Oregon Representative Ken Helm [D]

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ORHB4109EngrossProhibits aerial pesticide applicator from spraying or otherwise applying by aircraft pesticide product containing chlorpyrifos. Prohibits person from applying pesticide product containing chlorpyrifos within 300 feet of campus of school. Requires pe...
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2020-02-25
[Hearing: Feb 25 @ 3:00 pm]
To Senate Environment and Natural Resources Committee
ORHJR202EngrossProposes amendment to Oregon Constitution establishing obligation of state to ensure every resident of state access to cost-effective, clinically appropriate and affordable health care. Requires state to balance obligation to ensure health care with ...
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2020-02-25
[Hearing: Feb 25 @ 1:00 pm]
To Senate Health Care Committee
ORHB4107EngrossMakes unlawful practice for place of public accommodation to refuse to accept United States coins or currency as payment for goods and services. Creates limited exceptions. Allows person to file complaint with Commissioner of Bureau of Labor and Indu...
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2020-02-25
[Hearing: Feb 25 @ 3:00 pm]
To Senate Labor and Business Committee
ORSB1567EngrossRestricts arbitration award from ordering disciplinary action that differs from disciplinary action imposed by law enforcement agency if arbitrator makes finding that misconduct occurred consistent with agency's finding of misconduct, and disciplinar...
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2020-02-25
[Hearing: Feb 25 @ 3:00 pm]
To House Rules Committee
ORHB4111EngrossPermits Office of Emergency Management to enter into agreement with nonprofit organization representing sheriffs under which organization is authorized to administer program to produce and sell outdoor recreation search and rescue cards. Directs Offi...
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2020-02-24
[Hearing: Feb 24 @ 3:00 pm]
To Senate Rules Committee
ORHB4072IntroDirects State Department of Agriculture to administer Oregon Hemp State Program for production, processing and sale of hemp. Directs State Department of Agriculture to administer Oregon Hemp State Program for studying growth, cultivation and marketin...
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2020-02-24
[Hearing: Feb 24 @ 3:00 pm]
To House Natural Resources Committee
ORSCR205EngrossCommemorates 50th anniversary of Portland Trail Blazers.
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2020-02-24
[Hearing: Feb 24 @ 8:30 am]
To House Business and Labor Committee
ORHB4065EngrossRepeals driving privilege suspension and eliminates imposition of driving privilege restrictions for failure to pay fine. Becomes operative October 1, 2020. Authorizes Department of Transportation to take certain actions before operative date of Act....
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2020-02-24
[Hearing: Feb 24 @ 8:15 am]
To Senate Judiciary Committee
ORHB4140EnrollRequires Department of Education to develop form for public education programs to use when student has been diagnosed with concussion or other brain injury.
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2020-02-21
President signed.
ORHB4073IntroLimits cost-sharing for health benefit plan coverage of insulin prescribed for treatment of diabetes.
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2020-02-21
Third reading. Carried by Schouten. Passed. Ayes, 47; Nays, 8--Barreto, Bonham, Breese-Iverson, Nearman, Owens, Post, Reschke, Wallan; Excused, 4--Clem, Greenlick, Hayden, Stark; Excused for Business of the House, 1--Hernandez.
ORHB4161IntroDefines "Regional Health Equity Coalition" and "Regional Health Equity Coalition model." Requires Oregon Health Authority to work with Regional Health Equity Coalitions and groups utilizing Regional Health Equity Coalition model throughout state. Def...
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2020-02-21
Third reading. Carried by Alonso Leon. Passed. Ayes, 38; Nays, 13--Barreto, Bonham, Boshart Davis, Breese-Iverson, Drazan, Leif, Lewis, Nearman, Owens, Post, Reschke, Smith DB, Sprenger; Excused, 5--Clem, Greenlick, Hayden, Stark, Wallan; Excused for Business of the House, 4--Holvey, Rayfield, Smith G, Speaker Kotek.
ORHB4005IntroRequires owner or possessor of firearm to secure firearm with trigger or cable lock, in locked container or in gun room except in specified circumstances. Punishes violation by maximum of $500 fine. If minor obtains unsecured firearm as result of vio...
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2020-02-21
To House Rules Committee
ORHB4108EngrossProvides that, for purposes of Oregon Public Service Retirement Plan, salary includes housing allowance paid to prison chaplain. Provides that for purposes of determining salary of certain member of Public Employees Retirement System, housing allowan...
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2020-02-20
To Senate Labor and Business Committee
ORHB4075EngrossProhibits person from conducting or participating in contest, competition, tournament or derby that has objective of taking coyotes for cash or prizes. Provides that prohibition does not apply to raffle conducted by nonprofit organization if organiza...
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2020-02-20
To Senate Rules Committee
ORHB4092EngrossAllows owner of reservoir located on specified property within Big Butte Creek drainage area to register reservoir with Water Resources Department. Establishes application and qualification deadlines. Exempts registered reservoir from water right per...
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2020-02-20
Second reading.
ORHB4150EngrossEstablishes Willamette Falls Locks Authority as public corporation. Prescribes duties of authority. Modifies duties of Willamette Falls Locks Commission. Sunsets commission on June 30, 2021. Declares emergency, effective on passage.
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2020-02-20
To Senate Transportation Committee
ORSB1573IntroModifies procedure for expunction of certain juvenile records. Directs juvenile department to initiate statutory expunction process for juvenile records relating to contact that did not result in referral to juvenile court. Directs juvenile departmen...
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2020-02-19
To Senate Public Safety Committee
ORHB4082IntroEstablishes Behavioral Health Road Map Commission in Legislative Assembly. Specifies membership and duties. Declares emergency, effective on passage.
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2020-02-17
To Joint Ways and Means Committee
ORHB4128IntroProhibits public institution of higher education from requiring student to enroll in course designed to prepare student for enrollment in lower-division collegiate coursework in writing or math unless student was evaluated for placement through speci...
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2020-02-17
To Joint Ways and Means Committee
ORHB4099IntroProvides that student who legally entered United States under Compact of Free Association treaty between United States and Republic of Palau, Republic of the Marshall Islands or Federated States of Micronesia and who has not previously established re...
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2020-02-17
To Joint Ways and Means Committee
ORHB4131IntroDirects Oregon Criminal Justice Commission to establish, in collaboration with Department of Corrections, Family Preservation Project pilot program at Coffee Creek Correctional Facility. Provides that program shall be administered by YWCA of Greater ...
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2020-02-14
To Joint Ways and Means Committee
ORSB1561IntroDirects State Department of Agriculture to administer Oregon Hemp State Program for production, processing and sale of hemp. Directs State Department of Agriculture to develop Oregon Hemp Plan for establishment of Oregon Hemp Program for commercial p...
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2020-02-14
To Joint Ways and Means Committee
ORHB4088IntroEstablishes Task Force to Promote Social Equity in the Cannabis Industry. Directs Oregon Liquor Control Commission to establish Cannabis Social Equity Program to provide discounted recreational marijuana licensure fees and other support to program pa...
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2020-02-14
To Joint Ways and Means Committee
ORSB1564IntroEstablishes product stewardship program for mattresses. Establishes Mattress Stewardship Fund. Establishes mattress stewardship program advisory committee. Requires stewardship organizations to submit plans for mattress stewardship programs to Depart...
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2020-02-14
To Joint Ways and Means Committee
ORHB4104IntroAuthorizes political contributions received by candidate, principal campaign committee of candidate or principal campaign committee of holder of public office to be used to defray both health insurance premiums for candidate or holder of public offic...
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2020-02-13
To House Rules Committee
ORHB4086IntroMakes routine staying of Water Resources Commission or Water Resources Department final order upon filing of petition for judicial review inapplicable if order enforces terms and conditions of use of water or priority of use of water. Establishes con...
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2020-02-13
To House Water Committee
ORHB4085IntroAllocates lottery moneys from Veterans' Services Fund to Long Term Care Ombudsman for purpose of providing public guardian and conservator services to veterans. Decreases biennial appropriation from General Fund to Department of Veterans' Affairs.] A...
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2020-02-13
To Joint Ways and Means Committee
ORSB1554IntroAppropriates moneys from General Fund to Oregon Ocean Science Fund, State Department of Fish and Wildlife, Higher Education Coordinating Commission and Oregon Department of Administrative Services for certain ocean program purposes. Declares emergenc...
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2020-02-12
To Joint Ways and Means Committee
ORSB1569IntroEstablishes State Board of Towing within Department of Transportation. Authorizes board to file request directing] order department to deny, suspend, revoke or refuse to renew towing business certificate or letter of appointment to participate on rot...
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2020-02-11
To Joint Ways and Means Committee
ORHB4105IntroProhibits state agencies from authorizing construction of new infrastructure for exploration, development or production of oil or gas on state-owned real property or for transportation of oil or gas across state-owned real property. Requires faciliti...
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2020-02-11
To House Energy and Environment Committee
ORHB4156IntroDirects State Department of Agriculture to advance design of cannabis business certification program. Directs Oregon Liquor Control Commission to allocate moneys from Marijuana Control and Regulation Fund to department for purposes of cannabis busine...
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2020-02-11
To Joint Ways and Means Committee
ORHB4157IntroAuthorizes Oregon Business Development Department to award matching grants to membership organizations and business accelerators in outdoor gear and apparel industry. Takes effect on 91st day following adjournment sine die.
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2020-02-11
To Joint Ways and Means Committee
ORHB4079IntroModifies definitions applicable for purposes of universal service surcharge. Subjects sale of retail commercial mobile radio services and retail interconnected voice over internet protocol services to universal service surcharge. Reduces rate cap to ...
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2020-02-10
To Joint Ways and Means Committee
ORHB4080IntroEstablishes Task Force on Medicaid and Medicare Workforce Standards. Specifies membership and duties. Requires task force to report to committees of Legislative Assembly related to labor during 2021 and 2023 regular sessions of Legislative Assembly. ...
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2020-02-10
To House Human Services and Housing Committee
ORSB1559IntroProhibits distributing, selling or allowing to be sold flavored inhalant delivery system products. Takes effect on 91st day following adjournment sine die.
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2020-02-10
To Senate Health Care Committee
ORHB4160IntroEstablishes Task Force on Student Success for Underrepresented Students in Higher Education. Directs task force to develop student success policy proposals focusing on increasing likelihood of student success in higher education for students from pop...
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2020-02-07
To Joint Ways and Means Committee
ORHB4120IntroAppropriates moneys to Department of Human Services for transition services for current foster children and former foster children. Appropriates moneys to Department of Human Services for transition services for current foster children and former fos...
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2020-02-07
To Joint Ways and Means Committee
ORHB4076IntroEstablishes Task Force on Age Discrimination. Directs task force to identify and evaluate impacts of age discrimination in workplace and report to interim committees relating to business and labor. Sunsets December 31, 2021. Declares emergency, effec...
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2020-02-06
To Joint Ways and Means Committee
ORHB4077IntroRequires seller of real property to test well water used for domestic purposes. Requires laboratory to submit results of test to seller, buyer and Department of Environmental Quality, in form and manner prescribed by department. Requires department t...
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2020-02-06
To House Water Committee
ORHB4117IntroAuthorizes eligible business to deliver malt beverages, wine or cider to final consumer through use of delivery person. Authorizes Oregon Liquor Control Commission retail sales agent to deliver distilled liquor to final consumer through use of delive...
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2020-02-05
To House Economic Development Committee
ORHB4135IntroRequires electric companies to expend any revenues from participation as credit aggregator or credit generator in clean fuels program on transportation electrification. Requires electric companies to invest no less than one percent of total rates col...
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2020-02-04
To House Energy and Environment Committee
ORHB4129IntroRequires veterinarians to register with prescription monitoring program established by Oregon Health Authority. Requires pharmacies that dispense prescription drugs prescribed by veterinarians to report dispensation to prescription monitoring program...
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2020-02-03
To House Health Care Committee
ORHB4130IntroAuthorizes peace officer to request order from circuit court for information regarding missing individual. Removes authority for peace officer to request investigative subpoena from circuit court. Provides that person may respond to subpoena or court...
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2020-02-03
To House Judiciary Committee
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