ORS 351.040¹
  • removal
  • compensation and expenses of directors

(1) Directors of the State Board of Higher Education shall hold office for a term of four years except for directors who are students or faculty members at the time of appointment, whose terms shall be two years. All terms begin July 1 of the year of appointment. No person may be appointed to serve consecutively more than two full terms as a director. Any person appointed to fill a vacancy occurring prior to the expiration of any term shall be appointed for the remainder of such term.

(2) The Governor may remove any member of the board at any time for cause, after notice and public hearing, but not more than three members shall be removed within a period of four years, unless it be for corrupt conduct in office.

(3) The directors are entitled to compensation and expenses as provided in ORS 292.495 (Compensation and expenses of members of state boards and commissions). [Amended by 1961 c.167 §41; 1967 c.530 §8; 1969 c.314 §25; 1971 c.485 §3; 1973 c.379 §3; 1997 c.450 §3]

Chapter 351

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1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 351—Higher Education Generally, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­351.­html (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2007, Chapter 351, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­351ano.­htm (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
3 OregonLaws.org assembles these lists by analyzing references between Sections. Each listed item refers back to the current Section in its own text. The result reveals relationships in the code that may not have otherwise been apparent.
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