2017 Legislative Session Resources

During each legislative session, the HECC presents to legislative committees and advises the Oregon LegislatureGovernor, and Chief Education Office on topics of critical concern to Oregon higher education, working in close collaboration with campus leaders and partners.​

Session Summary Materials

This Legislative Report provides an overview of a selection of key legislative investments and bills approved during Oregon’s 2015 Legislative Session, including approved bills, an overview of the 2015-17 biennial budget, and an appendix with historical budget information:

Additional summaries of featured legislative work can be found in the HECC Collaborations e-newsletter.​


Find Information on the Biennial Budget Process  

2017 Sponsored Legislation

Legislative Concepts

Testimony and Presentations

​Presentations below are a selection of overview presentations, and do not reflect all testimony of the HECC.

Presentations to the Joint Ways and Means, Education Subcommittee
Presentations to the House Committee on Higher Education and Workforce Development

Staff Updates to the Commission

HECC staff regularly update the Commission on legislative activity at its public meetings. 

More information coming soon.