OSBA offices temporarily close, but staff and advice still available
Senate General Government and Accountability Committee holds work session on:
Posting instructions for accessing records of public meetings (SB 317).
Senate Human Services Committee holds work session on:
Limiting districts’ ability to put students in abbreviated day programs (SB 263).
House Education committee holds work session on:
Establishing Task Force on the High School Graduation and College and Career Readiness Act (HB 2246).
Developing ethnic studies standards (HB 2845).
Allowing social workers to act as school counselors (HB 3395).
Studying how to stabilize school funding
Establishing Task Force on Assessments of Children Who Are Deaf or Hard of Hearing
Requiring annual report from Teachers Standards and Practices Commission (HB 3351).
Prohibiting education legislation (HB 3208).
Creating behavior intervention plans (HB 3318).
Convening ELL advisory group (HB 3358).
Senate Workforce Committee holds work session on:
Changing PERS rules (SB 559 and SB 560).
House Early Childhood and Family Supports Committee holds possible work session on:
Adding kindergarten teachers in high-poverty schools (HB 2957).
House Higher Education and Workforce Development Committee holds work session on:
Revising requirements for accelerated college credit programs (HB 2313).
Senate Education Committee holds work session on:
Updating references to ESSA (SB 20).
Implementing Measure 98 (SB 353).
Providing services for charter schools (SB 209).
Directing use of school facilities by private tutors (SB 1002).
Adding naturalization test questions to diploma requirements (SB 1038).
Testing school facilities for environmental hazards (SB 1047).
Last day for policy committees to move measures introduced in their chamber. The deadline does not apply to Ways and Means, revenue, and rules committees.
Items may be added to committee agendas during the week. The Oregon Legislature keeps an updated page of committee agendas at: olis.leg.state.or.us/LIZ/Committees/Meeting/List
- Jake Arnold
Communications and news specialist