Background Information

Important Bills This Session

  • HB 3193 - This law would allow judges to weigh the specifics of a case and determine whether it would make sense to "waive" a youth into the juvenile justice system.
  • HB 3194 - This is an omnibus bill created from the work of the Commission on Public Safety.

The Legislative Process

The 2013 Legislature

The Commission on Public Safety 

Governor Kitzhaber created the Commission on Public Safety to review Oregon’s public safety system and recommend ways to improve that system while reducing costs. The Commissions' recommendations are being discussed in the Legislature.






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