money, evidence such borrowing with its promissory notes or other obligations of indebtedness, and pledge in whole or in part any of its assets or revenues not subject to prior liens or pledges.


Issue and sell revenue bonds in the manner and upon the terms and conditions authorized by ORS 777.560 (Ports may issue and sell revenue bonds) to 777.590 (Authority to issue and sell revenue bonds).


Purchase, negotiate and sell letters of credit, bills of lading, dock receipts, dock warrants, drafts and other documents of title as defined in ORS 71.2010 (General definitions) (2)(p). [1983 c.200 §11; 2009 c.181 §108]
Chapter 777

Notes of Decisions

Port district's power to formulate rules and regulations to prevent estuary and stream pollution within its boundaries did not give it standing to object to power supply contract between Bonneville Power Administration and proposed aluminum plant. Port of Astoria v. Hodel, 595 F2d 467 (1979)


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