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2013 Regular Session
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Bill Title: Relating to crime; appropriating money; declaring an emergency.
Catchline/Summary: Modifies sentences imposed for felony marijuana offenses and for driving while suspended.
Modifies presumptive sentence for certain offenders convicted of identity theft or robbery in third degree. Sunsets July 1, 2023. Eliminates mandatory minimum sentences applicable to certain offenders convicted of drug offenses. Sunsets July 1, 2023. Increases maximum period of short-term transitional leave and requires Department of Corrections to assist inmate in applying for transitional leave program. Sunsets increase July 1, 2023. Authorizes reduction in length of supervision for compliance with probation terms. Authorizes probation officer to propose modifications to special conditions of probation. Modifies crime of harassment to include distributing images of minor in state of nudity or engaged in sexual conduct. Directs Oregon Criminal Justice Commission to collect and disseminate best practices applicable to specialty courts. Directs Oregon Department of Administrative Services to include margin of error and other information when issuing state corrections population forecast. Modifies manner of evaluating evidence-based programs. Defines "recidivism." Modifies requirements for fiscal impact statements prepared for proposed criminal laws. Establishes Oregon Center for Policing Excellence. Directs Department of Corrections to identify cost-containment solutions for purposes of meeting five percent reduction in operating costs over 10-year period. Establishes Justice Reinvestment Program. Directs Oregon Criminal Justice Commission, in consultation with advisory body, to administer program. Creates post-prison supervision reentry court. Sunsets July 1, 2023. Declares emergency, effective on passage. Portions of the measure summary are not displayed due to space constraints. The message summary contains excerpts of the full measure summary.
Chapter Number: Chapter 649
Fiscal Impact: Fiscal Impact Issued
Revenue Impact: No Revenue Impact
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