OR SB1503 | 2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 3-0)
Status: Engrossed on February 11 2020 - 50% progression
Action: 2020-02-12 - Referred to Judiciary.
Pending: House Judiciary Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


Provides that person commits offense of driving while under influence of intoxicants if person has blood alcohol level of 0.08 percent or more by weight within two hours after driving vehicle. Creates affirmative defense. Defines "statutory counterpart." Declares emergency, effective on passage.

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Relating to driving while under the influence of intoxicants; declaring an emergency.


Roll Calls

2020-02-11 - Senate - Senate Third Reading (Y: 28 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 2) [PASS]
2020-02-05 - Senate - Senate Committee Do pass with amendments. (Printed A-Eng.) (Y: 7 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2020-02-12HouseReferred to Judiciary.
2020-02-11HouseFirst reading. Referred to Speaker's desk.
2020-02-11SenateVote explanation filed by Boquist.
2020-02-11SenateThird reading. Carried by Prozanski. Passed. Ayes, 28; Excused, 2--Fagan, President Courtney.
2020-02-10SenateSecond reading.
2020-02-07SenateRecommendation: Do pass with amendments. (Printed A-Eng.)
2020-02-05SenateWork Session held.
2020-02-04SenateInformational Meeting held.
2020-02-03SenateReferred to Judiciary.
2020-02-03SenateIntroduction and first reading. Referred to President's desk.
2020-01-27SenatePresession Released to the Public.

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