2018 Regular Session
|At the request of:|
|Chief Sponsors:||Senator Taylor, Representative Stark, Salinas, Senator Hansell, Prozanski, Representative Piluso|
|Regular Sponsors:||Senator Bentz, Beyer, Boquist, Burdick, Courtney, DeBoer, Dembrow, Frederick, Gelser, Girod, Hass, Johnson, Knopp, Linthicum, Manning Jr, Monnes Anderson, Monroe, Olsen, Roblan, Steiner Hayward, Thatcher, Thomsen, Wagner, Representative Barker, Olson (Presession filed.)|
|Bill Title:||Relating to strangulation.|
Provides that person commits crime of strangulation if person knowingly impedes normal breathing or circulation of another person by applying pressure to chest of other person.
Increases penalty for crime of strangulation when victim is family or household member. Punishes by maximum of five years' imprisonment, $125,000 fine, or both. Directs Oregon Criminal Justice Commission to classify felony strangulation as crime category 5 4 if committed against family or household member].
|Fiscal Impact:||Fiscal Impact Issued|
|Revenue Impact:||Has Minimal Revenue Impact|
|Measure Analysis:||Staff Measure Summary / Impact Statements|
|Current Location:||Speakers Desk - Awaiting Referral|