2014 Regular Session
|At the request of:|
|Chief Sponsors:||Representative Gilliam|
|Regular Sponsors:||Representative Bailey, Boone, Cameron, Clem, Doherty, Freeman, Gomberg, Greenlick, Hanna,Harker,Hoyle, Johnson, Komp, Parrish, Read, Williamson, Senator Edwards, Girod, Roblan (Presession Filed)|
|Bill Title:||Relating to placement of statues in National Statuary Hall; declaring an emergency.|
|Catchline/Summary:||Directs Oregon Historical Society to undertake fund-raising and commissioning of statue of Mark Odom Hatfield, to be placed in National Statuary Hall in United States Capitol.
Directs Executive Director of Oregon Historical Society, or designee, to request Architect of Capitol to seek approval of Joint Committee on Library of Congress for replacement of statue of Jason Lee with statue of Mark Odom Hatfield. Directs society to provide for return of Jason Lee statue to suitable location in Salem. Establishes National Statuary Hall Review Task Force to study and make recommendations to retain or replace Oregon's statues in National Statuary Hall Collection. Requires President of Senate and Speaker of House of Representatives to activate task force before task force members can be appointed or task force can take any action. Declares emergency, effective on passage.
|Fiscal Impact:||Fiscal Impact Issued|
|Revenue Impact:||No Revenue Impact|
|Measure Analysis:||Staff Measure Summary / Impact Statements|
|Current Location:||In Senate Committee|
|Current Committee:||Senate Committee On Rules|