OR HB2461 | 2021 | Regular Session

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 8-0)
Status: Introduced on January 11 2021 - 25% progression
Action: 2021-02-04 - Public Hearing held.
Pending: House Veterans and Emergency Management Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

Directs Oregon Business Development Department to establish program to create Oregon Critical Disaster Preparedness Stockpile to ensure robust stock of emergency supplies and equipment. Directs Oregon Business Development Department to establish program to create Oregon Critical Disaster Preparedness Stockpile to ensure robust stock of emergency supplies and equipment. Directs Oregon Homeland Security Council, in consultation with Oregon Health Authority and relevant state agencies, to develop list of essential equipment, materials, supplies, distribution channels and manufacturing capabilities for stockpile, including personal protective equipment, communicable disease testing equipment and all-hazards emergency surge supplies. Requires council to report to Legislative Assembly. Directs department to establish and administer Oregon Resiliency Partnership in consultation with other entities. Limits civil liability in certain circumstances. Declares emergency, effective on passage.

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Title

Relating to critical disaster preparedness; declaring an emergency.

Sponsors


History

DateChamberAction
2021-02-04HousePublic Hearing held.
2021-01-19HouseReferred to Veterans and Emergency Management with subsequent referral to Ways and Means.
2021-01-11HouseFirst reading. Referred to Speaker's desk.

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