OR HB2845 | 2017 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 23-1)
Status: Passed on July 13 2017 - 100% progression
Action: 2017-07-13 - Chapter 501, (2017 Laws): Effective date June 29, 2017.
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [PDF]


Directs Department of Education to convene advisory group to develop statewide ethnic studies standards for adoption into existing statewide social studies standards for public kindergarten through grade 12. Directs department to adopt ethnic studies standards into existing statewide social studies standards for public kindergarten through grade 12. Sunsets advisory group on January 2, 2022. Declares emergency, effective on passage.

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Relating to statewide social studies standards; and declaring an emergency.


Roll Calls

2017-06-19 - Senate - Senate Third Reading (Y: 26 N: 1 NV: 0 Abs: 3) [PASS]
2017-06-08 - House - House Third Reading (Y: 39 N: 15 NV: 0 Abs: 6) [PASS]
2017-06-08 - House - House Third Reading (Y: 25 N: 32 NV: 0 Abs: 3) [FAIL]
2017-06-02 - House - House Committee Do pass with amendments to the A-Eng bill. (Printed B-Eng.) (Y: 22 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2017-04-17 - House - House Committee Do pass with amendments and be referred to Ways and Means. (Printed A-Eng.) (Y: 7 N: 1 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]


2017-07-13HouseChapter 501, (2017 Laws): Effective date June 29, 2017.
2017-06-29HouseGovernor signed.
2017-06-23SenatePresident signed.
2017-06-22HouseSpeaker signed.
2017-06-19SenateThird reading. Carried by Frederick. Passed.Ayes, 26; nays, 1--Linthicum; excused, 3--Knopp, Thatcher, Winters.
2017-06-15SenateSecond reading.
2017-06-15SenateRecommendation: Do pass the B-Eng. bill.
2017-06-13SenateReferred to Ways and Means.
2017-06-12SenateFirst reading. Referred to President's desk.
2017-06-08HouseVote explanation(s) filed by Smith DB.
2017-06-08HousePassed.Ayes, 39; Nays, 15--Barreto, Bentz, Esquivel, Hack, Kennemer, Lewis, Nearman, Noble, Olson, Post, Reschke, Smith DB, Sprenger, Stark, Wilson; Excused, 4--Boone, Clem, Doherty, Helm; Excused for Business of the House, 2--Hayden, Heard.
2017-06-08HouseMotion to refer to Ways and Means failed.Ayes, 25; Nays, 32--Alonso Leon, Barker, Barnhart, Bynum, Clem, Evans, Fahey, Gomberg, Gorsek, Greenlick, Hernandez, Holvey, Keny-Guyer, Lininger, Lively, Malstrom, Marsh, McKeown, McLain, Meek, Nathanson, Nosse, Piluso, Power, Rayfield, Reardon, Sanchez, Smith Warner, Sollman, Williamson, Witt, Speaker Kotek; Excused, 3--Boone, Doherty, Helm.
2017-06-08HouseThird reading. Carried by Hernandez.
2017-06-07HouseRules suspended. Carried over to June 8, 2017 Calendar.
2017-06-06HouseSecond reading.
2017-06-05HouseRecommendation: Do pass with amendments and be printed B-Engrossed.
2017-06-02HouseWork Session held.
2017-05-31HouseReturned to Full Committee.
2017-05-31HousePublic Hearing and Work Session held.
2017-05-24HouseAssigned to Subcommittee On Education.
2017-04-21HouseReferred to Ways and Means by order of Speaker.
2017-04-21HouseRecommendation: Do pass with amendments, be printed A-Engrossed, and be referred to Ways and Means.
2017-04-17HouseWork Session held.
2017-03-20HousePublic Hearing held.
2017-03-15HousePublic Hearing held.
2017-02-10HouseReferred to Education.
2017-02-08HouseFirst reading. Referred to Speaker's desk.

Oregon State Sources

Roll Callhttps://olis.leg.state.or.us/liz/2017R1/CommitteeReports/MajorityReport/25346
Roll Callhttps://olis.leg.state.or.us/liz/2017R1/CommitteeReports/MajorityReport/26305
Roll Callhttps://olis.leg.state.or.us/liz/2017R1/Measures/MeasureVotes?id=415135
Roll Callhttps://olis.leg.state.or.us/liz/2017R1/Measures/MeasureVotes?id=415161
Roll Callhttps://olis.leg.state.or.us/liz/2017R1/Measures/MeasureVotes?id=417037

Bill Comments