+ − Legislators (4) OR - Senator Brian Boquist (R) Title: Chair OR - Senator Laurie Monnes Anderson (D) Title: Vice-chair OR - Senator Peter Courtney (D) Title: Member OR - Senator Alan Olsen (R) Title: Member + − Bills Assigned (43) OR - HB2034 Authorizes Office of Emergency Management, which is sole agency of state for negotiating agreements with Department of Homeland Security, to cooperate with tribal governments for purpose of acquiring and coordinating use of federal funds for emergency program management and emergency services in state. OR - HB2037 Requires, under specified circumstances, certain professional regulatory boards to issue authorization to practice profession to spouse or domestic partner of active member of Armed Forces who is subject of military transfer to Oregon. OR - HB2044 Removes limit on compensation for ordinary services after Department of Veterans' Affairs is appointed conservator. OR - HB2046 Permits Director of Veterans' Affairs to retract waiver of claim against estate of person under certain circumstances. OR - HB2158 Directs public universities and community colleges to charge nonresident veteran who is undergraduate student tuition and fees no greater than resident rate if nonresident veteran received either honorable discharge or general discharge under honorable conditions and provides proof of physical presence in Oregon within 12 months of enrollment. OR - HB2083 Permits service member called into active service to suspend and reinstate provision of telecommunications, Internet, television, health spa and health club services. OR - HB2182 Designates September 27 as annual First Responder Appreciation Day. OR - HB2183 Eliminates requirement that annual earthquake drills be conducted by employers in month of April. OR - HB2422 Requires Director of Human Services to inform Director of Veterans' Affairs of receipt of written information from member or veteran of uniformed service only when authorized by member or veteran and upon implementation or upgrade of electronic delivery system. OR - HB2633 Defines "honorable conditions" with regard to honorable discharge status of veteran as having meaning given in rules adopted by Department of Veterans' Affairs. OR - HB2789 Directs schools to provide drills and instruction on safety threats. OR - HB2708 Directs Department of Transportation to erect and maintain Fallen Hero roadside memorial sign for individuals killed in line of duty or who died as result of wounds received in action while serving in Armed Forces of United States. OR - HCR11 Commends Brigadier General Julie A. Bentz on being first female officer in history of Oregon Army National Guard to achieve rank of Brigadier General. OR - HCR23 Recognizes service and sacrifices of atomic veterans. OR - SB1 Requires employer to provide paid or unpaid time off for Veterans Day to employees who are veterans. OR - HB3494 Directs Department of Transportation to erect and maintain roadside memorial sign for Tyrone Woods. OR - SB124 Permits court to consider evidence received during criminal proceeding regarding defendant's status as servicemember in determining mitigation. OR - HCR3 Recognizes Korean veterans for their service during Vietnam War. OR - HCR4 Honors Neil Swarthout for heroic acts as United States Navy pilot. OR - SB33 Modifies list of state agencies required to designate liaison for emergency preparedness and response. OR - SB34 Limits number of loans eligible individual may receive or assume from Department of Veterans' Affairs to four loans. OR - HCR24 Expresses support for creation of Veterans Treatment Court in all judicial districts. OR - HJM1 Urges Congress to overturn United States Department of Veterans Affairs regulation prohibiting provision of service or therapy dogs for veterans with emotional and mental disabilities. OR - SB97 Changes name of Oregon Pre-Disaster Mitigation Fund to Oregon Emergency Preparedness Account. OR - SB133 Allows credit against income taxes for employment of qualified military veterans working in Oregon. OR - HJM9 Urges Congress to change funding of veterans' health care from discretionary entitlement to permanent and direct entitlement. OR - SB32 Establishes Oregon Code of Military Justice as law governing state militia. OR - SB35 Modifies limit on amount of home and farm loans made by Department of Veterans' Affairs. OR - SB125 Requires state agency to provide notice to parties in contested case hearing describing rights that active duty servicemembers have to stay proceedings under federal law and providing contact information for legal resources. OR - SB461 Provides that Interstate 84 in Oregon shall be known as Vietnam Veterans Memorial Highway. OR - SB532 Requires state and local agencies and certain employers to conduct annual earthquake emergency drill. OR - SB597 Requires moneys in Emergency Communications Account, including Enhanced 9-1-1 Subaccount, to be used for purposes of 9-1-1 emergency communications unless statutory exception is made during state of fiscal emergency. OR - SB598 Establishes requirements for 9-1-1 calls placed from multiline telephone system. OR - SJM1 Urges Congress to develop mechanisms that provide adequate notice to states in which persons convicted in military courts of sex crimes plan to reside. OR - SCR16 Expresses support for work of United Service Organizations and establishment of welcome center in Portland International Airport. OR - SCR15 Honors pilots and volunteers of Oregon Wing of Angel Flight West for service to people of this state. OR - SCR9 In memoriam: Andrew Keller, 1989-2012. OR - SB832 Designates second Sunday of each August as Spirit of '45 Day. OR - SB820 Allows nonresident veterans discharged under honorable conditions to pay tuition and fees at Oregon resident rates. OR - SB813 Transfers responsibility for seismic rehabilitation grant program from Director of Office of Emergency Management to Oregon Business Development Department. OR - SB808 Allows higher property tax exemption on property of veterans with service-connected disabilities of 100 percent. OR - SB762 Directs Department of Veterans' Affairs to create and coordinate public information campaign to prevent suicide by veterans. OR - SB665 Transfers State Interoperability Executive Council from Department of Transportation to Oregon Department of Administrative Services.