SB 1543 Paid lawyers for illegal immigrants

Signed into Law by Gov Brown on 03/24/2022 WAYS & MEANS APPROPRIATED FUNDING AND REMOVED SIX MONTH PRIOR EXISTENCE FOR ORGANIZATION TO RECEIVE GRANTS. This bill appropriates $4.5 million in tax revenue to pay for lawyers to help illegal immigrants, including for those convicted of felonies like rape and murder, stay in Oregon. Fiscal Responsibility Appropriates $4.5 million from General…

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HB 4079 Sales tax to fund debit card for low-income

This bill establishes a 3% sales tax to fund $750 monthly debit cards to the homeless and people under the poverty level. The sales tax would hit targeted items like electronic goods, computers, cell-phones, handbags, jewelry, hunting rifles and even clothing, in an undefined amount. Requires a 60% vote. Personal Choice and Responsibility There is discussion in the Capitol that…

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HB 3373 Adds Taxpayer Advocate to monitor policies

VOTE:NO
Signed into Law by Gov Brown

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HB 2598 Imposes severance tax on all timber harvested

VOTE: NO
Died In Committee