Oregon Senator Sara Gelser [D]

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ORSB490PassModifies definition of "exempt prohibited individual." Prohibits permanently from providing child care individuals who have been subject of substantiated report of child abuse in which victim suffered serious harm or death and individuals who are req...
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2019-08-14
Effective date, August 9, 2019.
ORHB2716PassRequires communications made in support of or opposition to candidate to state name of persons that paid for communication. Requires communications made in support of or opposition to candidate to state name of persons that paid for communication. Re...
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2019-08-14
Chapter 636, (2019 Laws): Effective date January 1, 2020.
ORSB861PassRequires state to pay for ballot return envelopes that can be returned by business reply mail, or other mailing service determined by Secretary of State to be more cost effective or efficient, for each election held in this state. Applies to election...
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2019-08-14
Effective date, September 29, 2019.
ORHB2015PassEliminates requirement that person provide proof of legal presence before Department of Transportation issues noncommercial driver license, noncommercial driver permit or identification card. Becomes operative January 1, 2021. Declares emergency, eff...
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2019-08-14
Chapter 701, (2019 Laws): Effective date August 9, 2019.
ORHB3273PassDirects each covered manufacturer of covered drugs that are sold within this state to develop and implement drug take-back program for purpose of collecting from individuals and nonbusiness entities covered drugs for disposal. Defines "covered drug" ...
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2019-08-14
Chapter 659, (2019 Laws): Effective date September 29, 2019.
ORHB2005PassCreates family and medical leave insurance program to provide partially or fully compensated time away from work to covered individual who meets certain criteria while covered individual is on family leave, medical leave or safe leave. Requires emplo...
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2019-08-14
Chapter 700, (2019 Laws): Effective date September 29, 2019.
ORSB488PassRequires Department of Corrections to offer immunization against influenza virus to each inmate in physical custody of department. Requires department to schedule appointment to receive immunization for each inmate who does not decline immunization i...
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2019-08-08
Effective date, July 15, 2019.
ORSB491PassTransfers from Department of Human Services to Oregon Community Foundation responsibility for administering Fairview housing trust. Transfers unexpended balance of moneys in Community Housing Trust Account to Oregon Community Foundation for purpose o...
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2019-08-08
Effective date, January 1, 2020.
ORSB832PassDeclares purpose of Critical Incident Review Teams. Defines "critical incident." Directs Department of Human Services to assign team within seven] 10 days after department becomes aware of critical incident. Modifies membership of team. Directs depar...
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2019-08-08
Effective date, July 15, 2019.
ORSB815PassRequires residential care facilities to provide written notice to applicants for admission and to current residents upon request regarding services, types and level of care, potential for resident to be required to leave facility if facility can no l...
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2019-08-08
Effective date, September 29, 2019.
ORSB770PassEstablishes Task Force on Universal Health Care charged with recommending to Legislative Assembly design of Health Care for All Oregon Plan, administered by Health Care for All Oregon Board to provide publicly funded, equitable, affordable, comprehen...
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2019-08-08
Effective date, July 23, 2019.
ORHB2508PassRequires Department of Human Services to award grants to refugee resettlement agencies to provide specified services to refugees. Appropriates moneys from General Fund to department to award grants. Declares emergency, effective July 1, 2019.
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2019-08-01
Chapter 589, (2019 Laws): Effective date July 23, 2019.
ORHB2706PassAppropriates moneys to Department of Consumer and Business Services to contract with vendor to conduct demographic study of dental needs and geographic distribution of COFA citizens in this state and to issue request for information to gauge interest...
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2019-08-01
Chapter 593, (2019 Laws): Effective date July 23, 2019.
ORHB2333PassAllows option to obtain title, but not registration, from Department of Transportation for recreational vehicle qualifying as park model recreational vehicle and meeting other criteria. Provides that recreational vehicle having title issued by Depart...
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2019-08-01
Chapter 585, (2019 Laws): Effective date January 1, 2020.
ORHB2600PassRequires long term care facilities, conversion facilities and residential care facilities providing care to six or more residents to adopt specified protocols and procedures regarding preventing and reporting disease outbreaks. Requires facilities to...
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2019-08-01
Chapter 592, (2019 Laws): Effective date January 1, 2020.
ORHB2849PassModifies provisions of state law regarding custody of children or youth who have run away from home or placement to apply to all runaways. Modifies standards for taking child into protective custody with or without court order. Permits application fo...
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2019-08-01
Chapter 594, (2019 Laws): Effective date January 1, 2020.
ORHB2328PassModifies culpable mental state for crime of unauthorized use of a vehicle when person takes, operates, exercises control over or otherwise uses vehicle, boat or aircraft without consent of owner.
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2019-07-23
Chapter 530, (2019 Laws): Effective date January 1, 2020.
ORSB492PassProclaims state policy to provide aids, benefits and services to persons with disabilities who are parents or guardians. Declares emergency, effective on passage.
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2019-07-09
Effective date, June 27, 2019.
ORSB809PassRequires Department of Human Services and Oregon Health Authority to prescribe by rule criteria to be considered in making fitness determination findings of abuse. Requires Department of Human Services and Oregon Health Authority to prescribe by rule...
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2019-07-09
Effective date, January 1, 2020.
ORSCR25PassDeclares legislative support for survivors of sexual violence. Pledges to work toward creating an Oregon that is safe for all survivors of sexual violence.
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2019-07-03
Filed With Secretary of State.
ORSB479PassRequires public employers to adopt policies to prevent workplace harassment. Requires public employers to establish policies and procedures for addressing reports of workplace harassment. Requires employer to follow up with victim of reported harassm...
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2019-07-02
Effective on the 91st day following adjournment sine die.
ORSB478PassProhibits campaign moneys and public moneys from being used to make payments in connection with nondisclosure agreement relating to workplace harassment. Declares void and unenforceable any nondisclosure agreement entered into with use of prohibited ...
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2019-07-02
Effective date, June 20, 2019.
ORSB474PassReduces length of time of parental desertion or abandonment of child resulting in forfeiture of parent's intestate share of child's estate or parent's interest in property transferred from child to parent by transfer on death deed in parental forfeit...
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2019-07-02
Effective date, June 20, 2019.
ORHB2932PassProhibits court from inquiring into defendant's immigration status or requiring defendant to disclose defendant's immigration status at time of plea or at any other time during criminal proceeding. Requires court to allow defendant, upon request, add...
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2019-07-02
Chapter 437, (2019 Laws): Effective date June 20, 2019.
ORHB2935PassRequires pharmacies to notify person to whom prescription drug is dispensed of availability of prescription reader. Requires pharmacies to provide prescription reader to person who is blind. Exempts pharmacies located in correctional institutions] in...
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2019-07-02
Chapter 438, (2019 Laws): Effective date June 20, 2019.
ORHB3077PassModifies processes relating to reporting, investigating and appealing findings related to sexual harassment in schools. Takes effect July 1, 2020.
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2019-07-02
Chapter 442, (2019 Laws): Effective date July 1, 2020.
ORSB918PassDirects local mental health authority to notify local systems having contact with deceased individual 24 years of age or younger of suspected suicide if local mental health authority received notice of death from third party.
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2019-07-02
Effective date, January 1, 2020.
ORHB3201PassProvides that agreement for conditional discharge for controlled substance offenses may not contain requirement that defendant enter plea of guilty or no contest. Provides that agreement for deferred resolution of criminal cases] conditional discharg...
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2019-07-02
Chapter 445, (2019 Laws): Effective date June 20, 2019.
ORHB2515PassRequires correctional facilities to provide tampons, sanitary pads, postpartum pads and panty liners to certain incarcerated persons at no cost.
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2019-07-02
Chapter 489, (2019 Laws): Effective date January 1, 2020.
ORHB2631PassDirects Department of Corrections, in cooperation with Oregon Criminal Justice Commission, to establish pilot program to provide legal services that assist women who are incarcerated at Coffee Creek Correctional Facility to reenter and reintegrate in...
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2019-07-02
Chapter 481, (2019 Laws): Effective date June 25, 2019.
ORSCR37PassRecognizes and honors Keanon Lowe for his brave and selfless actions at Parkrose High School.
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2019-07-01
Filed With Secretary of State.
ORSB487FailProhibits insurers from using credit history or insurance score to decline coverage of, rerate or otherwise determine eligibility for motor vehicle insurance. Becomes operative January 1, 2020. Takes effect on 91st day following adjournment sine die.
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2019-06-30
In committee upon adjournment.
ORSB489FailEncourages school districts to collaborate and enter into agreements with law enforcement and providers of social media websites and applications for purpose of responding to acts of cyberbullying. Directs Department of Education to conduct evaluatio...
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2019-06-30
In committee upon adjournment.
ORHB2689FailRequires Oregon Health Authority to design program to import wholesale prescription drugs from Canada. Requires Oregon Health Authority to design and, with federal approval, implement] program to import wholesale prescription drugs from Canada. Speci...
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2019-06-30
In committee upon adjournment.
ORSB456FailProhibits State Board of Education, school district or public charter school from requiring student to pass test to demonstrate proficiency in Essential Learning Skills in order to receive diploma. Directs school district or public charter school tha...
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2019-06-30
In committee upon adjournment.
ORHB2707FailPermits person who will be 17 years old on date of primary election and 18 years old on date of general election to vote at primary election for candidates of major political party with which person is affiliated if major political party has adopted ...
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2019-06-30
In committee upon adjournment.
ORSB486FailEstablishes timelines by which evaluations must be completed to determine eligibility for special education.
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2019-06-30
In committee upon adjournment.
ORHB2283FailProvides that county, for purposes of grant-in-aid funding from Department of Corrections for community corrections, is responsible for supervision, sanctions and services for offenders convicted of certain domestic violence misdemeanors.
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2019-06-30
In committee upon adjournment.
ORSB588FailEstablishes Outdoor Therapy Grant Program within State Parks and Recreation Department for purpose of awarding grants to enhance outdoor environmental, ecological, agricultural or other natural resource-based therapy programs serving residents of thi...
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2019-06-30
In committee upon adjournment.
ORHB2662FailRequires Housing and Community Services Department, in certifying tax credits for affordable housing loans, to give priority to projects that develop affordable housing for sponsoring entities' employees who are direct care workers or human service w...
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2019-06-30
In committee upon adjournment.
ORHB2674FailAllows employee of school district or education service district, or employee's exclusive representative, to challenge cost analysis for procurement that school district or education service district conducted. Modifies procedure by which school dist...
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2019-06-30
In committee upon adjournment.
ORHB2675FailPermits duplicate health benefit plan coverage for public employees. Declares emergency, effective on passage.
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2019-06-30
In committee upon adjournment.
ORHB2676FailIncreases threshold under which school district may receive additional State School Fund moneys for student eligible for special education. Increases amount transferred each year to High Cost Disabilities Account. Declares emergency, effective July 1...
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2019-06-30
In committee upon adjournment.
ORSB477FailEstablishes proceeding whereby person may obtain court order temporarily excluding legislator or other elected official from Capitol or other workplace, if court determines that reasonable cause exists for physical presence of legislator or elected o...
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2019-06-30
In committee upon adjournment.
ORSB242FailRequires health benefit plan, other than employer-sponsored plan, that covers cost of pregnancy care and childbirth to cover cost of pregnancy care and childbirth for enrollee who is surrogate. Requires health benefit plan, coverage] other than emplo...
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2019-06-30
In committee upon adjournment.
ORHB2570FailAppropriates moneys to Oregon Department of Administrative Services to increase size and diversity of group of court appointed special advocates.
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2019-06-30
In committee upon adjournment.
ORSB473FailIncreases daily juror fees and juror mileage reimbursement rates.
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2019-06-30
In committee upon adjournment.
ORSB263FailProvides 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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2019-06-30
In committee upon adjournment.
ORSB409FailDirects State Board of Pharmacy to study feasibility of implementing, and to develop plan to implement, program to allow wholesale importation of prescription drugs into Oregon. Directs State Board of Pharmacy to study feasibility of implementing, an...
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2019-06-30
In committee upon adjournment.
ORHB2332FailDirects Department of Human Services to provide staff support, including full-time equivalent policy analyst, for Governor's Child Foster Care Advisory Commission. Directs Governor] Department of Human Services to provide staff support, including ful...
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2019-06-30
In committee upon adjournment.
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