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#1SB387IntroducedAuthorizes common school district, union high school district or education service district that is self-insured or that has independent health insurance trust to provide or contract for employee benefit plan other than plan provided and administered...
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2017-03-28
#2HB3013IntroducedDirects Public Employees Retirement Board to use lesser of assumed interest rate for system determined by board or assumed interest rate published by federal Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation in formulating actuarial equivalency factor tables for ...
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2017-02-28
#3HCR2IntroducedRecognizes and honors Chief Daniel K. Duncan (1955-2010) for his service to this state.
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2017-03-27
Read as Special Order of Business. Carried by Lininger. Adopted.Ayes, 58; Excused, 2--Gorsek, Smith G.
#4SB897IntroducedCreates crime of militia terrorism. Punishes by maximum of five years' imprisonment, $125,000 fine, or both.
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2017-03-02
#5SB374IntroducedAuthorizes Department of Transportation to issue driver licenses, driver permits and identification cards that meet requirements of federal Real ID Act of 2005. Real ID compliant documents shall be known as Star IDs. Declares emergency, effective on ...
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2017-03-20
#6SB111IntroducedEstablishes grant program to assist school districts in complying with school nursing service requirements. Directs Department of Education to provide specified technical assistance to school districts and education service districts related to provi...
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2017-03-28
#7HB3412IntroducedEstablishes Task Force on Assessments of Children Who Are Deaf or Hard of Hearing. Directs task force to submit report to interim committee of Legislative Assembly related to education no later than January 1, 2018. Sunsets task force on June 30, 201...
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2017-03-27
#8HB2004IntroducedProhibits landlord from terminating month-to-month tenancy without cause except under certain circumstances with 90 days' written notice and payment of relocation expenses. Provides exception for certain tenancies for occupancy of dwelling unit in bu...
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2017-03-30
#9HB2387IntroducedRequires pharmaceutical manufacturer to reimburse payers for cost of prescription drug that exceeds specified threshold. Requires pharmaceutical manufacturer to provide 60 days' advance notice of increase in cost of prescription drug that exceeds 3.4...
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2017-03-22
#10HB3052IntroducedCreates Family Leave Benefits Insurance program to provide benefits to employees taking family leave. Requires employers to withhold amount from employee earnings for deposit into Family Leave Benefits Insurance Account. Continuously appropriates mon...
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2017-03-03
#11HCR23IntroducedHonors John Shilts for his years of service to State of Oregon.
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2017-03-30
#12HB2163IntroducedPermits employer to make deduction from employee's wages for contribution to individual account for employee's benefit in plan maintained under section 125, 401(k), 403(b), 408, 408A or 457 of Internal Revenue Code if employee is given certain notice...
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2017-03-01
#13HB3307IntroducedRequires Environmental Quality Commission to adopt by rule program for regulating air contaminant emissions from new facilities generating methane or other toxic gas. Requires Department of Environmental Quality to administer and enforce program. Bec...
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2017-03-09
#14SB802IntroducedAllows person who is at least 16 years of age to register to vote.
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2017-03-28
Third reading. Carried by Taylor. Passed.Ayes, 19; nays, 10--DeBoer, Ferrioli, Girod, Hansell, Kruse, Linthicum, Olsen, Thatcher, Thomsen, Winters; excused, 1--Baertschiger Jr.
#15HB2518IntroducedRequires pharmacy to report de-identified information to prescription monitoring program upon dispensing prescribed naloxone. Requires pharmacy to report certain other identifying information to prescription monitoring program upon dispensing prescri...
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2017-03-10
#16SB1IntroducedCreates income tax credit for operation costs of housing for agricultural workers. Provides for refundability of credit and for transferability of credit earned by tax-exempt entity. Imposes limitation on total credits allowed to all owners of housin...
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2017-03-21
Recommendation: Without recommendation as to passage rescind subsequent referral to Tax Credits and be referred to Ways and Means. Request denied by Order of the President and referred to Tax Credits by prior reference.
#17HB3169IntroducedEstablishes that Office of Administrative Hearings has sole jurisdiction over appeal of classification of worker as independent contractor. Requires agencies responsible for administration of rule governing classification of worker as independent con...
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2017-03-06
#18SB978IntroducedProhibits electric company from including in its rates cost of electric generation resource or energy storage resource that is capable of generating electricity or storing electricity for not less than five years and has generating or storage capacit...
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2017-03-03
#19SB560IntroducedRedirects employee contributions made by member of system from individual account program to account to be used to pay for member's pension or other retirement benefits accrued on or after January 1, 2018. For years beginning in 2018, caps at $100,00...
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2017-03-15
#20HB2997IntroducedProvides for distribution of amounts collected upon conviction for violation of compulsory attendance laws.
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2017-03-29
#21HB2090IntroducedProvides that person engages in unlawful trade practice if person publishes on website related to person's business, or in consumer agreement related to consumer transaction, statement or representation of fact in which person asserts that person, in...
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2017-03-27
#22HB3087IntroducedCreates family and medical leave insurance program to provide covered employee with portion of wages while on family medical leave or military leave. Requires employer and employee contributions to fund program. Allows self-employed individuals to op...
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2017-04-06
#23HB3373IntroducedAppropriates moneys to Housing and Community Services Department and Department of Land Conservation and Development to employ two full-time equivalent employees to perform services relating to increasing availability of affordable housing. Declares ...
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2017-03-13
#24HB2643IntroducedRequires children under two years of age to be properly secured in car seat in rear-facing position.
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2017-03-09
#25SB863EngrossedProhibits marijuana retailers from recording, retaining and transferring type of information that is contained on passport, driver license, military identification card or other identification card that bears picture of person. Prohibits marijuana re...
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2017-03-28
Second reading.
#26HB2581IntroducedRequires person that possesses or has access to account information to report breach of security to financial institution that issued financial access device. Requires person to safeguard account information in accordance with standards that Departme...
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2017-03-27
#27HB2056IntroducedIncreases rates of taxation on cigarettes and tobacco products. Applies increase to cigarettes and tobacco products distributed on or after January 1, 2018, and to existing inventories of cigarettes not yet acquired by consumers as of January 1, 2018...
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2017-03-09
#28SB381EngrossedRequires certain notices related to real estate loans to be mailed to all addresses on file for recipient, including post office boxes.
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2017-03-13
#29SB791IntroducedEliminates limitations on hours that may be worked by retired member of Public Employees Retirement System without suspension of retirement benefits.
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2017-03-06
#30HB2670IntroducedProvides that contracting agency, in solicitation for procurement, must require bidder or proposer to disclose violations of certain laws. Permits bidder or proposer to describe circumstances of violation and steps bidder or proposer took to remedy v...
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2017-03-22
#31HB2190IntroducedModifies definition of "social game" for purposes of regulation of gambling.
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2017-03-29
#32HB2570IntroducedDirects Housing and Community Services Department to establish Affordable Homeownership Grant Program to provide grants to eligible nonprofit organizations with affordable homeownership programs to provide opportunities for homeownership to persons i...
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2017-03-30
#33SB867IntroducedCreates Task Force on Maritime Sector Workforce Development. Directs task force to study and develop description of maritime sector and maritime sector workforce in Oregon and develop recommendations for State Workforce Investment Board to incorporat...
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2017-03-29
#34SB557IntroducedRepeals greenhouse gas emissions goals and requires Environmental Quality Commission to adopt by rule statewide greenhouse gas emissions goal for 2025, and limits for years 2035 and 2050. Requires Environmental Quality Commission to adopt carbon poll...
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2017-03-01
#35SB913IntroducedModifies provisions relating to Public Employees Retirement System. Declares emergency, effective on passage.
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2017-03-15
#36HB2355IntroducedDirects Oregon Criminal Justice Commission to develop method for recording data concerning officer-initiated pedestrian and traffic stops. Directs Department of Public Safety Standards and Training to develop training and procedures for recording dat...
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2017-03-30
#37HB2119IntroducedIncreases cigarette tax. Applies increase to cigarettes distributed on or after January 1, 2018, and to existing inventories of cigarettes not yet acquired by consumers as of January 1, 2018. Takes effect on 91st day following adjournment sine die.
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2017-03-09
#38HB2662IntroducedIncreases cigarette tax and provides for distribution of increase in revenue. Applies increase to cigarettes distributed on or after January 1, 2018, and to existing inventories of cigarettes not yet acquired by consumers as of January 1, 2018. Remov...
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2017-03-09
#39SB517EngrossedLimits credit for payments not made to Department of Justice to current balance owed to obligee when obligee and obligor agree in writing that specific payments were made and should be credited. Authorizes administrator to limit, in accordance with r...
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2017-03-13
#40HB2468IntroducedRequires Environmental Quality Commission to adopt by rule certain statewide greenhouse gas emissions limits by no later than January 1, 2018. Requires commission to adopt action plan for ensuring statewide greenhouse gas emissions do not exceed limi...
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2017-03-01
#41SB487IntroducedRestricts limitation on award of noneconomic damages to claims in actions for wrongful death. Directs State Court Administrator to annually adjust limit on noneconomic damages, beginning in 2018. Specifies method by which administrator must make adju...
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2017-03-30
#42SB298IntroducedMakes permanent Commissioner of Bureau of Labor and Industries' discretion to prepare formal charges and pursue certain matters in court. Declares emergency, effective on passage.
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2017-03-29
Public Hearing and Work Session scheduled.
#43SB89IntroducedDirects state agencies to assign certain liquidated and delinquent accounts to Department of Revenue for collection. Directs department to contract with private collection agencies to collect on accounts. Deletes provisions allowing state agencies to...
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2017-03-27
#44HB2315IntroducedProvides that corporate excise tax credit allowed to lenders that finance affordable housing is not barred by receipt of housing vouchers by tenants. Applies to tax years beginning on or after January 1, 2018. Takes effect on 91st day following adjou...
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2017-03-28
#45SB113IntroducedProvides that person identified in gift card as providing goods or services shall transfer to Department of State Lands remaining balance of gift card that cardholder has not used within five years after date of last transaction that used gift card f...
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2017-03-08
#46HB2724IntroducedDirects Housing and Community Services Department to develop and implement Rent Guarantee Program to provide incentives and financial assistance to landlords that rent or lease to low income households by guaranteeing payments to landlords for unpaid...
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2017-03-30
#47HB2401IntroducedRequires Department of Human Services and Department of Justice to provide trauma-informed training and curriculum to child welfare personnel.
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2017-03-28
#48HB2115IntroducedSpecifies requirements for property of nonprofit hospitals and nonprofit health systems to be exempt from taxation. Takes effect on 91st day following adjournment sine die.
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2017-03-07
#49HB2859IntroducedCreates or adjusts sunset dates for certain property tax expenditure provisions. Takes effect on 91st day following adjournment sine die.
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2017-03-30
#50HB2937IntroducedPermits accessory dwelling unit on land zoned rural residential and as conditional permitted use on land zoned for exclusive farm use.
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2017-03-24
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