OR SB1515 | 2014 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Passed on April 3 2014 - 100% progression
Action: 2014-04-03 - Effective date, April 1, 2014.
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [PDF]


Expands list of prior violations that prohibit individual from becoming circulator. Establishes work group to examine feasibility of Internet voting. Requires work group to report findings to Legislative Assembly before December 1, 2014.Ù Amends time period for which circulator's criminal records check is valid. Permits name of candidate nominated for more than one district office to appear on ballot more than once. Permits elector who submitted ballot in unsigned return identification envelope to remain on active voter registration rolls. Resolves discrepancy regarding day on which challenged ballot records may be released to public. Resolves certification date discrepancy for write-in ballots. Limits prohibition on electioneering to business hours. Permits person to show person's own marked ballot to another person. Declares emergency, effective on passage.

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Relating to elections; and declaring an emergency.


Roll Calls

2014-03-07 - Senate - Senate Third Reading in Concurrence (Y: 19 N: 11 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2014-03-07 - House - House Third Reading (Y: 34 N: 23 NV: 0 Abs: 3) [PASS]
2014-03-05 - House - House Committee Do pass as amended and be printed engrossed (Y: 5 N: 3 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2014-02-20 - Senate - Senate Third Reading (Y: 18 N: 11 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2014-02-18 - Senate - Senate Committee Do pass and subsequent referral to Ways and Means be rescinded (Y: 4 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]


2014-04-03SenateEffective date, April 1, 2014.
2014-04-03SenateChapter 112, 2014 Laws.
2014-04-01SenateGovernor signed.
2014-03-11HouseSpeaker signed.
2014-03-11SenatePresident signed.
2014-03-07SenateUnder rules susupension, Senate concurred in House amendments and repassed bill.Ayes, 19; nays, 11--Baertschiger Jr, Boquist, Close, Ferrioli, George, Girod, Knopp, Kruse, Olsen, Thomsen, Whitsett.
2014-03-07HouseThird reading. Carried by Holvey. Passed.Ayes, 34; Nays, 23--Bentz, Cameron, Conger, Davis, Esquivel, Freeman, Gilliam, Hanna, Hicks, Huffman, Jenson, Johnson, Kennemer, Krieger, McLane, Olson, Parrish, Richardson, Smith, Sprenger, Weidner, Whisnant, Whitsett; Excused, 2--Keny-Guyer, Thompson; Excused for Business of the House, 1--Buckley.
2014-03-06HouseSecond reading.
2014-03-05HouseRecommendation: Do pass with amendments and be printed A-Engrossed.
2014-03-05HouseWork Session held.
2014-02-26HouseWork Session held.
2014-02-21HouseReferred to Rules.
2014-02-21HouseFirst reading. Referred to Speaker's desk.
2014-02-20SenateThird reading. Carried by Starr. Passed.Ayes, 18; nays, 11--Baertschiger Jr, Close, Edwards, George, Girod, Hansell, Knopp, Kruse, Olsen, Thomsen, Whitsett; excused, 1--Boquist.
2014-02-19SenateSecond reading.
2014-02-19SenateSubsequent referral rescinded by order of the President.
2014-02-19SenateRecommendation: Do pass and subsequent referral to Ways and Means be rescinded.
2014-02-18SenatePublic Hearing and Work Session held.
2014-02-03SenateReferred to Rules, then Ways and Means.
2014-02-03SenateIntroduction and first reading. Referred to President's desk.

Oregon State Sources

Roll Callhttps://olis.leg.state.or.us/liz/2014R1/CommitteeReports/MajorityReport/20113
Roll Callhttps://olis.leg.state.or.us/liz/2014R1/Measures/MeasureVotes?id=317340
Roll Callhttps://olis.leg.state.or.us/liz/2014R1/CommitteeReports/MajorityReport/20280
Roll Callhttps://olis.leg.state.or.us/liz/2014R1/Measures/MeasureVotes?id=319194
Roll Callhttps://olis.leg.state.or.us/liz/2014R1/Measures/MeasureVotes?id=319222

Bill Comments