OR HB2934 | 2019 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Democrat 5-2)
Status: Introduced on February 11 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-03-20 - Public Hearing held.
Pending: House Economic Development Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Appropriates moneys to Oregon Business Development Department to make grants to nonprofit corporations for purpose of hiring staff to coordinate activities related to organization, administration and programming of innovation districts. Defines "innovation district" as innovation ecosystem consisting of certain economic, physical and networking assets. Sets forth further mandatory criteria for innovation district to which nonprofit corporation's grant application relates. Declares emergency, effective on passage.

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Relating to innovation districts; declaring an emergency.



2019-03-20HousePublic Hearing held.
2019-02-14HouseReferred to Economic Development with subsequent referral to Ways and Means.
2019-02-11HouseFirst reading. Referred to Speaker's desk.

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