Oregon Senator Tim Knopp [R]

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ORHB2222IntroDirects Land Conservation and Development Commission to study potential conversion to regional land use planning process. Requires commission to report to interim legislative committee related to land use by January 15, 2018. Declares emergency, effe...
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2017-01-17
To House Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee
ORSB576IntroRequires that at least 25 percent of Oregon Opportunity Grant moneys be awarded to students committed to majoring in science, technology, engineering or mathematics fields.
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2017-01-17
To Senate Education Committee
ORSB573IntroEncourages Oregonians to honor and remember those who have given their lives in military service in war at noon on 21st day of each month.
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2017-01-17
To Senate Veterans and Emergency Preparedness Committee
ORSB629IntroRequires state agencies to carry out delegated duties in least costly manner. Allows petition to be filed in circuit court to challenge whether rule carries out agency's duties in least costly manner and whether agency took steps to reduce significan...
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2017-01-17
To Senate General Government and Accountability Committee
ORSJR14IntroProposes amendment to Oregon Constitution establishing independent redistricting commission to adopt redistricting plans for Senate, House of Representatives and United States Congress. Refers proposed amendment to people for their approval or reject...
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2017-01-17
To Senate Rules Committee
ORSB586IntroRequires state agencies to provide notice of intended action to adopt, amend or repeal rule to Joint Committee on Ways and Means in addition to policy committees. Requires agency to respond in writing to comments on rules submitted by committees of L...
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2017-01-17
To Senate General Government and Accountability Committee
ORSB601IntroIncreases threshold for estimated cost at which construction project sites must provide sanitary facilities by changing amount that triggers requirement from $1 million to $2 million. Requires Director of the Department of Consumer and Business Servi...
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2017-01-17
To Senate Business and Transportation Committee
ORSB590IntroDisconnects minimum salary for members of Legislative Assembly from state minimum wage increases. Allows Public Officials Compensation Commission to recommend annual salary to be paid to member of Legislative Assembly at minimum salary rate in effect...
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2017-01-17
To Senate Rules Committee
ORSB611IntroAuthorizes local government to adopt exception to statewide land use planning goal for use that will create 10 or more new full-time jobs for which salary or wage is 400 percent or more of federal poverty guidelines for family of four. Applies to loc...
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2017-01-17
To Senate Environment and Natural Resources Committee
ORSJR33IntroProposes amendment to Oregon Constitution to allow Legislative Assembly, by passage of joint resolution, to repeal administrative rule or amendment of administrative rule adopted by executive branch agency.
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2017-01-17
To Senate General Government and Accountability Committee
ORSB571IntroProhibits public body from using cell-site simulator device to obtain or use personal electronic data or personal electronic metadata unless public body obtains consent or pursuant to search warrant or established warrant exception.
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2017-01-17
To Senate Judiciary Committee
ORSB631IntroRemoves minimum requirements for cost and employment terms for qualifying investment contract. Provides that Governor and Director of Department of Revenue shall negotiate minimum requirements of contract with taxpayer. Removes deadline for entering ...
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2017-01-17
To Senate Finance and Revenue Committee
ORSB559IntroChanges calculation of final average salary for purposes of Public Employees Retirement System to use five years of salary instead of three years, for salary paid on and after January 1, 2018. Directs Public Employees Retirement Board to recalculate ...
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2017-01-17
To Senate Workforce Committee
ORSB605IntroRequires agency to include comparative analysis of costs and benefits of rule in notice of proposed rulemaking. Requires agency to appoint advisory committee if association or group of 10 or more individuals objects to comparative analysis of costs a...
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2017-01-17
To Senate General Government and Accountability Committee
ORHB2100IntroProvides that portions of Interstate 5 and Interstate 205 shall be known as Oregon Medal of Honor Highway. Directs Department of Transportation to install roadside memorial signs that recognize and honor Oregon's Medal of Honor recipients. Takes effe...
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2017-01-17
To House Veterans and Emergency Preparedness Committee
ORHB2218IntroRequires that information concerning sex offenders convicted of certain offenses be released on website maintained by Department of State Police.
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2017-01-17
To House Judiciary Committee
ORSB599IntroCreates income tax credit for capital improvements to business facilities or homes that are commenced prior to later of September 1, 2017, or effective date of Act. Limits amount each taxpayer may claim. Establishes requirements for certification of ...
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2017-01-17
To Senate Business and Transportation Committee
ORSB621IntroCreates Sunset Advisory Committee. Specifies membership of committee. Abolishes state agencies on specified dates and requires agencies subject to abolition to make report to committee. Requires committee to conduct performance evaluation of agencies...
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2017-01-17
To Senate General Government and Accountability Committee
ORSB612IntroAuthorizes local government to adopt exception to statewide land use planning goal for use that will create five or more new full-time jobs for which salary or wage is 400 percent or more of federal poverty guidelines for family of four. Applies to l...
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2017-01-17
To Senate Environment and Natural Resources Committee
ORSJR31IntroProposes amendment to Oregon Constitution authorizing large cities to unilaterally form consolidated city-county government separate from remainder of county, authorizing certain cities in large counties to form new counties separate from remainder o...
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2017-01-17
To Senate Rules Committee
ORSB579IntroRequires health care practitioner, before administering vaccination to child, to obtain informed consent from parent of child or, if child is emancipated or has reached age of majority, from child. Establishes requirements for obtaining informed cons...
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2017-01-17
To Senate Health Care Committee
ORSB572IntroDirects Department of Veterans' Affairs to establish employment bridge program for veterans seeking to obtain certain professional and occupational licenses.
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2017-01-17
To Senate Veterans and Emergency Preparedness Committee
ORSB582IntroVoids agency rules filed with Secretary of State on or after effective date of Act and before January 1, 2018. Provides that final rule filed with Secretary of State on or after effective date of Act that is based on proposed rule for which rulemakin...
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2017-01-17
To Senate General Government and Accountability Committee
ORSB615IntroAuthorizes local government to adopt exception to statewide land use goal without demonstrating that statutory standards for exception have been met for use that is necessary for employer of 10 or more employees under specified circumstance. Requires...
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2017-01-17
To Senate Environment and Natural Resources Committee
ORSB587IntroRequires court to decide questions of law de novo in proceedings for judicial review of agency actions.
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2017-01-17
To Senate Judiciary Committee
ORSB315IntroAuthorizes court to order, at request of victim, special condition of probation restricting location of person's residence if person released on probation following conviction for felony stalking crime.
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2017-01-17
To Senate Judiciary Committee
ORSJR34IntroProposes amendment to Oregon Constitution to allow Legislative Assembly by law to prohibit agency rule, policy or procedure from taking effect until after Legislative Assembly has adopted joint resolution approving rule, policy or procedure. Imposes ...
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2017-01-17
To Senate General Government and Accountability Committee
ORHJM4IntroUrges Congress to pass RAISE Family Caregivers Act.
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2017-01-17
To House Health Care Committee
ORSB630IntroAuthorizes local governments to expedite inclusion within urban growth boundary of land dedicated to needed housing. Declares emergency, effective on passage.
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2017-01-17
To Senate Environment and Natural Resources Committee
ORSB593IntroEstablishes personal income tax credit of $250 per dependent child. Limits availability of credit based on federal adjusted gross income. Applies to tax years beginning on or after January 1, 2017. Takes effect on 91st day following adjournment sine ...
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2017-01-17
To Senate Finance and Revenue Committee
ORSB596IntroIncreases ceiling amount of total assessed value of taxable personal property for purposes of exemption from property taxation. Applies to property tax years beginning on or after July 1, 2018. Takes effect on 91st day following adjournment sine die.
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2017-01-17
To Senate Finance and Revenue Committee
ORSB609IntroAllows rural county with no population growth, and other local governments in county, to adopt comprehensive land use plan without complying with statewide land use planning goals.
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2017-01-17
To Senate Environment and Natural Resources Committee
ORSJR36IntroProposes amendment to Oregon Constitution to require Legislative Assembly each biennium to spend percentage of legislatively approved budget for education and for public safety. Defines terms. Applies to biennia beginning on or after July 1, 2019. Re...
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2017-01-17
To Senate Rules Committee
ORSB619IntroModifies provisions related to inclusion of needed housing within urban growth boundaries.
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2017-01-17
To Senate Environment and Natural Resources Committee
ORSB617IntroIncreases, for purposes of tax credit allowed for crop donation, percentage of wholesale price allowed as amount of credit. Applies to tax years beginning on or after January 1, 2017. Takes effect on 91st day following adjournment sine die.
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2017-01-17
To Senate Finance and Revenue Committee
ORSB532IntroRequires certain persons to not drive in far left lane unless passing. Provides exceptions. Punishes by maximum fine of $250. Clarifies that certain persons must drive in far right lane.
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2017-01-17
To Senate Business and Transportation Committee
ORSB585IntroRequires each state agency to report monthly to Oregon Department of Administrative Services and Legislative Fiscal Officer information about agency's proposed and final rules. Requires department to publish on Internet specified information regardin...
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2017-01-17
To Senate General Government and Accountability Committee
ORSB595IntroCreates credit against income taxes for amounts paid as interest on qualified education loans. Applies to tax years beginning on or after January 1, 2017. Takes effect on 91st day following adjournment sine die.
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2017-01-17
To Senate Education Committee
ORSB597IntroChanges method by which surplus "kicker" refunds are made to personal income taxpayers from tax credit to refund payment. Applies to biennia beginning on or after July 1, 2015. Takes effect on 91st day following adjournment sine die.
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2017-01-17
To Senate Finance and Revenue Committee
ORSB578IntroDirects Teacher Standards and Practices Commission to conduct study on methods for encouraging public school teachers and administrators to apply for and attain certification through national professional organization for teaching standards. Requires...
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2017-01-17
To Senate Education Committee
ORSB632IntroRequires State Forester to actively manage state forestlands to achieve and maintain low forest fuel load levels.
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2017-01-17
To Senate Environment and Natural Resources Committee
ORSB591IntroDiscontinues provisions requiring taxpayers, for Oregon tax purposes, to add to federal taxable income amount equal to federal deduction for qualified production activities income. Takes effect on 91st day following adjournment sine die.
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2017-01-17
To Senate Finance and Revenue Committee
ORHB2217IntroCreates Falk-Alfano Act. Prohibits guardian or conservator from restricting protected person's right of communication, visitation or interaction with other persons unless authorized by court order. Authorizes guardian or conservator to move court to ...
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2017-01-17
To House Judiciary Committee
ORSB583IntroModifies existing administrative rule review process to require legislative approval of newly adopted administrative rules in order for rules to take effect. Establishes process by which rules receive legislative consideration and approval or rejecti...
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2017-01-17
To Senate General Government and Accountability Committee
ORSB627IntroRequires agency to cite to publicly available scientific evidence for cost of compliance effect on small businesses reported in notice of intent to adopt, amend or repeal rule.
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2017-01-17
To Senate General Government and Accountability Committee
ORSB574IntroIncreases 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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2017-01-17
To Senate Education Committee
ORSB613IntroCreates income tax credit for taxpayers that expand workforce with positions that pay above average wage by 10 percent or more in tax year. Applies to tax years beginning on or after January 1, 2018. Takes effect on 91st day following adjournment sin...
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2017-01-17
To Senate Workforce Committee
ORSB614IntroAllows local governments planning for employment sites required by statewide land use planning goals to waive requirements of goals to establish and maintain five-year supply of shovel-ready employment sites.
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2017-01-17
To Senate Environment and Natural Resources Committee
ORSB309IntroEliminates option of members of individual account program of Public Employees Retirement System to receive distributions as installment payments upon retirement. Requires members retiring on or after January 1, 2019, to receive distributions as lump...
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2017-01-17
To Senate Workforce Committee
ORSB314IntroDirects Early Learning Division to establish Relief Nursery programs statewide that are certified by Oregon Association of Relief Nurseries and provide trauma-informed services to at-risk children statewide. Describes how funding to support Relief Nu...
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2017-01-17
To Senate Human Services Committee
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