General Provisions 332.002
Board of Directors 332.005 – 332.030
Board Organization and Meetings 332.040 – 332.061
Status, General Powers and Duties 332.072 – 332.114
Elections 332.118 – 332.138
District Property 332.155 – 332.210
Gifts 332.385
Transportation 332.405 – 332.427
Insurance 332.432 – 332.437
Traffic Regulation 332.445
Personnel 332.505 – 332.554
Student Census 332.585
Intellectual Property 332.745 – 332.750

Terms Used In Oregon Statutes > Chapter 332

  • adjourn: A motion to adjourn a legislative chamber or a committee, if passed, ends that day's session.
  • Any other state: includes any state and the District of Columbia. See Oregon Statutes 174.100
  • complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • corporation: A legal entity owned by the holders of shares of stock that have been issued, and that can own, receive, and transfer property, and carry on business in its own name.
  • deed: The legal instrument used to transfer title in real property from one person to another.
  • dismissal: The dropping of a case by the judge without further consideration or hearing. Source:
  • District school board: means the board of directors of a common school district or a union high school district. See Oregon Statutes 332.002
  • executive session: A portion of the Senate's daily session in which it considers executive business.
  • fee simple: Absolute title to property with no limitations or restrictions regarding the person who may inherit it.
  • gift: A voluntary transfer or conveyance of property without consideration, or for less than full and adequate consideration based on fair market value.
  • guardian: A person legally empowered and charged with the duty of taking care of and managing the property of another person who because of age, intellect, or health, is incapable of managing his (her) own affairs.
  • jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • lease: A contract transferring the use of property or occupancy of land, space, structures, or equipment in consideration of a payment (e.g., rent). Source: OCC
  • oath: A promise to tell the truth.
  • obligation: An order placed, contract awarded, service received, or similar transaction during a given period that will require payments during the same or a future period.
  • partnership: A voluntary contract between two or more persons to pool some or all of their assets into a business, with the agreement that there will be a proportional sharing of profits and losses.
  • Person: includes individuals, corporations, associations, firms, partnerships, limited liability companies and joint stock companies. See Oregon Statutes 174.100
  • personal property: All property that is not real property.
  • power of attorney: A written instrument which authorizes one person to act as another's agent or attorney. The power of attorney may be for a definite, specific act, or it may be general in nature. The terms of the written power of attorney may specify when it will expire. If not, the power of attorney usually expires when the person granting it dies. Source: OCC
  • prosecute: To charge someone with a crime. A prosecutor tries a criminal case on behalf of the government.
  • quorum: The number of legislators that must be present to do business.
  • real property: Land, and all immovable fixtures erected on, growing on, or affixed to the land.
  • recess: A temporary interruption of the legislative business.
  • remainder: An interest in property that takes effect in the future at a specified time or after the occurrence of some event, such as the death of a life tenant.
  • School district: means a common or union high school district. See Oregon Statutes 332.002
  • United States: includes territories, outlying possessions and the District of Columbia. See Oregon Statutes 174.100