Legislative Advocacy – Oregon

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Oregon Agents Advocate – June 22, 2023

On June 22, 2023 two bad insurance bills had different outcomes when they came up for votes on the Oregon Senate floor. HB 3242 HB 3242-B passed by a vote of 17 yes to 7 no.  The link to the bill is: https://olis.oregonlegislature.gov/liz/2023R1/Downloads/MeasureDocument/HB3242/B-Engrossed. The summary reads: “Provides insured with cause of action for insurer’s unfair …

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Oregon Agents Advocate – June 15, 2023

URGENT – One Last Chance to Stop Bad Legislation! Senate Republicans Have Returned from Walkout Bad Insurance Bills May Be Voted on Floor Soon Senate Republicans Return After Longest Walkout in Oregon History; Both Sides Declare Victory (wweek.com) Republican-led walkout ends after more than a month as Oregon Senate resumes business – oregonlive.com Now the …

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Your help is needed to help stop HB 3243-A

4/26/2023 Help Stop HB 3243-A Please call or send emails to these Senate floor votes asking them to vote NO on HB 3243-A: Senator Aaron WoodsSD 13Sen.AaronWoods@oregonlegislature.gov503-986-1713 Senator Elizabeth SteinerSD 17Sen.ElizabethSteiner@oregonlegislature.gov503-986-1717 Senator Janeen SollmanSD 15Sen.JaneenSollman@oregonlegislature.gov503-986-1715 Dear Senator: Please vote no on HB 3243-A.  This bill has the potential to really harm Oregon insurance consumers. It …

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Oregon Agents Advocate – April 26, 2023

Help Stop HB 3243-A Please call or send emails to these Senate floor votes asking them to vote NO on HB 3243-A: Senator Aaron Woods SD 13 Sen.AaronWoods@oregonlegislature.gov 503-986-1713 Senator Elizabeth Steiner SD 17 Sen.ElizabethSteiner@oregonlegislature.gov 503-986-1717 Senator Janeen Sollman SD 15 Sen.JaneenSollman@oregonlegislature.gov 503-986-1715 Dear Senator: Please vote no on HB 3243-A.  This bill has the …

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Oregon Agent’s Advocate – April 19, 2023

Hearing on Bad Insurance Bills Public hearings on HB 3242-A and 3243-A were held in Senate Judiciary Committee on April 18 and 19.  These bills could increase the cost of resolving claims, which can impact the cost of insurance for homeowners, drivers, renters, business owners, and medical professionals. According to the Division of Financial Regulation, …

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