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Senate
Business and Transportation
    • This agenda replaces the advisory agenda issued January 28, 2016.
  • Public Hearing and Possible Work Session
    • SB 1510 Provides that bridge that crosses Columbia River near Hood River is part of Oregon Route 35.
    • SB 1521 Authorizes mass transit district to impose tax on employees of employers within district if district imposes excise tax on those employers.
    • SB 1527 Exempts prepaid transportation cards from Uniform Disposition of Unclaimed Property Act and related statutes.
    • SB 1543 Directs Oregon Wine Board to distribute moneys from sale of wine country registration plates as matching grants for tourism promotion.
    • SB 1546 Prohibits tower from towing motor vehicle from parking facility without first being contacted by owner of facility or owner's agent.
  • Work Session
    • SB 1572 Directs Public Utility Commission to establish program for procurement of electricity from community solar projects.
    • SB 1583 Authorizes Office of Small Business Assistance to perform duties with respect to county and municipal agencies and authorities.
    • SB 1590 Provides that insurer that has duty to defend insured against claim has fiduciary duty toward insured if insurer does defend against claim.
    • SB 1591 Establishes Task Force on Insurance Regulation with seven members appointed by President of Senate, Speaker of House of Representatives and Governor.

    • Please note: SB 1572, SB 1583, SB 1590 & SB 1591 have been added to the agenda
    • This agenda replaces the advisory agenda issued January 28, 2016.
  • Public Hearing and Possible Work Session
    • SB 1547 Clarifies that term "public utility" does not include people's utility district or electric cooperative for purpose of being regulated by Public Utility Commission.
    • SB 1588 Allows 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.

    • Please note: SB 1580 has been removed from the agenda.
Education
  • Informational Meeting
    • Invited Testimony Only
    • Senate Bill 1536 Presentation
      Kaaren Heikes, Kairos PDX
  • Public Hearing and Possible Work Session
    • SB 1541 Directs Department of Education to conduct evaluation related to financial accountability of school districts.
    • SB 1564 Transfers reporting requirements related to English language learner programs from school districts to Department of Education.
    • SB 1566 Removes sunset on provisions that allow students whose legal residence is not within school district to attend school in district as resident if student receives written consent.
  • Work Session
    • SB 1540 Directs Higher Education Coordinating Commission to conduct evaluation on providing tuition waiver for students at community colleges and public universities who are pursuing mathematics-related degrees.
    • SB 1558 Prohibits disclosure of records of college or university student health center, mental health center or counseling center, or records of health professional retained by college or university to provide health care, mental health care or counseling services to students, to other individuals, offices or entities within, affiliated with or acting on behalf of college or university.
  • Public Hearing and Possible Work Session
    • SB 1542 Allows district school board to enter into written agreement with governing body of federally recognized Native American tribe to identify acceptable use of name, symbol or image of mascot that represents or is associated with Native American tribe, to identify behavior expectations at athletic events and to identify required training on cultural diversity.
    • SJR 203 Proposes amendment to Oregon Constitution establishing State Board of Education.
  • Work Session
    • SB 1537 Establishes criteria by which school district may establish post-graduate scholar program to receive and expend certain State School Fund moneys for certain students who have satisfied requirements for high school diploma.

    • Note change: SB 1535 has been removed from the agenda.
Environment and Natural Resources
    • Please note: the public hearing for SB 1530 is scheduled solely for the purpose of hearing testimony from the people who signed up to testify at the meeting on 2-4-2016
  • Public Hearing and Possible Work Session
    • SB 1530 Requires certain state agencies to consult with certain federal agencies to determine whether state and federal mining programs can be better coordinated.
  • Possible Work Session
    • SB 1517 Requires certain findings by local governing body for creation, restoration or enhancement of wetlands in exclusive farm use zones.
  • Public Hearing
    • SB 1563 Authorizes Environmental Quality Commission to develop low-interest loan program for on-site septic system repairs, replacements, upgrades or evaluations.
    • SJM 201 Urges Congress to ensure continued appropriation of funds to enhance aquatic invasive species prevention efforts and to implement Water Resources Reform and Development Act.
  • Possible Work Session
    • SB 1563 Authorizes Environmental Quality Commission to develop low-interest loan program for on-site septic system repairs, replacements, upgrades or evaluations.
    • SJM 201 Urges Congress to ensure continued appropriation of funds to enhance aquatic invasive species prevention efforts and to implement Water Resources Reform and Development Act.
    • SB 1574 Repeals 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.
Finance and Revenue
2/8/2016 8:30 AM, HR A - No Meeting Scheduled
    • NO MEETING SCHEDULED
  • Public Hearing
    • SB 1507 Makes corrections to provisions for tax credits allowed for rural medical practice.
    • SB 1593 Expands costs eligible for agriculture workforce housing tax credit to include operation costs incurred by owner in year in which taxpayer does not claim other eligible costs.
    • All House Revenue Members Are Invited To Attend
  • Informational Meeting
    • Economic & Revenue Forecast
Health Care
  • Work Session
    • SB 1504 Enacts interstate Physical Therapy Licensure Compact.
  • Work Session
    • SB 1505 Authorizes Department of Consumer and Business Services to adopt by rule fees that are reasonably calculated to pay costs associated with administering laws regulating pharmacy benefit managers.
    • SB 1531 Modifies requirements regarding coordinated care organization contracts and for establishing global budgets and required services.
    • SB 1559 Requires, on and after January 1, 2017, persons selling tobacco products or inhalant delivery systems in this state to be licensed by Department of Revenue.




  • Public Hearing and Possible Work Session
    • SB 1568 Prohibits discrimination based on age, expected length of life, present or predicted disability, degree of medical dependency or quality of life in determination of medical services covered by state medical assistance program, in coverage under medical retainer practice and in issuance of health benefit plans.


Human Services and Early Childhood
    • This agenda replaces the advisory agenda issued January 27, 2016
  • Public Hearing and Work Session
    • SB 1582 Directs Housing and Community Services Department to develop and implement Local Innovation and Fast Track Housing Program to expand state's supply of affordable housing for low income individuals or families.
  • Work Session
    • SB 1545 Authorizes formation of children's special districts.
    • Please note: SB 1545 has been scheduled as a work session for the purpose of moving it to the Senate Committee on Finance and Revenue.
  • Public Hearing and Possible Work Session
    • SB 1533 Permits local governments to adopt land use regulations or functional plan provisions, or impose conditions for approval of permits, that effectively establish sales or rental price for up to 30 percent of new residential development or limit sales or rental purchase to class or group of purchasers or renters in exchange for one or more developer incentives.
    • SB 1575 Directs Land Conservation and Development Commission to encourage local governments to dedicate land for affordable housing.

    • Note change: SB 1545 has been changed from a public hearing to a work session and SB 1548 has been removed from the agenda.

    • This agenda may be populated with any measures that have been carried over from previously posted agendas.

Judiciary
    • This agenda replaces the advisory agenda issued January 28, 2016.
  • Work Session
    • SB 1552 CARRIED OVER FROM 2/5/2016 AGENDA: Establishes Advance Directive Rules Adoption Committee for purpose of adopting by rule form of advance directive to be used in this state.
  • Public Hearing and Possible Work Session
    • SB 1553 Authorizes prosecution of first-degree sex crimes any time after commission of crime if prosecuting attorney obtains corroborating evidence of crime.
    • SB 1555 Allows polygraph test as condition of employment for preemployment screening of law enforcement officers.
    • SB 1576 Prohibits person that manufactures or distributes prescription contact lenses from preventing retailer from advertising or selling prescription contact lenses at price for consumers that is less than price that person sets or specifies.
    • Note Change: SB 1552 has been added.
    • This agenda replaces the advisory agenda issued January 28, 2016.
  • Public Hearing and Possible Work Session
    • SB 1550 Directs presiding judges of judicial districts within state to ensure proceedings before grand jury are recorded.
    • SB 1556 Expands definition of physical injury in Oregon Criminal Code to include physical trauma when injured person is vulnerable victim.
  • Work Session
    • SB 1571 Directs Department of State Police to adopt rules concerning prioritization of testing untested sexual assault forensic evidence kits.
    • Note Change: SB 1550, SB 1556, SB 1571 have been added.
    • This agenda replaces the advisory agenda issued January 28, 2016.

    • This agenda may be populated with any measures that have been carried over from previously posted agendas.
    • This agenda replaces the advisory agenda issued January 28, 2016.

    • This agenda may be populated with any measures that have been carried over from previously posted agendas.
2/12/2016 8:00 AM, HR 343 - No Meeting Scheduled
    • NO MEETING SCHEDULED
Rules
    • Please Note: Reappointments are not required to appear unless otherwise indicated.
  • Public Hearing and Work Session (Executive Appointment)
    • Alcohol and Drug Policy Commission
      • Nathan Gaoiran
      • Patrick Garrett *
    • State Aviation Board
      • Paul Hudgens *
    • Board of Boiler Rules
      • Gregory Moyer
    • Building Codes Structures Board
      • Stephen Forster
    • Oregon Business Development Commission
      • Chandrakanth Gopalpur
    • Oregon Criminal Justice Commission
      • Matthew Hicks
      • Sebastian Tapia
    • Trust for Cultural Development Board
      • Carole Morse *
      • Gustavo Morales
      • Nikole Price
    • Employment Appeals Board
      • Duncan Hettle
    • State Board of Forestry
      • Tom Insko *
      • Nils Christofferson *
      • Cindy Williams *
    • Oregon Government Ethics Commission
      • Alison Kean
    • Oregon Growth Board
      • Sayer Jones
    • Health Evidence Review Commission
      • Kevin Olson
      • Kimberly Tippens
    • Health Insurance Exchange Advisory Committee
      • Shonna Butler
      • Cynthia Condon
      • Shanon Saldivar
      • Sean McAnulty
      • Daniel Field
      • Joseph Finkbonner
      • James Houser
      • Maria Vargas
      • Jesse O'Brien
      • Kenneth Provencher
      • Lora Lawson
      • Joe Enlet
      • Claire Tranchese
    • Higher Education Coordinating Commission
      • Neil Bryant *
    • Commission on Hispanic Affairs
      • Daniel Lopez-Cevallos
      • Cynthia Gomez *
    • Oregon Investment Council
      • Rex Kim
    • Trustees of the State Library
      • Satish Upadhyay
    • Oregon State Lottery Commission
      • Mary Wheat *
    • State Board of Massage Therapists
      • Christa Rodriguez
    • Mechanical Board
      • Zory Hill
    • Oregon Medical Board
      • Paul Chavin
      • Melissa Peng
      • Katherine Fisher *
    • Occupational Therapy Licensing Board
      • Erion Moore II
    • State Board of Parole and Post-Prison Supervision
      • Christine Herrman
      • Patricia Cress
    • State Board of Pharmacy
      • Dianne Armstrong
      • Cyndi Vipperman
    • Physical Therapist Licensing Board
      • Ruggiero Canizares *
    • State Plumbing Board
      • Craig Anderson
    • Board of Commissioners of the Port of Portland
      • Patricia McDonald
    • Psychiatric Security Review Board
      • Charles Kochlacs
    • State Board of Psychologist Examiners
      • Clifford Johannsen
    • Quality Education Commission
      • Samuel Henry
      • Colt Gill *
      • Maryalice Russell *
    • Respiratory Therapist and Polysomnographic Technologist Licensing Board
      • Joel Glass *
      • Michael LeFor *
    • State Resilience Officer
      • Derek Smith
    • Sustainability Board
      • David Gremmels *
      • Lori Hollingsworth *
    • Oregon State Veterinary Medical Examining Board
      • Randi Golub *
    • Commission for Women
      • Clara Beas Fitzgerald
    • Workers' Compensation Management-Labor Advisory Committee
      • Diana Winther
      • John Billman
Veterans and Emergency Preparedness
  • Public Hearing and Possible Work Session
    • SB 1524 CARRIED OVER FROM THE 2/4/2016 AGENDA: Requires law enforcement unit to train public safety officers in veterans' issues.
  • Informational Meeting
    • Invited testimony only
    • Discussion of House Joint Resolution 202
      Rep. Paul Evans, House District 20
      Cameron Smith, Director, Oregon Department of Veterans’ Affairs
  • Public Hearing and Possible Work Session
    • SCR 203 Recognizes and honors _____ for his service to his country.
Workforce and General Government
  • Public Hearing and Possible Work Session
    • SB 1526 Appropriates moneys from General Fund to Higher Education Coordinating Commission for Office of Community Colleges and Workforce Development for Oregon Employer Workforce Training Program, local workforce investment boards and Oregon Youth Conservation Corps.
    • SB 1579 Requires state agencies to provide summary of legal advice regarding validity or effect of proposed rule or written order.
  • Work Session
    • SB 1587 Modifies information that must be included in itemized statement provided to employee each pay period.
  • Public Hearing
    • SB 1594 Allows paid sick leave to be counted as fringe benefit for purpose of prevailing wage.

*=Reappointment
House
Agriculture and Natural Resources
  • Work Session
    • HB 4046 CARRIED OVER FROM THE 2/4/2016 AGENDA: Increases damages for unlawful taking or killing of wildlife.
    • HB 4140 Prohibits release of sky lantern in Oregon airspace.
    • HB 4040 Ratifies decision of State Fish and Wildlife Commission to remove Canis lupus from state list of endangered species.
  • Public Hearing
    • HB 4007 Makes certain governmental entities rangeland protection associations.
    • HB 4060 Updates and clarifies provisions related to regulation of industrial hemp.
  • Work Session
    • HB 4007 Makes certain governmental entities rangeland protection associations.
    • HB 4060 Updates and clarifies provisions related to regulation of industrial hemp.
Business and Labor
  • Work Session
    • HB 4094 Exempts financial institutions that provide financial services to marijuana related businesses, researchers and laboratories from any criminal law of this state that has element that may be proven by substantiating that person provides financial services to person who lawfully possesses, delivers or manufactures marijuana or marijuana derived products.



    • Note change: The meeting will start at 9:00 AM.
2/8/2016 5:00 PM, HR E - Meeting Cancelled
  • Public Hearing and Possible Work Session
    • HB 4054 Increases Oregon minimum wage rate in graduated steps to $13.50 per hour by 2019.
  • Work Session
    • HB 4011 Provides that employees of Oregon State Hospital qualify as police officers under Public Employees Retirement System.
    • HB 4032 Requires Commissioner of Bureau of Labor and Industries to make available, in electronic format, bureau publications free of charge to Oregon employers.
    • HB 4054 Increases Oregon minimum wage rate in graduated steps to $13.50 per hour by 2019.
Consumer Protection and Government Effectiveness
  • Public Hearing and Work Session
    • HB 4058 Permits corporation with shares that are registered under securities law of this state or under federal securities law to reject vote, consent, waiver or proxy authorization if shareholder has not complied with public disclosure requirements of securities law of this state or federal securities law.
  • Work Session
    • HB 4065 CARRIED OVER FROM THE 2/4/2016 AGENDA: Requires contracting agency to determine whether contractor appears on list of liquidated or delinquent accounts that state agencies assign for collection or failed to make payment for more than 90 days on liquidated or delinquent account that state agency has not assigned for collection.
  • Public Hearing and Possible Work Session
    • HB 4138 Authorizes Legislative Assembly to request appointment of independent counsel by joint resolution.
    • HB 4106 Prohibits state agency from relying only upon expediency, convenience, best interest of public, general public need or speculation as basis for finding of prejudice that authorizes temporary adoption, amendment or suspension of rule.
    • HB 4122 Allows local government to inhibit or prevent production or use of seed or seed products for purpose of protecting seed or products that are not genetically engineered from adverse impacts of genetically engineered seed or products.
  • Possible Work Session
    • HB 4090 CARRIED OVER FROM THE 2/4/2016 AGENDA: Prohibits declaration or bylaws of planned community or condominium from requiring owners to water or irrigate lawns, gardens or other landscaped areas.
    • HB 4041 CARRIED OVER FROM THE 2/4/2016 AGENDA: Removes products of seed from statute prohibiting local governments from inhibiting or preventing production of seed.
    • Please note: HB 4065, HB 4090, and HB 4041 have been carried over from the 2/4/2016 agenda."
  • Public Hearing and Possible Work Session
    • HB 4077 Revises provisions relating to liability arising out of skiing.
Education
  • Informational Meeting
    • Invited Testimony Only

      Virtual Charter Schools Overview Presentation
      Kate Pattison, Charter Schools Division, Oregon Department of Education
  • Work Session
    • HB 4057 CARRIED OVER FROM THE 2/5/2016 AGENDA: Directs Department of Education to prepare report related to educational performance of students from families in poverty.
    • HB 4033 CARRIED OVER FROM THE 2/5/2016 AGENDA: Specifies that moneys may be distributed under Network of Quality Teaching and Learning for purposes of advancing Educators Equity Act, improving cultural competence of educators and ensuring educators are trained in culturally relevant educational practices.
  • Public Hearing and Possible Work Session
    • HB 4091 Directs Department of Education to conduct study related to virtual public charter schools.
    • HB 4024 Directs State Board of Education to adopt by rule complaint process to report district policy in violation of state law prohibiting harassment, intimidation, bullying and cyberbullying.

      Note Change: HB 4057 and HB 4033 have been added to the agenda.
  • Public Hearing and Possible Work Session
    • HB 4119 Removes sunset on provisions that allow students whose legal residence is not within school district to attend school in district as resident if student receives written consent.
  • Work Session
    • HB 4050 Creates Policy Advisory Council on Summer Learning.
Energy and Environment
  • Public Hearing and Possible Work Session
    • HB 4034 Makes policy findings regarding black carbon that results from unplanned forest and rangeland fires.
    • HB 4101 Requires Environmental Quality Commission to adopt by rule program for assessing net impacts of state policies and programs for reducing greenhouse gas emissions.
    • HB 4125 Requires Oregon Health Authority to analyze ground water contaminant data and provide education in areas with ground water contaminant problems.
  • Work Session
    • HB 4036 Requires each electric company providing electricity to retail electricity consumers located in this state to eliminate coal-fired resources from electric company's electricity supply.
    • This agenda may be populated with any measures that have been carried over from previously posted agendas.
Health Care
  • Work Session
    • HB 4062 CARRIED OVER FROM THE 2-5-2016 AGENDA: Establishes tax on retail sales of inhalant delivery systems and inhalant form nicotine.
    • HB 4105 CARRIED OVER FROM THE 2-5-2016 AGENDA: Requires pharmacy or pharmacist that dispenses biological product to report certain information electronically or to prescribing practitioner.
  • Informational Meeting
    • Department of Consumer and Business Services (DCBS) Update on MODA's Situation
      Pat Allen, Director, DCBS
      Laura Cali, Insurance Commissioner, Insurance Division, DCBS
  • Public Hearing and Possible Work Session
    • HB 4100 Modifies requirements for coordinated care organizations in 2018 and 2023.
    • HB 4107 Prohibits Oregon Health Authority from retroactively changing terms of contract with coordinated care organization unless specified conditions are met.
  • Work Session
    • HB 4017 Requires Department of Consumer and Business Services in collaboration with Oregon Health Authority and stakeholder advisory group to create blueprint for Basic Health Program.
    • HB 4030 Requires Oregon Health Authority to amend Medicaid state plan to implement programs to increase medical assistance reimbursement paid to public providers of emergency medical services.
    • HB 4124 Requires Oregon Health Authority to disclose prescription monitoring information to practitioner or pharmacist or member of practitioner's or pharmacist's staff for use in certain health information technology systems.
    • HB 4141 Authorizes Oregon Health Authority to change size of geographic area served by coordinated care organization under specified conditions.
    • Please Note Change: HB 4062 and HB 4105 have been added to the agenda.
    • This agenda may be populated with any measures that have been carried over from previously posted agendas.



Higher Education, Innovation, and Workforce Development
  • Work Session
    • HB 4019 Clarifies duties of Executive Director of the Office of Student Access and Completion.
    • HB 4021 Requires State Treasurer to conduct study to assess viability of establishing student loan refinancing program within office of State Treasurer.
  • Public Hearing
    • HB 4010 Requires each public university to report to Legislative Assembly detailed list of all university expenditures on state programs.
Human Services and Housing
  • Public Hearing and Possible Work Session
    • HB 4083 Directs Department of Human Services to adopt rules requiring direct care staff of Alzheimer's care unit to be certified, licensed or registered by Oregon State Board of Nursing.
  • Work Session
    • HB 4144 Directs Department of Revenue to submit annual report, on utilization of earned income tax credit and dependent care credits, to interim committees of Legislative Assembly related to revenue and to human services.
    • HB 4042 Creates general assistance project administered by Department of Human Services.
    • HB 4001 CARRIED OVER FROM THE 2/5/2016 AGENDA: Modifies conditions under which landlord may terminate month-to-month tenancy after first year of occupancy.
    • HB 4143 CARRIED OVER FROM THE 2/5/2016 AGENDA: Lengthens required notice periods for certain rent increases and termination of certain periodic tenancies.

    • Please note: HB 4001 & HB 4143 have been carried over from the 2/5/2016 agenda.
  • Work Session
    • HB 4080 Establishes Governor's Foster Care Advisory Commission to advise Governor and Director of Human Services regarding foster care system in this state.
    • HB 4064 Creates Affordable Housing Mortgage Loan Fund and continuously appropriates moneys in fund to Housing and Community Services Department for purpose of making deferred loan to qualified statewide nonprofit organization.
Judiciary
    • This agenda replaces the advisory agenda issued January 28, 2016.
  • Public Hearing and Possible Work Session
    • HB 4066 Modifies provisions relating to unmanned aircraft systems, commonly known as drones.
    • HB 4087 Prohibits official action relating to employment or certification of police officer solely because police officer is on impeachment list or because of unproven allegation that police officer committed act or omission of kind for which name of police officer may be placed on impeachment list.
      For the purpose of consideration of amendments
    • HB 4118 Allows person to contest civil penalty in circuit court.
    • HB 4128 Expands crime of obstructing governmental or judicial administration to include engaging in business of notary public or immigration consultant without authorization.
    • Note Change: HB 4066 has been added.
    • This agenda replaces the advisory agenda issued January 28, 2016.
  • Public Hearing and Possible Work Session
    • HB 4013 Authorizes county governing body to establish multidisciplinary elderly or vulnerable person fatality review team to assist local organizations and agencies in identifying and reviewing fatalities involving abuse or neglect of elderly or vulnerable persons.
    • HB 4067 Provides affirmative defense to public or nonprofit organization employee whistleblowers who provide information to certain entities.
    • HB 4074 Requires person adjudicated or found responsible except for insanity by juvenile court for act that, if committed by adult, would constitute felony sex crime to report as sex offender if juvenile court or Psychiatric Security Review Board jurisdiction over person ended prior to August 12, 2015, or if ordered by court.
  • Public Hearing
    • HB 4116 Establishes Task Force on County Jail Inmate Health Care Coverage.
    • Note Change: HB 4074 and HB 4116 have been added.
    • This agenda replaces the advisory agenda issued January 28, 2016.
  • Work Session
    • HB 4045 Establishes mandatory minimum sentences for crimes of unlawful possession of a firearm and felon in possession of a firearm.
    • HB 4075 Replaces School Safety Hotline established by Department of Justice with statewide tip line established by Department of State Police for anonymous reporting of information concerning threats to student safety.
    • HB 4093 Authorizes board of commissioners of county that has legislative authorization to receive certain funds for construction or capital improvements to courthouse to impose surcharge on certain civil court fees.
    • HB 4123 Directs State Board of Parole and Post-Prison Supervision to establish by rule community service exchange program for person to enter into agreement with community-based organization to perform community service in lieu of payment for delinquent fines or debts.
    • HB 4142 Prohibits person performing private security services to wear uniform or badge or utilize vehicle that would cause reasonable person to believe that private security professional is affiliated with public or private safety agency.
    • HB 4147 Prohibits transfer of firearm by dealer or private party if Department of State Police is unable to determine whether recipient is qualified to receive firearm.
    • Please Note: HB 4045, HB 4075, HB 4093, HB 4123, HB 4142, and HB 4147 have been added to the agenda.
    • This agenda replaces the advisory agenda posted January 28, 2016.

      This agenda may be populated with any measures that have been carried over from previously posted agendas.




Revenue
  • Public Hearing
    • HB 4063 Modifies methodology for determining amount of surplus tax credit received by personal income taxpayers under statutory kicker provision.
    • HB 4035 Requires Department of Revenue to submit to Legislative Revenue Officer information from Oregon tax returns about certain corporations doing business in Oregon.
    • HB 4043 Exempts from taxation amounts received from sale of real property to housing authority at price below fair market value.
    • HB 4146 CARRIED OVER FROM THE 2-5 AGENDA Increases state transient lodging tax rate.
  • Public Hearing
    • HB 4133 Directs Department of Revenue, in collaboration with Department of Human Services, to establish pilot program for disbursement of installment payments to personal income taxpayers of amounts equal to personal income tax dependent care credits.
  • Public Hearing and Work Session
    • HB 4026 For Purposes of Considering an Amendment
Rules
  • Public Hearing
    • HB 4051 Creates Joint Committee on Strategic Public Policy Review to undertake review of major public policies in specified subject areas.
  • Public Hearing and Possible Work Session
    • HB 4092 Requires President of Senate and Speaker of House of Representatives to convene legislative work group to determine methods to improve process for preparing arguments in support of measures referred to electors by Legislative Assembly.
    • HJR 203 Proposes amendment to Oregon Constitution providing that public universities are not constitutionally prohibited from owning stock in companies, associations or corporations.
  • Work Session
    • HB 4134 CARRIED OVER FROM THE 2/5/2016 AGENDA: Requires lobbyists to update client list within five business days of commencing or ceasing representation of client during regular or special sessions of Legislative Assembly.
Rural Communities, Land Use and Water
  • Public Hearing
    • HB 4018 Extends sunset on provisions that prohibit annexation of specified land without written consent of owner of land.
    • HB 4079 Directs Land Conservation and Development Commission to establish pilot program in which local governments may site and develop affordable housing.
  • Possible Work Session
    • HB 4012 Authorizes issuance of lottery bonds to finance water storage and distribution projects.
    • HB 4018 Extends sunset on provisions that prohibit annexation of specified land without written consent of owner of land.
    • HB 4079 Directs Land Conservation and Development Commission to establish pilot program in which local governments may site and develop affordable housing.
  • Public Hearing
    • HB 4137 Establishes standard for measuring distance between proposed or existing well and surface water source for purpose of determining probability or existence of impairment of, or substantial or undue interference with, existing rights of others to appropriate surface water.

    • Note change: HB 4137 has been added to the agenda.
Transportation and Economic Development
  • Public Hearing and Possible Work Session
    • HB 4089 Requires state contracting agency to provide in specifications for procurement and in public contract that contractor or supplier must use corrugated cardboard pallets in transporting, distributing, storing or otherwise transferring goods and to require contractors and suppliers to have similar requirements in contracts with common carriers and other third parties.
  • Work Session
    • HB 4048 Reallocates moneys for transportation projects.
  • Public Hearing and Possible Work Session
    • HB 4006 Establishes Task Force on Economic Development.
    • HB 4049 Establishes Task Force on Economic Development.
Veterans and Emergency Preparedness
  • Public Hearing and Possible Work Session
    • HJR 202 CARRIED OVER FROM 2/4/2016 AGENDA: Proposes amendment to Oregon Constitution to require certain percentages of lottery revenues to be expended for benefit of veterans.
  • Public Hearing
    • HB 4096 Modifies law regarding requirement that public employer grant preference to veteran or disabled veteran in selection process for civil service position or eligibility list for civil service position.
  • Work Session
    • HB 4097 Requires Department of State Lands to designate individual to act as liaison with Office of Emergency Management.
    • Please note: HB 4097 has been scheduled as a work session for the purpose of moving it to another committee.

Joint
Marijuana Legalization
  • Work Session
    • HB 4014 Makes changes to laws regulating production, processing, sale, use and governance of cannabis.

Ways and Means SubCommittee On Capital Construction
  • Informational Meeting

    • Public Testimony on bonding and capital construction requests

Ways and Means SubCommittee On Education
  • Work Session

    • Higher Education Coordinating Commission - Report on Increased Investment in Statewide Public Services
  • Informational Meeting

    • Higher Education Coordinating Commission - Report on Accelerated Education Funding Required by SB 418






  • Informational Meeting

    • Request for Funding by Umpqua Community College
Ways and Means SubCommittee On General Government
  • Work Session

    • Public Employees Retirement System - 2015 Earnings Crediting Report

    • Public Employees Retirement System - Assumed Earnings Rate Report
  • Informational Meeting

    • Secretary of State - ORESTAR Project

    • Department of Administrative Services - SB 55 Report
  • Work Session

    • Department of Revenue - Collections Reports
Ways and Means SubCommittee On Human Services
  • Informational Meeting

    • Actions taken by providers of intellectual and developmental disabilities services to increase direct care staff compensation
  • Work Session

    • Oregon Health Authority - Report on mental health and addiction services investments
Ways and Means SubCommittee On Natural Resources
  • Work Session

    • Department of Agriculture - Gypsy Moth Eradication
  • Informational Meeting

    • Department of Agriculture - Future Fee Adjustments
  • Work Session

    • Department of Geology and Mineral Industries - Federal Grant Application
Ways and Means SubCommittee On Public Safety
  • Informational Meeting

    • Department of Corrections staffing levels and ratios
  • Work Session

    • Department of Corrections - Report on population trends
  • Informational Meeting

    • Department of Corrections - Deer Ridge Correctional Institution

      Department of Corrections - Behavioral Health Unit
Ways and Means SubCommittee On Transportation and Economic Development
  • Work Session

    • Department of Verterans' Affairs - Federal grant application
  • Informational Meeting

    • Housing and Community Services Department - KPM redesign report
  • Work Session

    • Housing and Community Services Department - Oregon Volunteers report
  • Work Session

    • Department of Aviation - Fee ratifications

    • Department of Transportation - Federal grant application
  • Informational Meeting

    • Office of the Governor, Oregon Department of Transportation, Department of Geology and Mineral Industries

      Report on earthquake recovery planning activities