OR SB920 | 2015 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 4-0)
Status: Failed on July 6 2015 - 100% progression
Action: 2015-07-06 - In committee upon adjournment.
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]


Makes legislative findings regarding provision of antibiotics and its relation to public health. Prohibits administration or other provision of medically important antibiotic to food-producing animal for nontherapeutic purposes. Requires operator of concentrated animal feeding operation to file annual report regarding administration of medically important antibiotics to food-producing animals at operation. Creates private cause of action to enjoin prohibited administration of antibiotics to food-producing animals.] Makes prohibition and reporting applicable to provision of antibiotics to food-producing animals on or after January 1, 2016. Declares emergency, effective on passage.

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Relating to protecting antibiotics for human public health; declaring an emergency.


Roll Calls


2015-07-06SenateIn committee upon adjournment.
2015-04-27SenateReferred to Rules by order of the President.
2015-04-27SenateRecommendation: Do pass with amendments and be referred to Rules. (Printed A-Eng.)
2015-04-20SenateWork Session held.
2015-04-06SenatePublic Hearing held.
2015-03-11SenateReferred to Health Care.
2015-03-09SenateIntroduction and first reading. Referred to President's desk.

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