OR HB2209 | 2015 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Democrat 5-2)
Status: Passed on August 17 2015 - 100% progression
Action: 2015-08-17 - Chapter 814, (2015 Laws): Effective date August 12, 2015.
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [PDF]


Requires persons cultivating shellfish on public or private land to file annual report. Creates Oregon Shellfish Task Force on Shellfish]. Sunsets task force on date of convening of 2017 regular session of Legislative Assembly] December 31, 2016. Establishes pilot project to increase frequency of water quality monitoring and analysis in Tillamook Bay. Sunsets pilot project on July 1, 2017. Directs Oregon State University to conduct research activities related to shellfish. Sunsets research activities related to shellfish on July 1, 2017. Declares emergency, effective on passage.

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Relating to shellfish; and declaring an emergency.


Roll Calls

2015-06-30 - Senate - Senate Third Reading (Y: 26 N: 2 NV: 0 Abs: 2) [PASS]
2015-06-26 - House - House Third Reading (Y: 56 N: 2 NV: 0 Abs: 2) [PASS]
2015-06-23 - House - House Committee Do Pass (Y: 22 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 2) [PASS]
2015-04-02 - House - House Committee Do pass with amendments, be printed engrossed and be referred to Ways and Means by prior reference (Y: 7 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 2) [PASS]


2015-08-17HouseChapter 814, (2015 Laws): Effective date August 12, 2015.
2015-08-12HouseGovernor signed.
2015-07-03SenatePresident signed.
2015-07-03HouseSpeaker signed.
2015-06-30SenateRules suspended. Third reading. Carried by Roblan. Passed.Ayes, 26; nays, 2--Boquist, Thatcher; excused, 2--Olsen, Shields.
2015-06-30SenateSecond reading.
2015-06-30SenateRecommendation: Do pass the A-Eng. bill.
2015-06-29SenateReferred to Ways and Means.
2015-06-29SenateFirst reading. Referred to President's desk.
2015-06-26HouseRules suspended. Third reading. Carried by Gomberg, McKeown. Passed.Ayes, 56; Nays, 2--Nearman, Post; Excused, 2--Clem, Weidner.
2015-06-26HouseSecond reading.
2015-06-25HouseRecommendation: Do pass.
2015-06-23HouseWork Session held.
2015-06-18HouseReturned to Full Committee.
2015-06-18HouseWork Session held.
2015-06-11HouseAssigned to Subcommittee On Natural Resources.
2015-04-03HouseReferred to Ways and Means by prior reference.
2015-04-03HouseRecommendation: Do pass with amendments, be printed A-Engrossed, and be referred to Ways and Means by prior reference.
2015-04-02HouseWork Session held.
2015-03-24HousePublic Hearing held.
2015-01-16HouseReferred to Agriculture and Natural Resources with subsequent referral to Ways and Means.
2015-01-12HouseFirst reading. Referred to Speaker's desk.

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