2017 ORS 334.177¹
Expenditure of percentage of amounts received on services

(1) As used in this section, “local revenues of an education service district” has the meaning given that term in ORS 327.019 (State School Fund distribution computations for education service districts) but does not include any local revenues distributed under ORS 327.019 (State School Fund distribution computations for education service districts) (8).

(2) An education service district board shall expend at least 90 percent of all amounts received from the State School Fund and at least 90 percent of all amounts considered to be local revenues of an education service district on services or programs that have been approved by the component school districts of the education service district through the resolution process described in ORS 334.175 (Core services).

(3)(a) Notwithstanding subsection (2) of this section, the school district board of a school district that is located in a region described in ORS 334.013 (Composition of education service districts) (1)(a), (e) or (i) may request in writing that a percentage of the amounts identified in subsection (2) of this section be distributed to the school district for any purpose identified by the school district board.

(b) A school district board that makes a request under paragraph (a) of this subsection:

(A) Must make the request to the education service district board by November 1 of the year prior to the school year for which the request is being made; and

(B) Must designate the percentage of the amounts identified in subsection (2) of this section that will be distributed to the school district.

(c) The education service district board:

(A) Shall approve a request submitted as provided by this subsection; and

(B) Shall determine the amounts attributable to the school district and eligible for distribution based on the weighted average daily membership (ADMw) of the school district for which the request was made.

(d) For each school year for which a school district receives a distribution as provided by this subsection:

(A) The school district may act only in an advisory capacity for decisions made in relation to the governance of the education service district if the school district board designates a percentage under paragraph (a) of this subsection that is greater than 50 percent but less than 100 percent; and

(B) Notwithstanding ORS 334.015 (Withdrawal of school district) and 334.019 (Rejoining of school district), the school district shall be considered to have withdrawn from the education service district in the manner provided by ORS 334.015 (Withdrawal of school district) if the school district board designates a percentage under paragraph (a) of this subsection that is 100 percent.

(4) An education service district board shall expend 100 percent of all amounts received from the School Improvement Fund on services or programs that have been approved by the component school districts of the education service district through the resolution process described in ORS 334.175 (Core services).

(5) The expenditure requirements of this section apply only to amounts retained by the education service district after making any distributions required under ORS 327.019 (State School Fund distribution computations for education service districts) (9). [2001 c.695 §27; 2001 c.695 §29; 2007 c.578 §4; 2009 c.705 §1; 2011 c.705 §11; 2013 c.751 §§1,3,5]

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 334—Education Service Districts, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors334.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
 
2 OregonLaws.org contains the con­tents of Volume 21 of the ORS, inserted along­side the per­tin­ent statutes. See the preface to the ORS An­no­ta­tions for more information.
 
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.