Legislative Updates

Current OPHA Policy Priorities (updated 10/28/2020)

OPHA is working on updating our legislative priorities. Check back soon.

Fall 2020 Ballot Measures

OPHA has taken a position on two of the ballot measures this fall.  Equity was a significant discussion component for each measure.  We invite members to learn more about our endorsement process and the health policy and advocacy committeeMembers are also encouraged to discuss public policy with their fellow section members.

Measure 108, Tobacco and E-Cigarette Tax Increase for Health Programs Measure

Endorsed

Learn more about Measure 108

Measure 110, Drug Decriminalization and Addiction Treatment Initiative

Endorsed

Learn more about Measure 110

Multnomah County, Oregon, Measure 26-214, Income Tax to Fund Tuition-Free Preschool Program

Endorsed - the board noted that this program should be expanded statewide.

Learn more about Measure 26-214