2018 Regular Session
|At the request of:|
|Chief Sponsors:||Senator Dembrow, Representative Hernandez, Alonso Leon, Senator Courtney|
|Regular Sponsors:||Senator Burdick, Frederick, Gelser, Hass, Manning Jr, Monnes Anderson, Monroe, Prozanski, Riley, Roblan, Steiner Hayward, Wagner, Representative Fahey, Greenlick, Helm, Holvey, Sanchez, Sollman (Presession filed.)|
|Bill Title:||Relating to state benefits for undocumented individuals; declaring an emergency.|
Removes requirement that students who are not citizens or lawful permanent residents apply for official federal identification document to be eligible for exemption from paying nonresident tuition at public universities.
Permits public universities, Oregon Health and Science University and community colleges] Higher Education Coordinating Commission to provide scholarships and other financial aid to students who are not citizens or lawful permanent residents. Permits Oregon Health and Science University and community colleges] to exempt from paying nonresident tuition students who are not citizens or lawful permanent residents. Declares emergency, effective on passage.
|Fiscal Impact:||No Fiscal Impact|
|Revenue Impact:||No Revenue Impact|
|Measure Analysis:||Staff Measure Summary / Impact Statements|
|Current Location:||In House Committee|
|Current Committee:||House Committee On Higher Education and Workforce Development|