Friday, February 23, 2024

Oregon moves step closer to year-round daylight saving time

Oregon moved a ticktock closer to approving year-round daylight saving time Thursday following a 24-3 vote in the Oregon Senate.

Passage of the measure to abolish the yearly time change to standard time every fall will now move to the House, then await Oregon Gov. Kate Brown’s expected approval.

The bill can only take effect if California and Washington also vote for the change and will require Congressional approval.

Senate Bill 320

Jim Fossum
Jim Fossum
Homepage Executive Editor and former longtime Sports Editor of the near-200,000 circulation Las Vegas Review-Journal, Fossum brings 40 years of award-winning experience covering virtually every facet of print and digital journalism to Lincoln City Homepage. The former longtime reporter for the Newport News-Times and Lincoln City News Guard is also Editor-in-Chief and Senior Columnist for, which covers the NFL's Oakland (Las Vegas) Raiders.


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