Oregon Basic Code
The Oregon Basic Code is a complete model code of ordinances designed specifically for smaller cities in Oregon. By utilizing the concept of shared cost to provide an economic alternative for codification, it allows smaller municipalities in Oregon to enjoy the benefits of codification without the substantial expense of a customized code.
The Oregon Basic Code contains provisions on subjects typically encountered by smaller cities and towns and may include:
Based on State Law
Most sections are based directly on Oregon law or on model ordinances drafted by American Legal Publishing and and the League of Oregon Cities. In addition, the Oregon Basic Code is updated annually to incorporate state law enactments, deletions, and amendments, keeping your municipality current with changes in state law.