2017 Legislative Calendar
Joint Ways and Means Committee Town Halls
he Oregon Legislative Assembly’s budget-writing Joint Ways and Means Committee will hold a series of public hearings in seven cities across the state beginning February 10.
The town hall events will create opportunities for Oregonians to provide input into the 2017-19 biennial state budget, according to Representative Nancy Nathanson (D-Eugene) and Senator Richard Devlin (D-Tualatin), the co-chairs of the committee.
Friday, February 10 -- Salem
Saturday, February 11 -- Portland
Friday, February 17 -- Hermiston
Saturday, February 18 -- Madras
Friday, February 24 -- Ashland
Saturday, February 25 -- Eugene
Friday, March 3 -- Tillamook
The 79th Legislative Assembly will convene Wednesday, February 1st, 2017. Legislative Session is the period of time in which the Legislative Assembly is convened for purpose of lawmaking. Regular sessions convene each February and may last 160 days in odd-numbered years and 35 days in even-numbered years.
Important 2017 Legislative Session Dates