Oregon Representative Gene Whisnant [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
ORHB2545IntroAllows deception detection examination administrator to proctor deception detection examination. Clarifies that deception detection examination and deception detection examination administrator are exempt from provisions related to polygraph examiner...
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2017-01-17
To House Judiciary Committee
ORHB2539IntroAllows personal income taxpayers to subtract amounts paid as interest on qualified education loans from taxable income. Applies to interest paid in tax years beginning on or after January 1, 2017, and before January 1, 2028. Takes effect on 91st day ...
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2017-01-17
To House Revenue Committee
ORHB2227IntroDirects Legislative Fiscal Officer to prepare fiscal impact statement on legislative measures reported out of committee that would have financial effect on small businesses in state. Transfers responsibility for revenue estimates upon which legislati...
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2017-01-17
To House Rules 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
ORHJR10IntroProposes amendment to Oregon Constitution to vest power of impeachment of statewide elected Executive Branch officials in House of Representatives and power to try impeachments in Senate. Requires three-fifths majority vote of House of Representative...
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2017-01-17
To House Rules Committee
ORHB2226IntroAuthorizes Legislative Assembly to direct by joint resolution Attorney General to conduct preliminary investigation of matters involving alleged misconduct of executive branch personnel. Requires Attorney General to report findings of preliminary inv...
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2017-01-17
To House Rules 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
ORHB2501IntroModifies laws related to real estate appraisers and appraisal management companies. Specifies that certain documents prepared by or for internal use of financial institutions are not real estate appraisal activity requiring preparer of document to ca...
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2017-01-17
To House Business and Labor Committee
ORSJR16IntroProposes amendment to Oregon Constitution to vest power of impeachment of statewide elected Executive Branch officials in House of Representatives and power to try impeachments in Senate. Requires three-fifths majority vote of House of Representative...
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2017-01-17
To Senate Rules Committee
ORHJM2IntroUrges President and Congress to transfer title of certain federal public lands to State of Oregon.
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2017-01-17
To House Rules Committee
ORHB2365IntroEstablishes Task Force on the Transfer of Federal Land Ownership in Oregon. Sunsets December 31, 2018. Declares emergency, effective on passage.
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2017-01-17
To House Agriculture and Natural Resources 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
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
ORHB2219IntroDirects school districts and public charter schools to offer sufficient instruction in civics to ensure that every student who elects to receive instruction in civics is able to receive instruction. Takes effect July 1, 2018.
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2017-01-17
To House Education Committee
ORHJM3IntroUrges Congress to instruct qualifications board to revise qualification requirements for real estate appraisers.
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2017-01-17
To House Business and Labor Committee
ORHB2223IntroDirects Department of Education to establish program to develop and maintain statewide school nursing services. Allows State Board of Education to adopt rules for program. Directs Oregon Health Authority to ensure care provided to students by school ...
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2017-01-17
To House Education Committee
ORHB2587IntroModifies state educational goals to take into consideration students' aspirations, to provide students with well-rounded education and to provide students with sufficient instructional time to meet students' educational goals. Expands state's mission...
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2017-01-17
To House Education Committee
ORHB2145IntroEstablishes lower minimum wage for work-study students, adjusted annually for inflation. Declares emergency, effective on passage.
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2017-01-17
To House Business and Labor Committee
ORHB2178IntroRequires witness before statutory, standing, special or interim legislative committee to sign declaration that witness's testimony is true to best of witness's knowledge and belief, and that witness understands testimony is subject to penalty for per...
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2017-01-17
To House Rules Committee
ORHB2366IntroRequires State Forestry Department to remove forestlands owned by county from Forest Resource Trust programs if forestlands owned by county comprise less than 10 percent of lands in trust. Requires management of removed forestlands to be transferred ...
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2017-01-17
To House Agriculture and Natural Resources Committee
ORHB2548IntroEstablishes Future Business Leaders Program within Department of Education. Directs State Board of Education to adopt rules to administer program. Creates Future Business Leaders Program Account within State Treasury for purpose of funding program.
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2017-01-17
To House Education Committee
ORHB2547IntroAppropriates moneys from General Fund for operation of Gatekeeper program by Northwest Senior and Disability Services agency. Declares emergency, effective July 1, 2017.
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2017-01-17
To House Human Services and Housing Committee
ORSB111IntroEstablishes 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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2017-01-17
To Senate Education Committee
ORHB2229IntroRequires school districts to offer instruction in financial literacy. Directs school districts and public charter schools to offer sufficient instruction in financial literacy to ensure that every student who elects to receive instruction in financia...
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2017-01-17
To House Education 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
ORHB2225IntroRequires state agency to report to Director of Oregon Department of Administrative Services when any budgeted position is vacant for six months. Prohibits filling of vacant position if director determines, after state agency has opportunity to submit...
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2017-01-17
To House Rules Committee
ORSCR5IntroRequires committees and subcommittees of Senate and House of Representatives, and joint committees and subcommittees of Legislative Assembly, to accept remote testimony given by telephonic or electronic means. Requires Legislative Policy and Research...
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2017-01-17
To Senate Rules 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
ORHB2228IntroRequires agency to give notice of intent to adopt, amend or repeal rule to members of Legislative Assembly who represent geographic areas specifically affected by proposed action.
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2017-01-17
To House Rules Committee
ORHB2149IntroProvides for one-time, decreased vehicle registration fee for former prisoners of war.
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2017-01-17
To House Veterans and Emergency Preparedness Committee
ORSB187IntroDirects Department of Education to reimburse education provider for expenses incurred from providing vision screenings. Establishes Vision Health Account for purpose of making reimbursements. Appropriates moneys to Department of Education for deposit...
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2017-01-17
To Senate Education Committee
ORHJR6IntroProposes amendment to Oregon Constitution to increase number of Senators serving in Legislative Assembly to 36 and modifying Senate legislative districts to be coterminous with county boundaries. Refers proposed amendment to people for approval or re...
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2017-01-17
To House Rules Committee
ORSB388IntroEstablishes Whistleblower Commission. Directs commission to investigate complaints of government fraud, waste or corruption and to make public investigation findings. Authorizes commission to refer matters to Attorney General, Secretary of State or d...
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2017-01-17
To Senate Judiciary Committee
ORHB2147IntroRequires each post-secondary institution of education to provide Department of Education and Higher Education Coordinating Commission with number of Oregon high school graduates from each school district enrolled at institution and graduation rate at...
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2017-01-17
To House Higher Education and Workforce Development Committee
ORSB589IntroProvides that Department of Justice may not enter into settlement agreement that provides for settlement payments owing to state to be paid to third party. Requires settlement payments to be deposited in General Fund.
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2017-01-17
To Senate Judiciary Committee
ORSB280IntroAppropriates moneys to Department of Education for purposes of developing academic content standards for Oregon Studies and preparing materials to support teacher training and classroom instruction in Oregon Studies. Declares emergency, effective Jul...
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2017-01-17
To Senate Education Committee
ORHB2224IntroDirects Legislative Fiscal Officer to include in fiscal impact statement on legislative measures reported out of committee statement describing number of full-time equivalent positions state agency will need to administer provisions of measure.
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2017-01-17
To House Rules Committee
ORSB577IntroRequires person to complete eight or more hours of community service before start of each term and to meet regularly with mentor provided by Office of Student Access and Completion in order to maintain eligibility to receive Oregon Promise grant.
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2017-01-17
To Senate Education Committee
ORHB2664IntroSpecifies criteria for licensing of extended stay centers and requires Oregon Health Authority to adopt rules. Requires authority and Department of Consumer and Business Services to convene extended stay center advisory group. Adjusts inappropriate s...
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2017-01-17
To House Health Care Committee
ORHB2220IntroRemoves certain requirements veterans must meet prior to receiving high school diploma.
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2017-01-17
To House Higher Education and Workforce Development Committee
ORSB584IntroSpecifies that new or increased fees adopted by state agency do not become effective unless approved by Legislative Assembly by law. Applies during 2017-2019 biennium. Declares emergency, effective July 1, 2017.
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2017-01-17
To Senate General Government and Accountability Committee
ORHB2380IntroCreates crime of threatening a mass injury event. Punishes by maximum of five years' imprisonment, $125,000 fine, or both.
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2017-01-17
To House Judiciary Committee
ORHB2221IntroRequires Oregon Health Authority and Department of Consumer and Business Services to report to Legislative Assembly each calendar quarter on implementation of requirements to reimburse cost of child abuse medical assessments conducted by community as...
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2017-01-17
To House Human Services and Housing Committee
ORSB588IntroDirects Secretary of State to appoint inspectors general to review spending of certain entities and identify inappropriate costs. Requires entities to deposit 75 percent of amount of inappropriate costs in General Fund and 25 percent of amount of ina...
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2017-01-17
To Senate General Government and Accountability Committee
ORSB594IntroRestores availability of tax credit for employment-related child care expenses and extends credit sunset. Increases amount of available child care credit by doubling applicable percentage of taxpayer's child care expenses allowed as credit. Applies t...
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2017-01-17
To Senate Human Services Committee
ORHB2171IntroRequires Oregon Volunteers Commission for Voluntary Action and Service to maintain volunteer staff of court appointed special advocates sufficient to meet statutory requirement to appoint court appointed special advocate in every juvenile dependency ...
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2017-01-17
To House Judiciary Committee
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