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JUL
20
2020

OSA 2019 End of Session Report

You can view OSA’s report from the end of the 2019 long legislative session here.
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JUL
20
2020

2020 OSA End of Session Report

You can view OSA’s end of session report for the 2020 short session here.
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MAR
08
2018

Oregon Student Association Legislative Session Wrap Up

The Oregon Student Association had a successful short session passing 10 of 12 priority issues. PASSED Senate Bill 1563 – Tuition Equity 3.0 Removes requirement that students who are not citizens or lawful permanent residents apply for official federal identification document to
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SEP
05
2017

OSA Statement on Termination of DACA

This is a sad day for Oregon, especially the many undocumented students OSA works for. Today, the Trump administration announced the termination of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) Program. The DACA program has served as a critical lifeline for nearly 11,000
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JUL
10
2017

Capitol Update

Introduction On 7/7/17 the Oregon Legislature passed resolutions to Sine Die, otherwise known as adjourn session. This report is a snapshot of the student victories and missed opportunities. Students were at the center of Oregon politics and were represented at the capitol every
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JUN
09
2017
MAY
05
2017

Mid Session Report

Click here to read the Mid Session Review!
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MAY
04
2017

Media Statement

Click here to read OSA’s media statement on proposed revenue plan.
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APR
03
2017

Capitol Update

Priority Issues   Cultural Competency HB 2864 The association has been focusing much of its legislative capacity towards cultural competency in the last couple weeks. We have been working with the Universities and community colleges on agreeing on a cost for the components
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MAR
14
2017

Capitol Update

Capitol Update   Priority Issues Cultural Competency HB 2864 Since the hearing a couple weeks ago, OSA staff and Lobby Corps have been following up work with a variety of stakeholders to make sure we are addressing questions and concerns. We are looking to have a work session
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