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ORHB2018IntroInstructs Water Resources Department to enter into agreement with United States Geological Survey to produce and publish ground water budgets for all major hydrologic basins in this state, contract for person to produce report on statewide consumptiv...
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2021-03-04
[Hearing: Mar 4 @ 8:00 am]
To House Water Committee
ORHB2257IntroAppropriates moneys to Water Resources Department for purposes of facilitating enrollment of lands in Harney Basin in federal Conservation Reserve Program, funding hydrologist position and measuring ground water levels in Harney Basin. Appropriates m...
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2021-03-04
[Hearing: Mar 4 @ 8:00 am]
To House Water Committee
ORHB3105IntroAppropriates moneys to Water Resources Department to assist with completion of place-based integrated water resources strategy, to periodically update place-based integrated water resources strategy to inform updates to state integrated water resourc...
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2021-03-02
[Hearing: Mar 2 @ 8:00 am]
To House Water Committee
ORHB3166IntroRequires Legislative Policy and Research Committee to study and make recommendations to interim committee of Legislative Assembly regarding water measurement program. Requires Legislative Policy and Research Committee to study and make recommendation...
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2021-02-25
[Hearing: Feb 25 @ 8:00 am]
To House Water Committee
ORHB3177IntroLimits types of restrictions that Governor may impose on certain businesses during state of emergency related to COVID-19 pandemic. Limits types of restrictions that Governor may impose on certain businesses during state of emergency related to COVID...
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2021-02-25
[Hearing: Feb 25 @ 8:00 am]
To House Economic Recovery and Prosperity Committee
ORHB2919IntroRequires each public university and community college to prominently display total costs of all required course materials and fees for no less than 75 percent of total courses offered by public university or community college. Requires each public un...
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2021-02-25
[Hearing: Feb 25 @ 1:00 pm]
To House Education Committee
ORHB2638IntroLimits liability for certain claims for damages arising out of acts or omissions taken during COVID-19 emergency period in reasonable compliance with government guidance related to COVID-19. Limits liability for certain claims for damages arising out...
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2021-02-24
To House Subcommittee On Civil Law
ORHB2634IntroAllows surviving spouse or disabled heir of individual whose homestead was granted deferral under homestead property tax deferral program to continue deferral without having owned or occupied homestead for five years. Allows surviving spouse or disab...
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2021-02-23
To House Revenue Committee
ORSB576IntroLowers estimated contract price at which apprentice utilization requirements apply to public improvement contracts with state contracting agencies from $1 million to $200,000 and raises percentage of work hours that apprentices must perform from 12 p...
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2021-02-23
To Senate Labor and Business Committee
ORHB3221IntroEstablishes Oregon Renewable Options Program. Establishes Oregon Renewable Options Program. Becomes operative January 1, 2023. Takes effect on 91st day following adjournment sine die.
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2021-02-23
First reading. Referred to Speaker's desk.
ORHB3242IntroDirects Water Resources Department to undertake certain activities related to studying and monitoring ground water. Directs Water Resources Department to undertake certain activities related to studying and monitoring ground water. Directs department...
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2021-02-23
First reading. Referred to Speaker's desk.
ORHB3210IntroRequires that Department of Revenue transfer moneys from Oregon Marijuana Account to Drug Treatment and Recovery Services Fund after completion of transfers from account to cities and counties. Requires that Department of Revenue transfer moneys from...
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2021-02-23
First reading. Referred to Speaker's desk.
ORHB3228IntroAuthorizes persons that hold water rights and other affected parties to develop, and Water Resources Department to approve, cooperative water management plans. Authorizes persons that hold water rights and other affected parties to develop, and Water...
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2021-02-23
First reading. Referred to Speaker's desk.
ORHB3236IntroEstablishes Task Force on Education Pathways. Establishes Task Force on Education Pathways. Prescribes membership and duties of task force. Sunsets task force on December 31, 2022. Takes effect on 91st day following adjournment sine die.
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2021-02-23
First reading. Referred to Speaker's desk.
ORHB2541IntroProvides that licensed optometrist may perform specified ophthalmic surgery procedures. Provides that licensed optometrist may perform specified ophthalmic surgery procedures. Defines "ophthalmic surgery." Removes requirement that optometrist treatin...
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2021-02-18
To House Health Care Committee
ORHB3033IntroAuthorizes county with population of less than 15,000 to adopt property tax exemption for newly constructed single-family dwellings built and occupied as primary residences by individuals with annual taxable income of not more than $125,000 if filing...
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2021-02-18
To House Housing Committee
ORHB3007IntroProvides that part-time faculty member at public institution of higher education who qualifies for health care benefits will pay 10 percent of insurance premiums for employee coverage. Provides that part-time faculty member at public institution of h...
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2021-02-18
To House Education Committee
ORHB2648IntroAllows pharmacist or pharmacy technician to transfer drug containing pseudoephedrine without prescription to person who is at least 18 years of age and presents person's valid government-issued photo identification. Allows pharmacist or pharmacy tech...
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2021-02-16
To House Health Care Committee
ORHB2330IntroMakes permanent school district funding for foreign exchange students and small school district grants. Makes permanent school district funding for foreign exchange students and small school district grants. Declares emergency, effective on passage.
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2021-02-16
To House Education Committee
ORHB3173IntroRemoves requirement that amount of net proceeds from Oregon State Lottery allocated to County Fair Account not exceed $1.53 million annually. Removes requirement that amount of net proceeds from Oregon State Lottery allocated to County Fair Account n...
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2021-02-16
To House Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee
ORHB3153IntroModifies laws relating to duration and termination of states of emergency and emergency powers under certain statutes. Modifies laws relating to duration and termination of states of emergency and emergency powers under certain statutes.
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2021-02-12
To House Rules Committee
ORHB2701IntroEstablishes Rural System Development Charges Program within Housing and Community Services Department to pay system development charges for rural affordable multifamily housing. Establishes Rural System Development Charges Program within Housing and ...
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2021-02-11
To House Economic Recovery and Prosperity Committee
ORHB2571IntroDirects Department of Consumer and Business Services, in consultation with State Forestry Department, Oregon State University and Oregon Prescribed Fire Council, to study liability for prescribed fires. Directs Department of Consumer and Business Ser...
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2021-02-10
To House Subcommittee On Civil Law
ORHB2414IntroDirects Department of Education to coordinate with Oregon career and technical student organizations in support of organizations for purposes of increasing student achievement and leadership and improving graduation rates, college preparation and car...
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2021-02-09
To House Education Committee
ORHB2785IntroDirects State Department of Agriculture to establish grant program to fund upgrades to establishments expected to operate under program of state meat inspection. Directs State Department of Agriculture to establish grant program to fund upgrades to e...
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2021-02-04
To House Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee
ORHB2654IntroAuthorizes electric utility to use or allow for use of electric easement in provision of broadband services. Authorizes electric utility to use or allow for use of electric easement in provision of broadband services. Provides process for property ow...
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2021-02-04
To House Economic Recovery and Prosperity Committee
ORHB2646IntroEstablishes regulations for kratom products, including labeling requirements and minimum age for sale. Establishes regulations for kratom products, including labeling requirements and minimum age for sale. Directs State Department of Agriculture to a...
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2021-02-04
[Hearing: Feb 25 @ 3:15 pm]
To House General Government Committee
ORHB2786IntroDirects State Department of Agriculture to study barriers to family-scale meat production and ways to promote family-scale meat production, and recommend legislative or regulatory avenues to remove identified barriers and promote family-scale meat pr...
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2021-02-04
To House Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee
ORHB2787IntroDirects Department of Environmental Quality, in consultation with State Department of Agriculture, to study laws related to permitting of animal rendering facilities and provide results of study in report to interim committees of Legislative Assembly...
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2021-02-04
To House Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee
ORHB2655IntroProhibits counties from establishing minimum lot size of more than one acre for residential zoned land. Prohibits counties from establishing minimum lot size of more than one acre for residential zoned land.
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2021-02-04
To House Housing Committee
ORHB3095IntroDirects Department of Education to conduct study related to unified data system and state reporting requirements. Directs Department of Education to conduct study related to unified data system and state reporting requirements. Requires department to...
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2021-02-03
To House Education Committee
ORHB2298IntroDirects State Department of Fish and Wildlife to adopt by rule and administer program for authorizing voluntary projects for stream restoration and habitat improvement through construction of environmental restoration weirs. Directs State Department ...
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2021-02-02
To House Water Committee
ORHB2153IntroDirects Director of Veterans' Affairs to establish Oregon Veterans' Community, to include residential units and medical and social services for veterans and family members. Directs Director of Veterans' Affairs to establish Oregon Veterans' Community...
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2021-02-02
To House Veterans and Emergency Management Committee
ORHB2639IntroMakes private citizen immune from civil or criminal liability arising from good faith acts made in connection with fighting wildfire. Makes private citizen immune from civil or criminal liability arising from good faith acts made in connection with f...
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2021-01-29
To House Subcommittee On Civil Law
ORHB2962IntroRequires each school district to evaluate instructional needs of students of school district as result of school closures due to COVID-19 and to report summaries of evaluations to Department of Education. Requires each school district to evaluate ins...
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2021-01-28
To House Education Committee
ORHB2961IntroRequires community colleges and public universities to permit applicant to use test results applicant received on Smarter Balanced test taken when applicant was in grade 11 in place of requirement that applicant provide nationwide standardized test r...
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2021-01-26
To House Education Committee
ORHB2984IntroRequires public institutions of higher education to award academic credit in each instance in which enrolled student completed high school class or participated in high school program that offered learning and experiences comparable to introductory c...
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2021-01-26
To House Education Committee
ORHB2960IntroAllows school district and public charter school to implement nationally recognized high school assessment in mathematics, science or English if assessment complies with specified criteria. Allows school district and public charter school to implemen...
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2021-01-26
To House Education Committee
ORHB2635IntroAuthorizes legislative caucus leaders to each appoint Senate Majority Legislative Counsel, Senate Minority Legislative Counsel, House Majority Legislative Counsel and House Minority Legislative Counsel, and establishes legislative caucus leaders as L...
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2021-01-19
To House Rules Committee
ORHB2174IntroRequires Oregon Department of Administrative Services, upon request of county governing body, to credit forest reserve moneys that would otherwise be credited to county road fund to certain public bodies whose service areas include entire county. Req...
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2021-01-19
To House Rules Committee
ORHB2014IntroProvides for distribution of moneys in Oregon Marijuana Account to certain cities determined by population and location of city and based on share of retail sales of marijuana items in state, as exception to standard distributions based on city share...
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2021-01-19
To House Revenue Committee
ORHB2256IntroEstablishes that perfected and developed water right is not subject to forfeiture if owner of water right ceased to use all or part of water appropriated for period of five successive years because owner engaged in water conservation practices or dis...
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2021-01-19
To House Water Committee
ORHB2251IntroAppropriates moneys, out of General Fund, to Water Resources Department for purposes of planning water use on regional and local bases, developing system for identifying local and regional water use needs and prioritizing among local and regional wat...
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2021-01-19
To House Water Committee
ORHB2017IntroDesignates September of each year as Brain Aneurysm Awareness Month. Designates September of each year as Brain Aneurysm Awareness Month.
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2021-01-19
To House Health Care Committee
ORHB2657IntroRequires Department of Environmental Quality to approve or disapprove application for permit within 60 days of receipt or according to timeline established by Environmental Quality Commission for permits that require public participation. Requires De...
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2021-01-19
To House Energy and Environment Committee
ORHB2614IntroDirects State Forestry Department to study capacity of Oregon's nursery industry to provide seedlings for reforestation following forest fires and report to appropriate committee or interim committee of Legislative Assembly on or before September 15,...
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2021-01-19
To House Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee
ORHB2656IntroPermits municipality or Department of Consumer and Business Services to contract with person to administer and enforce building inspection program and act as building official. Permits municipality or Department of Consumer and Business Services to c...
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2021-01-19
To House Rules Committee
ORHB2540IntroProhibits abortion unless health care provider has first determined probable gestational age of unborn child, except in case of medical emergency. Prohibits abortion unless health care provider has first determined probable gestational age of unborn ...
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2021-01-19
To House Health Care Committee
ORHB2022IntroMakes district attorney, rather than county clerk, responsible for determining whether prospective petition for initiative ballot measure for county complies with requirements of Oregon Constitution. Makes district attorney, rather than county clerk,...
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2021-01-19
To House Rules Committee
ORHB2651IntroStates explicitly that voter's political party affiliation may be changed only by voter. States explicitly that voter's political party affiliation may be changed only by voter. Requires Department of Transportation to ask whether person who may qual...
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2021-01-19
To House Rules Committee
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