78th Oregon Legislative Assembly -

2015 Regular Session

https://olis.leg.state.or.us/liz/2015r1

Click the link above to keep track of each bill and its progress.  As information becomes available to us, we will keep you informed.


New proposed 2015 charter bills for the 2015 legislative session:


HB 2150

Requires district extended ADMw to be calculated by considering students in public charter
schools to be students in nonchartered public schools.
Allows Superintendent of Public Instruction to withhold payments from State School Fund for
amounts school district had received when extended ADMw for students in public charter schools
and students in nonchartered public schools were calculated separately.
Declares emergency, effective July 1, 2015.

HB 2767

Requires district extended ADMw to be calculated by considering students in public charter
schools to be students in nonchartered public schools.
Allows Superintendent of Public Instruction to withhold payments from State School Fund for
amounts school district had received when extended ADMw for students in public charter schools
and students in nonchartered public schools were calculated separately.
Declares emergency, effective July 1, 2015.

HB 2771 

Requires sponsor of public charter school to pay school amount per ADMw that is equal to
amount received by sponsoring school district or by school district where public charter school is
located.
Directs school district to transfer grants to public charter school based on criteria school district
uses to transfer grants to other public schools in school district.
Considers transportation costs incurred by public charter school to be same as transportation
costs incurred by school district.
Declares emergency, effective July 1, 2015.

HB 2772 

Provides that certain grants and distributions of moneys must be awarded directly to public
charter school, or must be transferred to public charter school in amount equal to general purpose
grant distribution percentage or based on other agreement.
Declares emergency, effective on passage.

HB 2773 

Provides that any right to sue or to appeal or other judicial review related to public charter
schools or provided by other law may not be waived by contract.
Declares emergency, effective on passage.

HB 2170 

Reduces average daily membership for students enrolled in virtual public charter school for
purpose of making State School Fund distributions.
Declares emergency, effective July 1, 2015.

HB 2186 

Provides that core teaching standards apply to public charter schools.
Takes effect July 1, 2016.

HB 2774 

Allows person without administrative license to be superintendent, or assistant superintendent,
of public school, public charter school or virtual public charter school. Requires superintendent or
assistant superintendent who does not have administrative license to complete, within one year of
being hired, program conducted by professional organization of school administrators.

SB 111 

Prohibits school district or public charter school from advancing student beyond third grade if
student is not reading at or above third grade level. Requires that written notice be provided to
parent or guardian. Allows waiver under specified circumstances.
Allows student achievement grants to be used for intervention techniques and other programs
or techniques that assist student in improving student’s reading grade level.
Takes effect July 1, 2016.