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The Week Ahead

Feb. 24, 5 p.m. Members of the Joint Ways and Means Committee attend budget-focused town hall at Southern Oregon University in Ashland.

Feb. 25, 2 p.m. Members of the Joint Ways and Means Committee attend budget-focused town hall at Lane Community College in Eugene.

Feb. 27, 8:30 a.m. Joint Ways and Means Education Subcommittee holds public hearing on Chief Education Office (SB 5522) and Teacher Standards and Practices Commission (HB 5038).

Feb. 27, 3 p.m. House Education Committee holds public hearing on providing funding for instruction of talented and gifted children (HB 2419) and establishing a task force on out-of-school youths (HB 2657).

Feb. 28, 8:30 a.m. Joint Ways and Means Education Subcommittee holds public hearing on the Department of Education (SB 5516) and the State School Fund (SB 5517).

March 1, 8:30 a.m. Joint Ways and Means Education Subcommittee holds public hearing on the Department of Education (SB 5516) and the State School Fund (SB 5517).

March 1, 3 p.m. House Education Committee holds work session on requiring instruction in civics and financial literacy (HB 2219, HJR 14 and HB 2229).

March 2, 8:30 a.m. Joint Ways and Means Education Subcommittee holds public hearing on the Department of Education (SB 5516) and the State School Fund (SB 5517).

March 2, 3 p.m. Senate Education Committee holds public hearing on allowing people with pending teaching licenses to teach in public schools (SB 205), identifying outside groups eligible for education-related grants (SB 286) and increasing effectiveness of agriculture classes (SB 230).

March 3 Revised Oregon plan for Every Student Succeeds Act posted for 30 days of public comment.

March 3, 6 p.m. Members of the Joint Ways and Means Committee attend budget-focused town hall at Port of Tillamook Bay.

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

jarnold@osba.org