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Article XVI, Oregon Constitution

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Article XVI of the Oregon Constitution is entitled Boundaries and consists of one section.

Section 1

Text of Section 1:

State Boundaries

The State of Oregon shall be bounded as provided by section 1 of the Act of Congress of February 1859, admitting the State of Oregon into the Union of the United States, until:

(1) Such boundaries are modified by appropriate interstate compact or compacts heretofore or hereafter approved by the Congress of the United States; or

(2) The Legislative Assembly by law extends the boundaries or jurisdiction of this state an additional distance seaward under authority of a law heretofore or hereafter enacted by the Congress of the United States.

Amendments

  • Amendment proposed by S.J.R. 4, 1957, and adopted by the people Nov. 4, 1958.
  • Amendment proposed by H.J.R. 24, 1967, and adopted by the people Nov. 5, 1968.

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