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Education
  • Public Hearing and Possible Work Session
    • HB 4056 A Approves Proposed and Final Order of Higher Education Coordinating Commission dated December 12, 2019, transferring northernmost portion of Lake County from Central Oregon Community College Service District to Klamath Community College Service District.
Environment and Natural Resources
  • Public Hearing and Possible Work Session
    • HB 4014 A Exempts dog training facilities from state structural specialty codes.
    • HB 4067 A Authorizes Public Utility Commission to consider differential energy burden and other inequities of affordability in rates.
    • HB 4090 Authorizes Land Conservation and Development Commission to approve plans for urban growth boundary expansion to accommodate affordable housing in Pendleton.

    • Note change: HB 4090 has been added.

Finance and Revenue
    • PLEASE NOTE: This meeting starts at 8:30 A.M.
  • Work Session
    • SB 1529 Repeals special apportionment statutes applicable to income of interstate broadcasters, for purposes of corporate excise taxation.
Health Care
  • Public Hearing and Possible Work Session
    • HB 4029 Prohibits nonprofit hospital from requiring patient to apply for medical assistance before screening for or providing financial assistance.
    • HB 4089 Allows person employed by health care facility to practice surgical technology if person is enrolled in or has completed specified apprenticeship program.
    • HJR 202 Proposes amendment to Oregon Constitution establishing obligation of state to ensure every resident of state access to cost-effective, clinically appropriate and affordable health care.
    • Note change: HJR 202 was added.
Housing and Development
2/20/2020 8:00 AM, HR B - No Meeting Scheduled
Human Services
  • Informational Meeting

    • Japanese Foster Care System
      International Foster Care Alliance

    • Youth Voices in Child Welfare Reform
      Safeguard Youth

    • Voices of Youth and Young Adults with Personal Experience in the Child Welfare System

      Anyone with personal experience in child welfare is invited to submit written or verbal testimony to the committee at this time on any topic they choose. Those participating may choose only to submit testimony in writing rather than attending. If there is time left at the end of the meeting when all youth and young adults have spoken, there will be time for public comment.
Judiciary
    • Please note time change to 8:15 a.m.
  • Public Hearing and Possible Work Session
    • HB 4013 A Directs Oregon Health Authority, Oregon Liquor Control Commission, State Department of Agriculture and Governor's office to collaborate with kratom industry to develop plan to address issues related to regulatory
      authority over kratom.
    • HB 4058 A Specifies conditions for requiring, issuing and maintaining in effect surety bond or irrevocable letter of credit for person that creates, attaches, asserts or claims lien in connection with making, altering, repairing, transporting,
      storing, performing services, supplying materials or performing labor in connection with motor vehicle.
    • HB 4065 Repeals driving privilege suspension and eliminates imposition of driving privilege restrictions for failure to pay
      fine.
    • HB 4125 A Provides that insurer's cancellation of automobile insurance policy is not effective unless insurer mails or delivers notice of cancellation to named insured at least 30 days before effective date of cancellation, if policy or coverage
      has been in effect for 60 days or more, or at least 10 days before effective date of cancellation if cancellation is for nonpayment of premium or if policy or coverage has been in effect for less than 60 days.
Labor and Business
  • Work Session
    • HB 4062 A Requires city that provides disability or retirement system for firefighters and police officers by ordinance or charter that is not subject to workers' compensation law to apply provisions requiring presumption that condition or impairment of health is occupational disease that results from employment if firefighter took physical examination upon gaining or during employment that failed to reveal evidence of occupational disease that existed before employment.
  • Public Hearing and Possible Work Session
    • HB 4108 A Provides that, for purposes of Oregon Public Service Retirement Plan, salary includes housing allowance paid to prison chaplain.
  • Informational Meeting
    • Invited testimony only

    • Discrimination based on use of cash or hair type and style (House Bill 4107)
Wildfire Reduction and Recovery
  • Informational Meeting
    • Invited testimony only

    • Collaboration & Partnership with the Federal Government
      Glenn Casamassa, Regional Forester, USFS Pacific Northwest Region
      Peter Daugherty, State Forester, Oregon Department of Forestry
      Chad Davis, Partnership and Planning Program Director, Oregon Department of Forestry
House
Behavioral Health
2/20/2020 8:00 AM, HR E - No Meeting Scheduled
2/25/2020 8:00 AM, HR E - No Meeting Scheduled
Business and Labor
    • Please note committee start time change to 8:30 AM.
  • Informational Meeting
    • Implementation of Paid Family and Medical Leave Insurance Program (HB 2005 (2019))
      David K. Gerstenfeld, Paid Family and Medical Leave Insurance Division Director, Oregon Employment Department
  • Public Hearing and Work Session
    • SCR 205 Commemorates 50th anniversary of Portland Trail Blazers.
  • Work Session
    • SB 1507 A Modifies provisions relating to appraisal management companies.
    • SB 1527 A Modifies requirements for enforceable noncompetition agreement.
Conduct
    • Co-Chair Fahey will be presiding
  • Organizational Meeting
    • Adoption of Committee Rules
  • Work Session
    • Complaint 9 filed under Legislative Branch Personnel Rule 27
Energy and Environment
2/20/2020 1:00 PM, HR D - No Meeting Scheduled
Health Care
    • Please note: the committee meeting is scheduled to begin at 4:00pm.
  • Work Session
    • SB 1526 Describes evidence that Health Licensing Office may consider to determine if applicant for residential care facility administrator license has earned high school diploma or equivalent.
    • SB 1550 A Allows expanded practice dental hygienist to perform interim therapeutic restoration.
Judiciary
  • Public Hearing
    • SB 1503 A Provides that person commits offense of driving while under influence of intoxicants if person has blood alcohol level of 0.08 percent or more by weight within two hours after driving vehicle.
    • SB 1547 A Clarifies that state felony traffic offenses charged in Multnomah County will be heard in court facility in Portland.
    • SB 1568 A Modifies protective proceedings to permit vulnerable youth guardianships for adults between 18 and 21 years of age who are eligible for special immigrant status and who are unable to be reunified with parent due to abuse, neglect or abandonment that occurred before adult attained 18 years of age.
    • SB 1576 Provides that judicial marshal certified by Department of Public Safety Standards and Training qualifies as police officer under Public Employees Retirement System.
  • Possible Work Session
    • SB 1503 A Provides that person commits offense of driving while under influence of intoxicants if person has blood alcohol level of 0.08 percent or more by weight within two hours after driving vehicle.
    • SB 1547 A Clarifies that state felony traffic offenses charged in Multnomah County will be heard in court facility in Portland.
    • SB 1568 A Modifies protective proceedings to permit vulnerable youth guardianships for adults between 18 and 21 years of age who are eligible for special immigrant status and who are unable to be reunified with parent due to abuse, neglect or abandonment that occurred before adult attained 18 years of age.
    • SB 1576 Provides that judicial marshal certified by Department of Public Safety Standards and Training qualifies as police officer under Public Employees Retirement System.

    • Note change: SB 1503, SB 1547 A, SB 1568 A, and SB 1576 scheduled for Public Hearing and Possible Work Session.
Natural Resources
  • Public Hearing
    • SB 1543 A Authorizes issuance of group license for angling or shellfish to nonprofit organization serving veterans or certain armed forces members.
Revenue
    • PLEASE NOTE: This meeting starts at 5:30 PM
  • Public Hearing and Work Session
    • HB 4057 Prohibits Oregon State Lottery from offering games based on outcomes of sporting events organized by, sponsored by or played in connection with post-secondary institutions of education.
    • HB 4153 A Prohibits Oregon State Lottery from offering games playable via mobile phone, personal computer or other personal electronic device, except for certain sports betting and multistate numbers drawing games.
  • Work Session
    • HB 4009 Modifies administrative provisions of corporate activity tax.
    • HB 4010 Requires addition to federal taxable income of amounts excluded as gain attributable to investment in federal qualified opportunity zone.
    • NOTE: Added Work Sessions for HB 4009 and HB 4010
Rules
  • Public Hearing
    • HB 4126 Increases penalties for crime of riot if, during commission of riot, person conceals person's face with intent to facilitate commission of riot.
  • Work Session
    • Possible Introduction of Committee Measures

    • Note change: HB 4001 A, HB 4015, and HB 4016 have been removed.
    • Please Note: the committee is now scheduled to begin at 2:00 pm.

      The committee encourages those who are unable to testify in person and/or those who wish to submit written testimony for the record to do so by using the following email: hrules.exhibits@oregonlegislature.gov
  • Public Hearing
    • HB 4167 Invited testimony only
      Modifies statewide greenhouse gas emissions reduction goals.
    • HB 4168 Adds statutes regarding woody biomass to chapter regarding forestry administration.
  • Public Hearing and Possible Work Session
    • HB 4033 Establishes community lender loan loss account program, authorizing Oregon Business Development Department to enter into contracts with lenders pursuant to which department shall reimburse lenders from moneys in lenders' loan loss accounts for principal financial losses incurred due to default on qualified loans to small Oregon businesses.
  • Work Session
    • Possible Introduction of Committee Measures
    • Due to the high level of interest in HB 4167, public testimony before the committee may be limited to 2 minutes per person. If you would like to testify, please sign up outside of Hearing Room E beginning at 4:30 p.m. Individuals who do not wish to testify do not need to sign up. The committee encourages those who are unable to testify in person and/or those who wish to submit written testimony for the record to do so by using the following email: hrules.exhibits@oregonlegislature.gov
  • Public Hearing
    • HB 4167 Modifies statewide greenhouse gas emissions reduction goals.
  • Work Session
    • Possible Introduction of Committee Measures

    • Note change: sign ups to provide public testimony will now begin at 4:30 pm.
  • Public Hearing and Possible Work Session
    • HB 4001 A Defines "emergency shelter." Requires local governments to allow siting of qualifying emergency shelters notwithstanding land use laws and regulations.
    • HB 4015 Directs Housing and Community Services Department to study laws related to housing and to report to Legislative Assembly no later than September 15, 2020.
    • HB 4016 A Defines "device" for purposes of practice of advanced nonablative esthetics.
    • HB 4053 A Removes prohibition against issuing dog license without proof of rabies inoculation.
    • HB 4126 Increases penalties for crime of riot if, during commission of riot, person conceals person's face with intent to facilitate commission of riot.
  • Work Session
    • Possible Introduction of Committee Measures

    • Note change: Public Hearings and Possible Work Sessions on HB 4001 A and HB 4015 have been added. Public Hearing on HB 4016 has been added.
Veterans and Emergency Preparedness
  • Informational Meeting
    • Invited testimony only.

    • Commissioning of the USS Oregon
      Steven Daniels, Chair, Outreach Committee, USS Oregon SSN 793
      Jeffrey Jorgensen, Outreach Committee Member, USS Oregon SSN 793
      David Ford, Outreach Committee Member, USS Oregon SSN 793

    • Briefing on Vietnam War Memorial
      Steven Bates, President, Vietnam War Memorial Fund

    • Updates from State Fire Marshal on 2019 Legislation
      Jim Walker, State Fire Marshal
      Michael Heffner, Assistant Chief Deputy, Oregon State Fire Marshal


Water
  • Informational Meeting
    • Invited testimony only

    • Oregon's 100 Year Water Vision - Report and Next Steps
      Meta Loftsgaarden, Executive Director, Oregon Watershed Enhancement Board
      Jason Miner, Natural Resources Policy Advisor, Office of Governor Kate Brown
      Bryn Hudson, Water Vision Coordinator, Oregon Watershed Enhancement Board
Joint
Information Management and Technology

    • Representative Nathanson, Presiding Co-Chair
  • Work Session

    • Report Items – For Discussion
      • Department of Human Services and Oregon Health Authority – ONE Integrated Eligibility Project
      • Public Employees Retirement System and Department of Administrative Services – SB 1049 (2019) Implementation

      Report Items – Written Only
      • Construction Contractors Board – Licensing System Replacement Project
      • Commission for the Blind – Vocational Rehabilitation Case Management System Project
      • Employment Department – Modernization Program
      • Employment Department – HB 2005 (2019) Family Medical Leave Insurance Program Risk Assessment
Legislative Audits

    • Representative Rayfield, Presiding Co-Chair
  • Informational Meeting

    • Presentation of the 2020-21 Secretary of State Audit Plan – Secretary of State Audits Division
Transportation
2/20/2020 5:30 PM, HR F - No Meeting Scheduled
Ways and Means

    • Representative Rayfield, Presiding Co-Chair
  • Work Session
    • HB 4044 Relating to State School Fund distributions

    • Federal Grant Applications
      Oregon Health Authority – Early Hearing Detection and Intervention
      Parks and Recreation Department – Siuslaw Collaborative Restoration Watershed Program

    • Agency Reports
      Department of Administrative Services – Microsoft 365 Licensing Consolidation
      Department of Administrative Services – Payroll Replacement Project
      Oregon Business Development Department – Oregon Broadband Office
      District Attorneys and Their Deputies / Judicial Department / Association of Oregon Counties
      – Grand Jury Recordation
      Department of Education – Early Learning Educator Professional Development
      Department of Energy – Department Programs
      Department of Justice – Key Performance Measures

Ways and Means Subcommittee On Education

    • COMMITTEE STARTING TIME CHANGED.

      Senator Frederick, Presiding Co-Chair
  • Work Session
    • HB 4044 Relating to State School Fund distributions
Ways and Means Subcommittee On General Government
2/20/2020 3:00 PM, H-174 - No Meeting Scheduled
    • Senator Wagner, Presiding Co-Chair
  • Informational Meeting
    • Department of Administrative Services - Update on Pending Management Classification/Compensation Changes
Ways and Means Subcommittee On Human Services
  • Work Session
    • HB 4031 A Relating to behavioral health
    • HB 4127 A Relating to oral health in schools
Ways and Means Subcommittee On Public Safety
  • Work Session
    • District Attorneys and Their Deputies - Grand Jury Recordation
    • Oregon State Police - Adam Walsh Act Grant Request
    • Oregon State Police - Law Enforcement Mental Health Grant Request
    • Oregon State Police - Criminal Background Check Improvement Grant Request
  • Informational Meeting
    • Department of Corrections - Electronic Health Record Implementation Planning
Ways and Means Subcommittee On Transportation and Economic Development
  • Work Session
    • SB 1556 A Relating to the Oregon Liquor Control Commission
    • SB 1540 A Relating to student loan servicers