• DOME DIGEST: Hazing, cemeteries and loans that are payday. Editor’s note: The Oregon Capital Bureau starts a brand new feature that is weekly Dome Digest – to produce a roundup of bills becoming legislation you could possibly n’t have heard.

    DOME DIGEST: Hazing, cemeteries and loans that are payday. Editor’s note: The Oregon Capital Bureau starts a brand new feature that is weekly Dome Digest – to produce a roundup of bills becoming legislation you could possibly n’t have heard.

    SALEM — These bills may not make headlines, but will make a positive change to Oregonians the same. All these bills minds close to Gov. Kate Brown on her signature.

    DON’T HAZE ME, BRO: home Bill 2519, that the Senate passed unanimously Thursday, calls for the state’s community universities, universities and colleges that provide bachelor’s levels and accept state school funding to follow a written policy on hazing. Universities and colleges will need to provide policy training on hazing and are accountable to lawmakers yearly on all incidents of hazing that they investigate.

    CEMETERY CLEANING: an consequence that is unpleasant of catastrophes, particularly landslides, is they will often dislodge and expose those who have been set to sleep. Senate Bill 227 offers permission to cemetery authorities to re-inter and temporarily store peoples keeps that have already been swept up by way of a storm or any other disaster that is natural. The bill additionally calls for those authorities to help make efforts to inform family relations or others aided by the directly to get a grip on the disposition associated with the stays. (meer…)