(1) The ordinances in force in the previously incorporated cities at the time of the
creation of the newly formed incorporated city by virtue of ORS 222.210, so far as the ordinances are not inconsistent with the charter adopted for the newly
formed municipal corporation, shall continue in effect within the limits of the newly
formed municipal corporation and shall be deemed its ordinances subject to the provisions
of said charter and subject to modification, amendment or repeal by the council or
other governing body of the newly created municipal corporation.
(2) From the date the newly formed municipal corporation comes into existence, all
complaints and prosecutions for crimes committed or ordinances violated and all suits
or causes of action arising within the territory of the municipal corporation prior
to its creation may be instituted in said incorporated city with the same effect as
if it had been in existence prior to the violations, subject however, to the provisions
of the charter of the newly formed municipal corporation.
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