HJR 16

  • Oregon House Joint Resolution
  • 2021 Regular Session
  • Introduced in House Feb 23, 2021
  • House
  • Senate
  • Governor

Proposing amendment to Oregon Constitution relating to legislative districts.

Abstract

Proposes amendment to Oregon Constitution to modify legislative districts so that each legislative district elects, on nonpartisan basis, one Senator and two at-large Representatives, all to four year term. Directs that candidate with highest vote total is elected Senator and that candidates with second and third highest votes are elected Representatives. For legislative terms of office that commence on or after January 1, 2023, limits number of successive terms legislator may serve to two, without regard to legislative chamber in which legislator serves. Refers proposed amendment to voters for their approval or rejection at next succeeding regular general election.

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Jun 27, 2021

House

In committee upon adjournment.

Mar 03, 2021

House

Referred to Rules.

Feb 23, 2021

House

First reading. Referred to Speaker's desk.

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