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2018 Regular Session
At the request of: (at the request of Senate Interim Committee on Veterans and Emergency Preparedness)
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Regular Sponsors: Printed pursuant to Senate Interim Rule 213.28 by order of the President of the Senate in conformance with presession filing rules, indicating neither advocacy nor opposition on the part of the President.
Bill Title: Relating to emergency planning; prescribing an effective date.
Catchline/Summary: Authorizes cemetery authority to move, temporarily store or reinter human remains dislodged from original cemetery plot by natural disaster or other similar emergency.
Adds Department of Justice to Oregon Homeland Security Council membership. Directs office of State Fire Marshal to include training in plan for coordinated response to oil or hazardous material spills or releases that occur during rail transport. Directs Office of Emergency Management to submit quarterly report on progress in preparing for natural disasters and similar emergencies to interim committees of Legislative Assembly related to emergency preparedness. Directs Office of Emergency Management to collaborate with marine and railroad operators to determine operators' roles in responding to natural disaster or catastrophic emergency event and to report, not later than March 31, 2019, on progress of integrating operators into state planning. Directs Office of Emergency Management to collaborate with other state agencies to review federal, California and Washington programs related to oil spill prevention, preparedness and response and to submit recommendations for legislation to interim committees of Legislative Assembly related to emergency planning not later than September 15, 2018. Takes effect on 91st day following adjournment sine die.
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Fiscal Impact: Fiscal Impact Issued
Revenue Impact: No Revenue Impact
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Current Location: In Senate Committee
Current Committee: Joint Committee On Ways and Means
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