OSCC Legislation Report

The 2017 OSCC Legislation Report is in.

2017 Legislative Session Recap

Below is a summary of bills introduced this session with the most impact to local Chambers and local business communities. Open the report for details.

Energy and Environmental Regulation:

  • Cap & Trade; Carbon Tax
  • ‘Cleaner Air Oregon’ & DEQ Budget
  • Clean Diesel Regulations

Transportation Funding:

  • Transportation Package

Employment Issues:

  • Predictive Scheduling
  • Paid Family Leave
  • Wage Equity
  • BOLI OLI Overtime Fix for Manufacturing/Food Processing
  • Union Organizing
  • Marijuana Accommodation

State Government Cost Control:

  • Cost Containment
  • PERS Reforms

Business Taxes:

  • Corporate Taxes, Commercial Activities Tax
  • Repeal of Small Business Tax Cut
  • Hospital & Insurance Premium Tax
  • Tourism taxes

Liability Issues:

  • Wrongful Death & Non-economic Damages