HB 2984

  • Oregon House Bill
  • 2021 Regular Session
  • Introduced in House Jan 21, 2021
  • House
  • Senate
  • Governor

Relating to academic credits at public institutions of higher education.

Abstract

Requires public institutions of higher education to award academic credit in each instance in which enrolled student completed high school class or participated in high school program that offered learning and experiences comparable to introductory communications, public speaking or argumentation course offered at institution. Requires institution to award two academic credits to each student who participated in DECA program, FFA program or speech and debate program for two or three years while at high school. Requires institution to award four academic credits to each student who participated in DECA program, FFA program or speech and debate program for four years while at high school. Prohibits institution from requiring these students to take introductory communications, public speaking or argumentation course offered at institution as prerequisite for taking more advanced courses at institution.

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Jan 26, 2021

House

Referred to Education.

Jan 21, 2021

House

First reading. Referred to Speaker's desk.

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