Oregon Statutes - Chapter 568 - Soil and Water Conservation; Water Quality Management - Section 568.545 - Procedure for selection of directors of consolidated districts; selection of officers.

(1) Notwithstanding ORS 568.470, when districts are consolidated, all directors continue to serve until directors for the consolidated district are elected as provided in this subsection. Not later than 30 days after the date of issuance of the certificate referred to in ORS 568.470, the boards of the districts consolidated shall hold a joint meeting. At the joint meeting, a majority of all the directors of all the districts affected constitute a quorum for the transaction of business. The directors so assembled shall elect seven persons from among their number to serve as directors of the consolidated district. The term of office of the directors elected as provided in this subsection shall be as provided in ORS 568.560 (5)(c). The number of directors of a consolidated district may be reduced to five in the manner provided in ORS 568.565.

(2) The directors elected as provided in subsection (1) of this section shall select a chairperson, secretary and other necessary officers and select a regular date for the annual and other meetings. [1965 c.155 §3; 1969 c.393 §1; 1973 c.656 §12; 2007 c.690 §4]

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