Bills Pending Oregon Senate Education Committee

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ORSB255IntroAppropriates moneys from General Fund to Higher Education Coordinating Commission for Oregon Institute of Marine Biology at University of Oregon. Declares emergency, effective July 1, 2019.
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2019-03-27
[Hearing: Mar 25 @ 1:00 pm]
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ORSB282IntroRequires Department of Education, in cooperation with Oregon Health Authority, to conduct study to determine and recommend appropriate health standards to govern student use of computers, mobile digital devices and other electronic media in classroom...
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2019-03-27
[Hearing: Mar 27 @ 1:00 pm]
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ORSB690IntroRepeals sunset provision for Interstate Compact on Educational Opportunity for Military Children. Modifies membership, meeting requirements and administrative support of State Council for Education Opportunity for Military Children. Declares emergenc...
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2019-03-27
[Hearing: Mar 27 @ 1:00 pm]
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ORSB801IntroAuthorizes public schools to provide firearm safety and accident prevention class to all students in first grade. Declares emergency, effective on passage.
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2019-03-27
[Hearing: Mar 27 @ 1:00 pm]
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ORSB802IntroAllows military child to be considered resident of school district for purposes of enrollment and class placement based on official military order for transfer of parent of child. Requires proof of residency within 10 days of date of military transfe...
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2019-03-27
[Hearing: Mar 27 @ 1:00 pm]
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ORSB257IntroAppropriates moneys from General Fund to Higher Education Coordinating Commission for agricultural experiment station and branch stations, Oregon State University Extension Service and Forest Research Laboratory programs of Oregon State University.
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2019-03-27
[Hearing: Mar 27 @ 1:00 pm]
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ORSB283IntroDirects Department of Education to prepare and make available statement that discloses potential health risks of wireless network technology and requires public and private schools to distribute statement to employees, students and parents or guardia...
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2019-03-27
[Hearing: Mar 27 @ 1:00 pm]
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ORSB665IntroDirects State Board of Education to adopt rules for administration of naloxone or any similar medication designed to rapidly reverse overdose of opioid drug. Provides immunity from criminal action or for civil damages related to administration of nal...
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2019-03-27
[Hearing: Mar 27 @ 1:00 pm]
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ORSB739IntroAppropriates moneys from General Fund to Higher Education Coordinating Commission for distribution to University of Oregon for program that strives to improve high school graduation rates through collaborative partnerships between university faculty ...
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2019-03-27
[Hearing: Mar 27 @ 1:00 pm]
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ORSB692IntroDirects Youth Development Division to develop and administer statewide youth reengagement system. Allows school districts to provide youth reengagement programs in collaboration with division. Prescribes requirements of programs. Modifies student acc...
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2019-03-27
[Hearing: Mar 27 @ 1:00 pm]
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ORSB794IntroRequires Higher Education Coordinating Commission to design question allowing each student to identify whether student is parent that will be placed on all forms used to collect demographic information by public post-secondary institutions of educati...
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2019-03-27
[Hearing: Mar 27 @ 1:00 pm]
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ORSB960IntroEstablishes investigatory procedures for reports of suspected sexual conduct. Directs Department of Education to conduct investigations of sexual conduct. Requires department to establish sexual conduct registry and education providers to check regis...
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2019-03-25
[Hearing: Mar 25 @ 1:00 pm]
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ORSB456IntroProhibits State Board of Education, school district or public charter school from requiring student to pass test to demonstrate proficiency in Essential Learning Skills in order to receive diploma. Directs school district or public charter school tha...
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2019-03-25
[Hearing: Mar 25 @ 1:00 pm]
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ORSB156IntroRevises definitions of terms "school employee," "sexual conduct" and "student" for purposes of certain laws related to abuse and sexual conduct by school employees. Establishes timelines for Teacher Standards and Practices Commission to conduct inves...
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2019-03-25
[Hearing: Mar 25 @ 1:00 pm]
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ORSB693IntroExtends by five years certain provisions that allow nonresident students to attend public schools as resident students for purposes of State School Fund distributions. Declares emergency, effective July 1, 2019.
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2019-03-25
[Hearing: Mar 25 @ 1:00 pm]
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ORSB155IntroRequires all investigations involving suspected abuse or sexual conduct by school employees to be conducted by Teacher Standards and Practices Commission. Prescribes standards for investigations. Authorizes commission to impose civil penalty on schoo...
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2019-03-25
[Hearing: Mar 25 @ 1:00 pm]
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ORSB730IntroIntegrates foundational curricula and unified statewide transfer agreements into Transfer Student Bill of Rights and Responsibilities. Requires Higher Education Coordinating Commission to establish advisory committee to advise commission staff on des...
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2019-03-25
[Hearing: Mar 25 @ 1:00 pm]
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ORSB553IntroRemoves sunset on provisions that allow certain nonresident students to attend public schools as resident students for purposes of State School Fund distributions. Declares emergency, effective July 1, 2019.
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2019-03-25
[Hearing: Mar 25 @ 1:00 pm]
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ORSB905IntroAllows individual voluntarily placed in foster care to be resident of school district where individual resides due to placement by public or private agency if placement agreement provides that individual will no longer be considered resident of schoo...
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2019-03-25
[Hearing: Mar 25 @ 1:00 pm]
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ORSB263IntroProvides that student who legally entered United States under Compact of Free Association treaty between United States and Republic of Palau, Republic of the Marshall Islands or Federated States of Micronesia qualifies for exemption from nonresident ...
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2019-03-25
[Hearing: Mar 25 @ 1:00 pm]
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ORSB1017IntroRequires State Fire Marshal to adopt rules establishing minimum standards for carbon monoxide alarms in school facilities that have carbon monoxide source. Directs State Fire Marshal to adopt rules no later than January 1, 2020. Requires school distr...
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2019-03-21
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ORHB2216EngrossRepeals sunset date on temporary law and makes permanent law requiring public universities to interview qualified minority candidate when hiring head coach.
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2019-03-21
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ORSB958IntroEstablishes Dreamers Access Program to award student loans to eligible students with demonstrated financial need. Provides that maximum amount of loan per student may not exceed $10,000 per academic year or aggregate total of $50,000. Requires Higher...
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2019-03-20
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ORSB859IntroExempts graduate students at public universities who qualify for tuition equity from having to pay nonresident tuition. Declares emergency, effective on passage.
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2019-03-20
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ORSB16IntroSpecifies types of licensed health care practitioners authorized to perform assessments or examinations for purposes of determining special education services eligibility. Requires practitioners to report information obtained in assessment or examina...
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2019-03-20
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ORSB160IntroRequires public institutions of higher education to provide credit to each student who receives grade of four or higher on International Baccalaureate (IB) exam. Provides method for establishing exceptions to award of credit. First applies to 2021-20...
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2019-03-20
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ORSB17IntroEstablishes Task Force on the Implementation of Electronic Transcripts in High School. Sunsets on December 31, 2019. Declares emergency, effective on passage.
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2019-03-18
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ORSB157IntroDirects Department of Education to administer nationally recognized assessment of high school students' knowledge and skills. Allows school district to decline to implement statewide summative assessment in grades in which department administers nati...
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2019-03-18
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ORSB624IntroRequires public universities to establish common application for undergraduate admission.
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2019-03-18
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ORHB2457EngrossDirects Teacher Standards and Practices Commission, Department of Education and Office of Child Care to make specified evaluations to increase number of educators in Eastern Oregon Border Economic Development Region who are available to teach courses...
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2019-03-15
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ORHCR17EngrossIn memoriam: Alter Wiener, 1926-2018.
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2019-03-15
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ORSB158IntroDirects Higher Education Coordinating Commission to develop and implement pilot program to assist foster youth transitioning from community colleges to public universities. Establishes criteria for pilot program. Authorizes issuance of lottery bonds ...
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2019-03-13
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ORSB159IntroDirects Higher Education Coordinating Commission to establish foster youth success centers in each public university. Authorizes issuance of lottery bonds to finance cost of developing foster youth success centers in public universities. Establishes ...
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2019-03-13
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ORSB811IntroProvides tuition and fee remission for natural child of foster parent if natural child attends institution of higher education. Bases remission percentage on aggregate number of years foster parent provided foster home to one or more foster children.
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2019-03-13
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ORSB535IntroIncreases weight allotted for children in poverty, in foster homes and in certain state-recognized facilities for purposes of State School Fund distributions. Declares emergency, effective July 1, 2019.
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2019-03-13
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ORSB828IntroProvides for payment of program expenses of study abroad program for eligible students in foster care.
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2019-03-13
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ORSB852IntroProvides that part-time faculty member at public institution of higher education who qualifies for health care benefits will pay 10 percent of insurance premiums, with remaining 90 percent paid by state.
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2019-03-11
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ORSB731IntroAuthorizes recognized student government of community college or public university, or member of recognized student government, to make statement or issue resolution to promote or oppose gathering of signatures on initiative or referendum petition or...
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2019-03-11
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ORSB956IntroAllows personal income taxpayers to subtract from taxable income amounts paid as principal of or interest on qualified education loans, if borrower is taxpayer, spouse or dependent of taxpayer. Reduces amount of allowed subtraction by amounts of inte...
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2019-03-06
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ORSB949IntroAppropriates moneys to Higher Education Coordinating Commission for purposes of prison education programs. Declares emergency, effective July 1, 2019.
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2019-03-06
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ORHB2191EngrossExpands reasons for excused absences from school to include mental or behavioral health. Declares emergency, effective July 1, 2019.
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2019-03-06
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ORSB953IntroEstablishes Oregon Empowerment Scholarship Program for purpose of providing options in education to students of this state. Establishes qualifications for participation in program, qualified expenses under program and transfers of moneys made under p...
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2019-03-06
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ORSB957IntroRequires school district to make information about functions and programs of school district available at school district's office and on school district's website.
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2019-03-06
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ORHB2892EngrossAllows student to wear dress uniform issued by Armed Forces of United States during high school graduation ceremony if certain conditions are met. Declares emergency, effective on passage.
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2019-03-06
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ORSB486IntroEstablishes timelines by which evaluations must be completed to determine eligibility for special education.
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2019-03-04
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ORSB719IntroDirects Department of Education to conduct evaluation and administer pilot program related to abbreviated school day programs. Directs department to submit report to interim committee of Legislative Assembly no later than September 15, 2020. Sunsets ...
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2019-03-04
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ORSCR26IntroIn memoriam: Evangeline Mary Kelsch "Vange" Bigham, 1945-2018.
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2019-03-01
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ORSB154IntroDirects Department of Education to conduct study to determine which statewide summative test to administer to students in grade 11. Directs department to submit report to interim committee of Legislative Assembly no later than September 15, 2020. Sun...
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2019-02-27
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ORSB428IntroDirects Secretary of State to conduct audit of use of statewide summative assessment in public schools in this state. Requires Secretary of State to submit report to Superintendent of Public Instruction and interim legislative committees no later tha...
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2019-02-27
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ORSB433IntroModifies process for revising form or notice sent to parents or adult students regarding statewide standardized assessments. Adds additional assessments to list of assessments subject to form and notice requirements. Clarifies process for completing ...
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2019-02-27
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