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Oregon State Legislature emergency-prep-activities


Legislator PhotoSenator Brian Boquist

District 12 - Rural Polk & Yamhill Counties

District Phone: 503-876-8676
Capitol Address: 900 Court St. NE, S-311, Salem, Oregon 97301


​Emergency Prep Activites

​Emergency preparedness for a manmade or natural disaster should be every citizens responsibility given the geography and climate of the Pacific Northwest.  We are all familiar with annual floods, forest fires, and the rare volcano plus the possibility of a Cascadia level earthquake.  However, given the expansion of technology, the fragileness of our communications and power systems, means every citizen needs to be prepared to survive, or get-through, an extended power outage.  Keep in mind, if you are out of power then so are the emergency services in a city or county.  Likewise, the fuel station, grocery store and cellular towers will likely be without power too.  Most EMS professionals suggest a family should be prepared to survice independently for more than a month.  I recommend many months given present circumstances.  Below you will find articles and postings on the present state of emergency created by Governor Kate Brown and the Oregon Surpeme Court ruling giving her dictatorship powers. 


Sheriff SB 554 Letter7/23/2022 9:40 AM sherrif.pdf
Federal Legally Required Reporting 7 January 20221/9/2022 11:49 AM Federal Covid Legal Reporting 7 Jan 22.pdf
Oregon Long Term Care Covid-19 Cases & Deaths Report 20211/9/2022 11:41 AM Oregon Long Term Care Ombudsman Covid Death Report March 2021.pdf
Common Cold Coronaviruses1/9/2022 11:37 AM Common Cold Coronaviruses March 2020.pdf
FDA Pfizer BioNTech COVID 19 Vaccine EUA LOA December 16 202112/30/2021 8:23 AM Pfizer BioNTech COVID 19 Vaccine EUA LOA December 16 2021.pdf
FDA Comirnaty Approval Letter 23 Aug 2112/30/2021 8:21 AM August 23, 2021 FDA Approval Letter - Comirnaty.pdf
FAA Flight Safety Vaccine Letter 19 Dec 2112/30/2021 8:19 AM FAA Vacine Letter 19 Dec 21.pdf
ICC UK Genocide Covid Case OTP-CR-473/2112/29/2021 10:05 AM ICC UK Genocide Covid Filing 6 Dec 21.pdf
Requested Covid Emergency Repeal Resolution5/6/2021 4:54 PM Legislative Resolution Request - Covid Emerency.pdf
OSHU Covid Variant Abstract dtg 29 Apr 215/5/2021 9:10 AM OSHU Variant Abstract 29 Apr 21.pdf
Dr Bossche WHO Vacination Letter5/3/2021 11:43 AM Dr Bossche WHO Mass Vacination Letter.pdf
Asymptomatic Infections Spreads Virus Paper5/3/2021 11:41 AM Asymptomatic Infections Spreads SARS-CoV-2 Variants.pdf
Mass Vacinations Create Monster Paper - DVM Phd5/3/2021 11:40 AM Mass Vacinations Create Monster - Dr Vanden Bossche.pdf
Catastrohic Consequences of Human Intervention Paper5/3/2021 11:39 AM Catastrohic Consequences of Human Intervention - Geert Vanden Bassche.pdf
Portland & Oregon Hospital Bed Reductions 27 April 20214/28/2021 9:35 AM Portland Hospital Bed Reductions 27 Apr 21.pdf
OHA Hospital Data Comparison 23 April 20214/28/2021 9:32 AM OHA Hospital Data 23 Apr 21.pdf
Federal Oregon Hospital Data 23 November 20204/28/2021 9:30 AM Federal Hospitol Data (Oregon) 23 Nov 20.pdf
Capitol Closure Order March 17, 202012/2/2020 4:16 PM CapitolClosureReleaseMarch17.pdf
Oregon State Budget 2019-21 12/2/2020 4:15 PM Oregon State Budget 2019 2020 Extract.pdf
Oregon Senate GOP Letter to Governor Brown (Overreach) 17 Nov 2011/27/2020 1:52 PM Letter from Oregon Senate Republicans to Governor Kate Brown dated November 17, 2020.pdf
Johns Hopkins News Letter - Study US Deaths Flat - Covid Deaths Exaggerated 22 Nov 2011/27/2020 1:37 PM Johns Hopkins News Letter - Study US Deaths Flat - Covid Deaths Exaggerated 22 Nov 20.pdf
OSP Sheriffs Chiefs Arrest Press Release11/18/2020 4:40 PM OSSA-OACP-OSP__Press_Release_-11-17-20 (3).pdf
Governor Exec Order for Lockdown and Arrests 20-6511/18/2020 4:39 PM Executive Order Arrest and Lockdowns 20-65.pdf
OSP Superindentant Reply to Senator ref Governor's Exec Order 14 Nov 2011/18/2020 4:37 PM OSP Superintendants Reply to Legislators (Governors Exec Order) 14 Nov 20.pdf
Emergency Preparation Newsletter (400K Plus Emails) 8 Sep 201611/14/2020 8:32 AM Emergency Preparation Leg Newsletter 8 Sep 16.pdf
Controversial Executive Order - Internment Camps11/14/2020 8:18 AM A controversial executive order leads to internment camps - National Constitution Center.pdf
Japenese American Internment Case11/14/2020 8:17 AM Japanese Internment Case Not _Good Law_ - Legal Aggregate - Stanford Law School.pdf
Perversion of Justice - Lawyers & Genocide11/14/2020 8:17 AM Perversion of Justice - The Role of Lawyers in Eroding the Rule of Law (2020).pdf
Law in the Third Reich - Law Review11/14/2020 8:17 AM The Law in the Third Reich - California Law Journal.pdf
Lawyers and Judges - The Fall of Law11/14/2020 8:17 AM Lawyers and Judges - The Fall of Law.pdf
Perilss of Professionalism - Lawyers & Teachers in Nazi Germany11/14/2020 8:17 AM The Perils of Professionalism_ Lawyers, Teachers, and Engineers in Nazi Germany.pdf
Radicalism in Portland (Oregonian Participation)11/14/2020 8:17 AM Radicalism in Portland (Oregonian Participation) 1917-1941.pdf
Associated Press Cooperation with Genocide (The Guardian)11/14/2020 8:17 AM How the Associated Press Cooperated with the Nazis _ The Guardian.pdf
Moral Failings of the American Press Coverage11/14/2020 8:17 AM The Moral Failings of American Press Coverage of Nazi Germany _ The New Yorker.pdf
Reserve Police Battalion 101 - Facing History & Ourselves11/14/2020 8:17 AM Reserve Police Battalion 101 _ Facing History and Ourselves.pdf
German Police Battalion 101 - Ethics Unwrapped11/14/2020 8:17 AM German Police Battalion 101 - Ethics Unwrapped.pdf
Half of all Doctors Joined the Nazi Party Early11/14/2020 8:17 AM Why Half of all Doctors Joined The Nazi Party.pdf
LC Opinion 0189 Citizen Arrest Powers11/14/2020 8:16 AM LC 0189 Citizens Arrest of Criminal Offenders 8 August 2014.pdf
Polk Itemizer Emergency Prep Articles 
Red Cross: How to Prepare 

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