OR SB565 | 2021 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Passed on June 10 2021 - 100% progression
Action: 2021-06-10 - Effective date, May 21, 2021.
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [PDF]


Modifies definition of "slayer" to include individuals who are found responsible or guilty except for insanity of taking person's life. Modifies definition of "slayer" to include individuals who are found responsible or guilty except for insanity of taking person's life. Declares emergency, effective on passage.

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Relating to slayers; and declaring an emergency.


Roll Calls

2021-05-13 - House - House Third Reading (Y: 54 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 6) [PASS]
2021-05-06 - House - House Committee Do Pass the A-Eng bill (Y: 10 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2021-04-15 - Senate - Senate Third Reading (Y: 26 N: 3 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2021-03-29 - Senate - Senate Committee Do pass with amendments. (Printed A-Eng.) (Y: 4 N: 3 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2021-06-10SenateEffective date, May 21, 2021.
2021-06-10SenateChapter 81, 2021 Laws.
2021-05-21SenateGovernor signed.
2021-05-17HouseSpeaker signed.
2021-05-14SenatePresident signed.
2021-05-13HouseThird reading. Carried by Wallan. Passed. Ayes, 54; Excused, 5--Clem, Hayden, Lively, Nearman, Stark; Excused for Business of the House, 1--McLain.
2021-05-12HouseRules suspended. Carried over to May 13, 2021 Calendar.
2021-05-11HouseSecond reading.
2021-05-11HouseRecommendation: Do pass.
2021-05-06HouseWork Session held.
2021-04-29HousePublic Hearing held.
2021-04-20HouseReferred to Judiciary.
2021-04-15HouseFirst reading. Referred to Speaker's desk.
2021-04-15SenateVote explanation(s) filed by Heard.
2021-04-15SenateThird reading. Carried by Gelser. Passed. Ayes, 26; Nays, 3--Boquist, Heard, Robinson; Excused, 1--Linthicum.
2021-04-14SenateSecond reading.
2021-04-13SenateRecommendation: Do pass with amendments. (Printed A-Eng.)
2021-03-29SenateWork Session held.
2021-03-22SenatePublic Hearing held.
2021-01-19SenateReferred to Judiciary and Ballot Measure 110 Implementation.
2021-01-11SenateIntroduction and first reading. Referred to President's desk.

Oregon State Sources

Bill Comments 750