Position: Oppose Status: Senate Committee on Judiciary
-Removes Oregon State Police as designated state point of contact for purposes of National Instant Criminal Background Check System.
-Requires gun dealer to obtain authorization to transfer firearm directly from system.
-A similar bill (HB 2791), introduced by Representative Thatcher, failed in the 2011 legislative session.
Chief Sponsor: Senator Boquist on request of Norm Voshall
Note: Norm Voshall was the spokesman for the failed recall efforts for Chuck Riley and Susan McLain.