OSB House of Delegates
September 26, 1998 Annual Meeting Results

For the full text of the resolutions, see the House of Delegates Agenda

BOG Resolution No. 1 - to amend HOD Rule of Procedure 3.1 to allow alternate ex-officio delegates FAILED
BOG Resolution No. 2 - In MemoriamPASSED
BOG Resolution No. 3 - to amend DR 2-101, DR 2-102, DR 2-104 and DR 10-101 - advertising rules to include reference to electronic communication PASSED
BOG Resolution No. 4 - to amend HOD Rule of Procedure 5.4 - changes delegate resolution deadline from 30 to 45 days before meetings of the House PASSED
Delegate Resolution No. - 1 to urge Legislature to submit to the voters, and the voters to adopt, a Crime Victims' Bill of Rights Amendment to Article 1 of the Oregon Constitution FAILED
Delegate Resolution No. 2 - to amend DR 5-106(B) and (C) - permits lawyer-mediators to file in court stipulated orders or judgments to implement settlement agreements they drafted PASSED
Delegate Resolution No. 3 - to adopt DR 8-101(C) - recognizes legislative immunity granted state and federal legislators under Article IV, Section 9 of the Oregon Constitution and Article 1, Section 6 of the U.S. Constitution PASSED
Delegate Resolution No. 4 - to adopt HOD Rules of Procedure 5.8, 5.9 and 5.10 to create positions of Chief Delegate and Regional Delegates and to establish a schedule of meetings between these delegates, the Board of Governors and the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court FAILED
Delegate Resolution No. 5 - regarding attacks on trial lawyers PASSED
Delegate Resolution No. 6 - directs the Board of Governors to prepare and introduce amendments to ORS 9.136 through 9.155 to create positions of Chief Delegate and Regional Delegates FAILED
Delegate Resolution No. 7 - directs the Board of Governors to submit legislation to repeal ORS Section 9.139 through ORS 9.155, which would eliminate the House of Delegates FAILED
Delegate Resolution No. 8 - urges support of Law-Related Education PASSED
Delegate Resolution No. 9 - exempts frivolous bar complaints from public disclosure FAILED
Delegate Resolution No. 10 - repeals DR 9-102 (Trust Account Overdraft Notification Program) FAILED
Delegate Resolution No. 11 - to approve sponsoring legislation to increase compensation of indigent defense lawyers PASSED
Delegate Resolution No. 12 - to reaffirm the bar's strong support for Oregon's current constitutional and statutory structure for the selection and election of judges PASSED
Delegate Resolution No. 13 - to amend ORS 9.136 to allow for elected alternate delegates FAILED (Not considered due to unavailability of presenter)