OR SB425 | 2021 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Democrat 6-3)
Status: Passed on June 30 2021 - 100% progression
Action: 2021-06-30 - Effective date, January 1, 2022.
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [PDF]


Provides that Legislative Assembly finds and declares that telecommunicators are first responders. Provides that Legislative Assembly finds and declares that telecommunicators are first responders. Provides that telecommunicator qualifies as police officer under Public Employees Retirement System. Provides that telecommunicator employed on effective date of Act is entitled to service in retirement system as police officer for all service performed as telecommunicator.].

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Relating to telecommunicators.


Roll Calls

2021-06-01 - House - House Third Reading (Y: 54 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 6) [PASS]
2021-05-17 - House - House Committee Do Pass the A-Eng bill (Y: 11 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2021-04-01 - Senate - Senate Third Reading (Y: 25 N: 3 NV: 0 Abs: 2) [PASS]
2021-03-16 - Senate - Senate Committee Do pass with amendments. (Printed A-Eng.) (Y: 5 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2021-06-30SenateEffective date, January 1, 2022.
2021-06-30SenateChapter 278, 2021 Laws.
2021-06-11SenateGovernor signed.
2021-06-04HouseSpeaker signed.
2021-06-03SenatePresident signed.
2021-06-01HouseThird reading. Carried by Morgan. Passed. Ayes, 54; Absent, 1--Wright; Excused, 1--Evans; Excused for Business of the House, 4--Drazan, Post, Reschke, Speaker Kotek.
2021-05-28HouseCarried over to June 1, 2021 Calendar by virtue of adjournment.
2021-05-27HouseRules suspended. Carried over to May 28, 2021 Calendar.
2021-05-26HouseRules suspended. Carried over to May 27, 2021 Calendar.
2021-05-25HouseRules suspended. Carried over to May 26, 2021 Calendar.
2021-05-24HouseRules suspended. Carried over to May 25, 2021 Calendar.
2021-05-20HouseSecond reading.
2021-05-19HouseRecommendation: Do pass.
2021-05-17HouseWork Session held.
2021-05-12HousePublic Hearing held.
2021-04-07HouseReferred to Business and Labor.
2021-04-01HouseFirst reading. Referred to Speaker's desk.
2021-04-01SenateThird reading. Carried by Manning Jr. Passed. Ayes, 25; Nays, 3--Linthicum, Robinson, Thatcher; Excused, 2--Boquist, Heard.
2021-03-31SenateSecond reading.
2021-03-26SenateRecommendation: Do pass with amendments. (Printed A-Eng.)
2021-03-16SenatePublic Hearing and Work Session held.
2021-02-11SenatePublic Hearing held.
2021-01-19SenateReferred to Labor and Business.
2021-01-11SenateIntroduction and first reading. Referred to President's desk.

Oregon State Sources

Roll Callhttps://olis.oregonlegislature.gov/liz/2021R1/CommitteeReports/MajorityReport/31415
Roll Callhttps://olis.oregonlegislature.gov/liz/2021R1/Measures/MeasureVotes?id=511225
Roll Callhttps://olis.oregonlegislature.gov/liz/2021R1/CommitteeReports/MajorityReport/32465
Roll Callhttps://olis.oregonlegislature.gov/liz/2021R1/Measures/MeasureVotes?id=526367

Bill Comments