2011 ORS § 343.293¹
Local advisory councils on special education
  • duties

(1) Every school district, combination of districts or education service district that operates or plans to operate a program of special education under ORS 343.035 (Definitions) and 343.221 (Special education required) may appoint one or more local advisory councils consisting primarily of parents of children being served in special education programs.

(2) Each advisory council shall select its own chairperson and vice chairperson and fix the duties of its officers.

(3) Each local advisory council shall review all aspects of the special program and report to the district school board, or boards or to the education service district board. The local council shall also make recommendations to the Superintendent of Public Instruction as to appointments to the State Advisory Council for Special Education. [Formerly 343.525; 1989 c.158 §3]