LWV Testimony

2017

Education

June 13, 2017: SB 437 private school weighted vouchers student education savings account – Oppose 

May 8, 2017: HB 2219 A –Comment

May 8, 2017: HB 2013 – Preschool program administered by Early Learning Division – Support

April 4, 2017: HB 2311 40-40-20 Higher Ed Goals – Support – LWVOR

March 23, 2017: SB 395, 396, 551 Foster College – SUPPORT

March 23, 2017: HB 3087 Family Leave – SUPPORT

March 21, 2017: HB 2587 40-40-20 Modifications – SUPPORT

March 21, 2017: SB 118 Tax Abatement Re Schools – SUPPORT

March 16, 2017: Board of Education SB 746-SB 649  – COMMENTS

March 14, 2017: SB 5516 – Department of Education Measure 98, COMMENT on BUDGET LIMITATIONS

March 14, 2017: SB 5516 – Department of Education Budget for the Youth Development Division – SUPPORT

March 13, 2017: SB 5516 Department of Education Budget for the Early Learning Division, SUPPORT

February 27, 2017: HB 2261 Youth Development Council to include coordinating statewide services to youth who identify as LGBTQ, Support

February 26, 2017: HB 2657 Task Force on Out-of-School Youth, Support

February 23, 2017: HJR 14 promoting Civics Education, Comment

February 22, 2017: SB 439, SB 565 and SB 595, Comment

February 21, 2017: HB 2219 and HB 2691 re Civics Education, Comment

February 17, 2017: HB 2216 Oregon Foster Children’s Sibling Bill of Rights – Support

February 7, 2017: Ballot Measure 98 hearing on February 8, Comment

Governance and Revenue

July 3, 2017: HB 3464 Citizenship and immigration status privacy – Support

June 20, 2017: HB 2927, Enacts National Popular Vote Interstate Compact – Support;  SB 825, Enacts National Popular Vote Interstate Compact via Referral – Oppose

June 13, 2017: HB 2830-2 – Bridge and CAT, Tax Reform Support, pass this session

June 7, 2017: HB 3464 – Citizenship and immigration status privacy – Support

June 5, 2017: HB 2873 A -Requires county elections to send tax or GO Bond ballot materials to ORESTAR – Support

May 23, 2017: Senate Bill 481 A– Public records access policy – Support with comments

May 23, 2017: SB 90 pertains to state agency cybersecurity – Support

May 17, 2017: HB 3274 A Small Business office public records disclosures – Support

April 25, 2017: HB 3361 – Chief Data Officer, web portal, data standards – Support

April 25, 2017: HB 2101 – 14 Review of Public Records disclosure exemptions – Comments

April 19, 2017: SB 225-1 Personal responsibility for Treasurer of Petition Committee or PAC – Support

April 9, 2017: HB 2906 OR Geographic Info Council 4-9-17 Support

April 5, 2017: HB 3422 Petition signature observation Testimony 4-5-17 LWVOR

April 4, 2017: HCR 24 Testimony by videoconferencing 2017 04 04 – Support

March 27, 2017: SB 5536 Elections Division Budget COMMENTS

March 27, 2017: SB 888_Tax returns_3-27-17 – SUPPORT

March 22, 2017: SB 481 TESTIMONY Public Records Access Policy 3-22-2017 Support with Comments

March 22, 2017: SB 106 TESTIMONY PR Advocate and Council 3-22-17 – Support with Comments

March 21, 2017: HB 2584 Testimony 3-21-17 – SUPPORT

March 21, 2017: HB 2505 Testimony 2017-03-21 – COMMENT

March 13, 2017: HB 2927, Enacts Interstate Compact to Elect the President by National Popular Vote – SUPPORT

March 13, 2017: House Bill 2948 – Allows those at least 16 years old to register to vote – SUPPORT

March 13, 2017: HB 2872 – Establish request process for voting materials in other languages – COMMENT

March 13, 2017: HB 2871 – study effective voter registration, not in English–SUPPORT

March 7, 2017: HB 2771 – Phases out allowance of itemized deduction for real property taxes – SUPPORT

March 6, 2017: SB 802 – Proposes amendment to Oregon Constitution to allow 16 year olds to pre-register to vote.–SUPPORT

March 2, 2017: HB 2831– corporate minimum tax imposed on S corporations– SUPPORT

March 2, 2017: HB 2830 – Providing for revenue raising; increases corporate excise tax rates – SUPPORT

March 1, 2017: HB 2702 – Campaign advertisement disclaimers – SUPPORT

March 1, 2017: HB 2584 – Independent expenditures and coordination of campaign expenditures – SUPPORT

February 28, 2017: SJR 2 – Support With Comments

February 27, 2017: HB 2578 – Establishes Small Donor Funded Elections program – Support

February 27, 2017: HJR 6 -– Proposing amendment to Oregon Constitution relating to the legislative districts of Senators – Oppose

February 20, 2017: SJR 3 – Property Tax Amendment– Comments

Natural Resources

June 21, 2017: HB 2007 A, Requiring Local Development Code Changes – Oppose

June 5, 2017: SB 847 – Trust Land Transfer Program and Establishment of a Fund – Support

May 22, 2017: HB 2269-A – Funding for Air Quality Regulations – SUPPORT 

May 15, 2017: HB2711A – Imposes moratorium on use of hydraulic fracturing – Support 

May 11, 2017: HB 2269-A – Funding for Air Quality Regulations – SUPPORT

April 27, 2017: HB 2135A – Clean Energy Jobs Bill – SUPPORT

April 18, 2017: Natural Resources Agency Budgets – Comments

April 13, 2017: SB 7 – Oil Train Safety – Support

April 13, 2017: SB 5542 – WRD Budget – Support

April 11, 2017: SB 186 – Land Use Changes – Oppose

April 10, 2017: SB 1007 – Climate Test – Support

April 9, 2017: HB 3343-1 Climate Test – Support

April 5, 2017: SB 5519 Forestry Budget Comments LWVOR 4-5-2017

April 4, 2017: HB 3373 Moneys for Goal 10 4-4-17 Support – LWVOR

April 2, 2017: LWVOR Comments to CAO 4-2-17

April 2, 2017: SB 114 SB 258 – Repeal of Voter Annex -4-3-17 LWVOR

March 29, 2017: SB 644_DOGAMI & Land Use – OPPOSE

March 29, 2017: HB 3245 Amending Comp Plans OPPOSE

March 28, 2017: HB 5010 ODFW Budget COMMENTS

March 23, 2017: SB 5537 DSL budget – SUPPORT

March 21, 2017: HB 2706 Water Mgmt Fee 2017 0322 – SUPPORT

March 20, 2017: HB 2710 Bldg Codes – COMMENTS

March 20, 2017: HB 2020 OR Global Warm & ODOE – COMMENTS

March 18, 2017: SB 847 Trust Land Transfer – SUPPORT

March 17, 2017: HB 2669 Toxics Reporting – LWVOR – SUPPORT

March 14, 2017: HB 2893, New Requirement on UGB Evaluations Related to Soil Classes – OPPOSE

March 14, 2017: HB 2894, Permits Cities to Modify Analysis of Proposed UGB Expansion Lands – OPPOSE

March 14, 2017: HB 2937 – Permits “Accessory Dwellings” on Rural Residential and EFU Lands – OPPOSE

March 12, 2017: SB 5518, Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) Budget – COMMENTS

March 12, 2017: HB 2131 – Relating to safe transport of hazardous materials including fossil fuels – SUPPORT

March 7, 2017: SB 1008 – Addressing Health Concerns around Diesel Engines – SUPPORT

March 7, 2017: HB 2711: Imposes moratorium on use of hydraulic fracturing – SUPPORT

March 5, 2017: HB 5011, Dept. of Geology and Mineral Industries (DOGAMI) – Comments

February 28, 2017: SB 557 – Clean Energy Jobs Bill – SUPPORT

February 28, 2017: SB 5527 – Department of Land Conservation and Development (DLCD) budget – COMMENTS

February 27, 2017: HB 2320 – Non-motorized Boating Program -Support

February 22, 2017: SB 5502 – Department of Agriculture Budget – Comments

February 13, 2017: HB 2295 Water Resource Dept. Fee Increases – Support

February 7, 2017: Measure 98 – COMMENTS

January 30, 2017: SB 383 On-Site Septics – SUPPORT 

Social Policy

May 15, 2017: HB 3380A – Parent Alternative Sentencing – Support

May 15, 2017: HB 3060 – Preventing Discrimination Public Contracting 

May 12, 2017: SB 261 – Rape Shield Law – Support 

May 12, 2017: SB 261 – Civil Rape Shield Law – Support

April 27, 2017: HB 2388A – Pharmacy Benefit Managers – Support

April 14, 2017: House and Senate Policy Committees – Comments/Concerns

April 14, 2017: HB 2526 – Firearm education materials – Support

April 13, 2017: SB 868 – Extreme Risk Protection Orders – Support

April 13, 2017: SB 797 – Loopholes in current gun laws – Support

April 10, 2017: LWV testimony HB 3078 Support 4-10-17

April 4, 2017: LWV Testimony in support of HB 3380

April 3, 2017: SB 5526 – Department of Human Services Budget – Comments

April 3, 2017: SB 241 Children of Incarcerated Parents – Support 4-3-17

April 3, 2017: SB 242 Family Preservation Project- Support 4-3-17

March 30, 2017: HB 5033 Public Defense Services Commission – COMMENTS

March 23, 2017: HB 5004 – DOC Testimony 2017 – SUPPORT

March 22, 2017: HB 3060 Preventing Discrimination Public Contracting – SUPPORT

March 20, 2017: HB 2561 PDS Testimony – SUPPORT

March 15, 2017: HB 5026 – OHA 2017 Testimony – SUPPORT

March 15, 2017: HB 5013 OJD Testimony 2017 – SUPPORT

March 14, 2017: Reproductive Health Equity Act – SUPPORT

March 14, 2017: HB 5026 – Oregon Health Authority Budget – Comments

March 14, 2017: HB 3391 – Reproductive Health Equity Act – SUPPORT

March 7, 2017: HB 2006 – Mortgage Interest Deduction Reform – SUPPORT

March 6, 2017: HB 2726 – Health Care for All Children – SUPPORT

February 22, 2017: HB 5042 Oregon Youth Authority – SUPPORT

 


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