OR HJR202 | 2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 40-0)
Status: Engrossed on February 18 2020 - 50% progression
Action: 2020-03-08 - At Desk upon adjournment.
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Proposes amendment to Oregon Constitution establishing obligation of state to ensure every resident of state access to cost-effective, clinically appropriate and affordable health care. Requires state to balance obligation to ensure health care with funding of public schools and other essential public services. Refers proposed amendment to people for their approval or rejection at next regular general election.

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Proposing amendment to Oregon Constitution relating to obligation of state to ensure access to health care.


Roll Calls

2020-02-25 - Senate - Senate Committee Do adopt (Y: 3 N: 1 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2020-02-17 - House - House Special Order (Y: 36 N: 21 NV: 0 Abs: 3) [PASS]
2020-02-11 - House - House Committee Be adopted and rescind subsequent referral to Rules (Y: 7 N: 4 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2020-03-08SenateAt Desk upon adjournment.
2020-02-28SenateRecommendation: Do adopt.
2020-02-25SenateWork Session held.
2020-02-20SenatePublic Hearing held.
2020-02-18SenateReferred to Health Care.
2020-02-18SenateFirst reading. Referred to President's desk.
2020-02-17HouseRead as Special Order of Business. Carried by Nosse, Salinas. Adopted. Ayes, 36; Nays, 21--Barreto, Bonham, Boshart Davis, Breese-Iverson, Doherty, Drazan, Hayden, Helt, Leif, Lewis, Moore-Green, Nearman, Noble, Owens, Reschke, Smith DB, Smith G, Sprenger, Stark, Wilson, Zika; Excused, 3--Clem, Post, Wallan.
2020-02-17HouseRules suspended. Made a Special Order of Business on February 17, 2020 Calendar.
2020-02-14HouseSubsequent referral to Rules rescinded by order of the Speaker.
2020-02-14HouseRecommendation: Be adopted and subsequent referral to Rules be rescinded.
2020-02-11HouseWork Session held.
2020-02-06HousePublic Hearing held.
2020-02-03HouseReferred to Health Care with subsequent referral to Rules.
2020-02-03HouseFirst reading. Referred to Speaker's desk.
2020-01-27HousePresession Released to the Public.

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