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HECC Administrative Rules and Statutes

Oregon Revised Statutes pertaining to the HECC

Oregon Revised Statutes (ORS) incorporate all laws and changes to laws enacted by the Oregon Legislative Assembly. The ORS is published every 2 years. Statutes pertaining to the HECC can be found in:

Oregon Administrative Rules pertaining to the HECC

Oregon Administrative Rules (OAR) are "any agency directive, standard, regulation, or statement of general applicability that implements, interprets or prescribes law or policy, or describes the procedure or practice requirements of any agency," (ORS 183.310(9)). Agencies can adopt, amend, repeal or renumber rules temporarily or permanently by following procedures outlined in the Oregon Attorney General's Administrative Law Manual. 

The HECC OARs can be found in four chapters:

Public Hearings on Proposed Administrative Rules

Proposed rule changes are open for public comment and input for a specified period of time. Comments can be submitted to the agency rules coordinator at kelly.d.zinck@oregon.gov. Subscribe to receive email notifications of public hearings on proposed rules.

​​Chapter ​Rule Caption ​​Public Hearing Date (if applicable) ​Proposed Rule Text and Notice Forms ​​Last Day for Public Comment
​583, 589, and 715 ​Student Complaints against public universities, community colleges, private non-profit institutions, and private career schools. ​October 17, 2017 Proposed Rule Text​ and Public Notice November 30, 2017
​575 ​Implement cost controls for Oregon Promise program, as provided by Senate Bill 1032 (2017) ​December 19, 2017 ​December 26, 2017

Recently Adopted Rules

Recent permanent and temporary rules approved and filed with the Secretary of State.

​​Chapter ​Title of Rule(s) ​Published Rule Text ​​Effective Date
​715 ​Distribution of Engineering Technology Sustaining Funds to Oregon public universities. Temporary Rule Text ​October 20, 2017
​575 ​​Implement cost controls for Oregon Promise Program, as provided by SB 1032 (2017).  ​​Temporary Rule Text​ ​​August 11, 2017
​​589 ​Changes to when Growth Management Component of Community College Support Fund Distribution Methodology is applied.​ Permanent Rule Text ​​July 1, 2017
​715 ​Increases maximum student enrollment fee, establishes fact page disclosure requirement, and increases school license fees. Permanent Rule Text ​January 1, 2017
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