OR HB2988 | 2017 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (? 1-0)
Status: Introduced on February 23 2017 - 25% progression
Action: 2017-03-30 - Work Session scheduled.
Pending: House Judiciary Committee
Hearing: Mar 30 @ 1:00 pm in HR 343
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Increases penalty for crime of harassment if offense consists of subjecting another person to offensive physical contact and is committed in immediate presence of or witnessed by minor child in specified circumstances. Punishes by maximum of one year's imprisonment, $6,250 fine, or both. Directs Oregon Criminal Justice Commission to classify offense as person Class A misdemeanor under rules of commission.

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Relating to harassment.



2017-03-30HouseWork Session scheduled.
2017-03-23HousePublic Hearing and Work Session held.
2017-02-23HouseReferred to Judiciary.
2017-02-23HouseFirst reading. Referred to Speaker's desk.

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