Gun related bills January 2015

Here is the first list of gun related bills that were introduced today.

SB 86
Authorizes establishment of firearms training facility on lot or parcel that is in exclusive farm zone, forest zone or
mixed farm and forest zone, and that is not within city or urban growth
boundary.
https://olis.leg.state.or.us/liz/2015R1/Downloads/MeasureDocument/SB86/Introduced

SB 106
Directs Department of Public Safety Standards and Training to establish handgun safety instructor program
https://olis.leg.state.or.us/liz/2015R1/Downloads/MeasureDocument/SB106/Introduced

SB 115
Removes six-month county residence requirement for legal resident applicant for concealed handgun license.
https://olis.leg.state.or.us/liz/2015R1/Downloads/MeasureDocument/SB115/Introduced

SB 170
Requires school districts to provide firearm safety courses.
https://olis.leg.state.or.us/liz/2015R1/Downloads/MeasureDocument/SB170/Introduced

SB 173
Authorizes person
licensed to carry concealed handgun to present valid license instead of
providing firearm to peace officer for examination when possessing
firearm in public building.
https://olis.leg.state.or.us/liz/2015R1/Downloads/MeasureDocument/SB173/Introduced

SB 299
Changes states in which
residents of Oregon may lawfully obtain long guns for transport into
Oregon from contiguous states to all other states.
https://olis.leg.state.or.us/liz/2015R1/Downloads/MeasureDocument/SB299/Introduced

SB 300
Removes Department of State Police as designated state point of contact for purposes of National Instant Criminal
Background Check System.
https://olis.leg.state.or.us/liz/2015R1/Downloads/MeasureDocument/SB300/Introduced

SB 315
Provides that used firearm transfer register may be electronic or manual.
https://olis.leg.state.or.us/liz/2015R1/Downloads/MeasureDocument/SB315/Introduced

SB 385
Adds justice court and
municipal court to definition of “court facility” in which firearms and
other weapons are prohibited except in specified circumstances.
https://olis.leg.state.or.us/liz/2015R1/Downloads/MeasureDocument/SB385/Introduced

HB 2424
Authorizes employees of
Department of Corrections, State Board of Parole and Post-Prison
Supervision and Oregon Corrections Enterprises who work in department
building to store personal handgun and ammunition in vehicle.
https://olis.leg.state.or.us/liz/2015R1/Downloads/MeasureDocument/HB2424/Introduced

HB 2429
Repeals sunset on provisions related to relief from prohibition on possessing and purchasing firearms.
https://olis.leg.state.or.us/liz/2015R1/Downloads/MeasureDocument/HB2429/Introduced

HB 2529
Exempts certain transferors of firearms from requesting criminal history record check if purchaser or recipient has
concealed handgun license.
https://olis.leg.state.or.us/liz/2015R1/Downloads/MeasureDocument/HB2529/Introduced

Missed earlier.

HB 2348
Provides honorably retired law enforcement officers with protections provided to Oregon concealed handgun license holders.
https://olis.leg.state.or.us/liz/2015R1/Downloads/MeasureDocument/HB2348/Introduced

HB 2503
Vests sole authority to regulate hunting ammunition and fishing gear with Legislative Assembly with specified exceptions.
https://olis.leg.state.or.us/liz/2015R1/Downloads/MeasureDocument/HB2503/Introduced

HB 2527
Provides that active and honorably retired law enforcement officers may possess firearms or other dangerous weapons in public buildings
https://olis.leg.state.or.us/liz/2015R1/Downloads/MeasureDocument/HB2527/Introduced

There are also several hunting bills.

This is not meant as an exhaustive list. I may have missed some, especially on the HB side.

SB 125
Requires State Department of Fish and Wildlife to take certain actions prior to adopting new programs or expanding existing programs.
https://olis.leg.state.or.us/liz/2015R1/Downloads/MeasureDocument/SB125/Introduced

SB 126
Provides that county is exempt from applicability of statute banning use of dogs to hunt or pursue cougars if voters approve county measure proposed by initiative petition or referred to people by governing body of county.
https://olis.leg.state.or.us/liz/2015R1/Downloads/MeasureDocument/SB126/Introduced

SB 175
Modifies certain penalties for wildlife law violations.
https://olis.leg.state.or.us/liz/2015R1/Downloads/MeasureDocument/SB175/Introduced

SB 247
Incrementally increases or establishes certain fees related to hunting, angling and commercial fishing over six-year period, applicable January 1, 2016, January 1, 2018, and January 1, 2020.
https://olis.leg.state.or.us/liz/2015R1/Downloads/MeasureDocument/SB247/Introduced

SB 453
Provides that county is exempt from applicability of statute banning use of dogs to hunt or pursue cougars if voters approve county measure proposed by initiative petition or referred to people by governing body of county.
https://olis.leg.state.or.us/liz/2015R1/Downloads/MeasureDocument/SB453/Introduced

HB 2537
Increases damages for unlawful taking or killing of wildlife.
https://olis.leg.state.or.us/liz/2015R1/Downloads/MeasureDocument/HB2537/Introduced

Missed earlier.

HB 2049
Authorizes certain hunters to use battery-powered scoping devices, pin sight lights and laser sighting devices to hunt.
https://olis.leg.state.or.us/liz/2015R1/Downloads/MeasureDocument/HB2049/Introduced

HB 2050
Provides that county is
exempt from applicability of statute banning use of dogs to hunt or
pursue cougars if voters approve county measure proposed by initiative petition or referred to people by governing body of county.
https://olis.leg.state.or.us/liz/2015R1/Downloads/MeasureDocument/HB2050/Introduced

HB 2052
Modifies certain penalties for wildlife law violations.
https://olis.leg.state.or.us/liz/2015R1/Downloads/MeasureDocument/HB2052/Introduced

HB 2053
Directs State Department of Fish and Wildlife to establish trophy trout lake pilot program.
https://olis.leg.state.or.us/liz/2015R1/Downloads/MeasureDocument/HB2053/Introduced

HB 2181
Provides that county is exempt from applicability of statute banning use of dogs to hunt or pursue cougars if voters approve county measure proposed by initiative petition or referred to people by governing body of county.
https://olis.leg.state.or.us/liz/2015R1/Downloads/MeasureDocument/HB2181/Introduced

HB 2182
Requires State
Department of Fish and Wildlife to study developing predator management plan for State of Oregon and to report to interim committees of Legislative Assembly on or before September 15, 2016.
https://olis.leg.state.or.us/liz/2015R1/Downloads/MeasureDocument/HB2182/Introduced

HB 2402
Establishes Task Force on State Department of Fish and Wildlife Funding.
https://olis.leg.state.or.us/liz/2015R1/Downloads/MeasureDocument/HB2402/Introduced

HB 2452
Abolishes Fish and Wildlife Deferred Maintenance Subaccount.
https://olis.leg.state.or.us/liz/2015R1/Downloads/MeasureDocument/HB2452/Introduced

HB 2517
Modifies definition of “native fish” for purposes of salmon and trout enhancement program.
https://olis.leg.state.or.us/liz/2015R1/Downloads/MeasureDocument/HB2517/Introduced

HB 2518
Requires state agency to notify State Department of Fish and Wildlife before state agency restricts or closes access to state lands used for hunting.
https://olis.leg.state.or.us/liz/2015R1/Downloads/MeasureDocument/HB2518/Introduced

HB 2519
Requires State Department of Fish and Wildlife to develop and implement program to provide technical assistance to Oregon
landowners, businesses and communities regarding nonlethal options to reduce conflict between humans and wildlife.
https://olis.leg.state.or.us/liz/2015R1/Downloads/MeasureDocument/HB2519/Introduced

HB 2534
Directs State Fish and Wildlife Commission to adopt rules prohibiting use of drones for angling or hunting.
https://olis.leg.state.or.us/liz/2015R1/Downloads/MeasureDocument/HB2534/Introduced

HB 2536
Requires applicant for license, tag or permit to angle, take, hunt or trap to attest that applicant consents to inspection of license, tag or permit and taken wildlife.
https://olis.leg.state.or.us/liz/2015R1/Downloads/MeasureDocument/HB2536/Introduced

HB 2537
Increases damages for unlawful taking or killing of wildlife.
https://olis.leg.state.or.us/liz/2015R1/Downloads/MeasureDocument/HB2537/Introduced

HB 2538
Establishes Oregon Fish and Wildlife Enforcement Task Force for purpose of recommending feasibility of transferring Fish and Wildlife Division of Department of State Police to State Department
of Fish and Wildlife.
https://olis.leg.state.or.us/liz/2015R1/Downloads/MeasureDocument/HB2538/Introduced

HB 2503
Vests sole authority to regulate hunting ammunition and fishing gear with Legislative Assembly with specified exceptions.
https://olis.leg.state.or.us/…/Measures/Overview/HB2503

Looks like the push for a lead ban here

 

Direct links to text of some of the bills

86
https://olis.leg.state.or.us/liz/2015R1/Downloads/MeasureDocument/SB86/Introduced

106
https://olis.leg.state.or.us/liz/2015R1/Downloads/MeasureDocument/SB106/Introduced

115
https://olis.leg.state.or.us/liz/2015R1/Downloads/MeasureDocument/SB115/Introduced

170
https://olis.leg.state.or.us/liz/2015R1/Downloads/MeasureDocument/SB170/Introduced

173
https://olis.leg.state.or.us/liz/2015R1/Downloads/MeasureDocument/SB173/Introduced

299
https://olis.leg.state.or.us/liz/2015R1/Downloads/MeasureDocument/SB299/Introduced

315
https://olis.leg.state.or.us/liz/2015R1/Downloads/MeasureDocument/SB315/Introduced

385
https://olis.leg.state.or.us/liz/2015R1/Downloads/MeasureDocument/SB385/Introduced

2429
https://olis.leg.state.or.us/liz/2015R1/Downloads/MeasureDocument/HB2429/Introduced

2529
https://olis.leg.state.or.us/liz/2015R1/Downloads/MeasureDocument/HB2529/Introduced

2348
https://olis.leg.state.or.us/liz/2015R1/Downloads/MeasureDocument/HB2348/Introduced

2503
https://olis.leg.state.or.us/liz/2015R1/Downloads/MeasureDocument/HB2503/Introduced

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