2019 Regular Session
|At the request of:||(at the request of Senate Interim Committee on Judiciary for Board of Governors of the Oregon State Bar)|
|Bill Title:||Relating to regulation of lawyers; and prescribing an effective date.|
Removes provisions prohibiting Oregon State Bar from charging membership fees to members admitted to practice law for 50 years or more.
Modifies provisions relating to information provided to bar by Department of Revenue. Provides that investigatory information developed or obtained by bar from department is confidential except in certain circumstances. Modifies provisions regarding submission of certification and disclosures for lawyer trust accounts. Modifies provisions regarding board of governors of bar. Clarifies that statutes relating to bar do not affect authority of Supreme Court to adopt rules for operation of courts. Takes effect on 91st day following adjournment sine die.
|Fiscal Impact:||No Fiscal Impact|
|Revenue Impact:||No Revenue Impact|
|Measure Analysis:||Staff Measure Summary / Impact Statements|
|Current Location:||Senate Presidents Desk - Awaiting Signature|
|Potential Conflicts of Interest/Vote Explanations:||Potential Conflicts of Interest/Vote Explanation Documents|