of the Senate
Secretary of the Senate
900 Court St. NE, Rm. 233 Salem, OR 97301
Welcome to the Secretary of the Senate's web page. The Secretary, an elected officer of the Senate, is responsible for and supervises Senate employees engaged in keeping measures, papers and records of proceedings and action of the Senate. In addition, the Secretary serves as the parliamentary consultant to the Senate and advises officers of the Senate and the Rules Committee on parliamentary procedure.
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Adopted January 14, 2013
Session Committee Rules
2013 Legislative Session
Rules of conduct for the Senate floor
Floor desk locations for each Senator
Senate Journals and Executive Appointments
2001 to Present
Secretary of the Senate's Office
Staff, functions and services provided by the Secretary of the Senate's Office
Senate Honorary Page Program
Information on the Honorary Page Program
Fact-Finding Missions by Senators
Approval Forms for Fact-Finding Missions by Senators
Definitions of some of the most commonly used legislative terms
of State Legislatures
Link to the organization of state lawmakers and support staff
Society of Legislative Clerks and Secretaries
Link to the organization of state legislative parliamentarians
Contact information and answers to frequently asked questions about the legislature, legislative process other government agencies.
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