ORS 777.925
Appointment of port commissioners; term; vacancies


Upon the expiration of the term of a commissioner, a successor shall be appointed by the Governor, subject to confirmation as provided by ORS 171.562 (Procedures for confirmation) and 171.565 (Vote required for confirmation). Except as provided in ORS 777.927 (Removal of port commissioner for malfeasance) and 777.930 (Removal of port commissioner for lack of attendance), appointees, when confirmed, shall hold office for a term of four years and until their respective successors have been appointed, confirmed and qualified.


If a vacancy occurs by death, resignation or disqualification of a commissioner, the vacancy shall be filled by appointment by the Governor for the unexpired term subject to confirmation as provided by subsection (1) of this section. [1987 c.565 §6]
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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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