2017 ORS 341.317¹
Educational services to inmates at correctional institutions
  • reimbursement

(1) Reimbursement from the Community College Support Fund established in ORS 341.620 (Community College Support Fund) may be made available to community colleges that deliver educational services to inmates confined to the state-operated correctional facilities and to locally operated correctional facilities. The reimbursement shall be distributed as directed in ORS 341.626 (Distribution of state aid) and the rules of the Higher Education Coordinating Commission.

(2) The commission shall review and approve services to correctional institutions at least once biennially.

(3) The enrollment limitation, as provided by ORS 341.022 (Maximum reimbursable enrollments in nondistrict areas), does not apply to persons receiving services under this section.

(4) Reimbursement from the Community College Support Fund established in ORS 341.620 (Community College Support Fund) may not be made available to community colleges for delivering educational services to inmates confined in federal prisons. Neither shall local property taxes be used to support the services. A host community college shall support the services through a contractual arrangement with the federal government. [1987 c.204 §3; 1989 c.256 §1; 1995 c.67 §15; 2013 c.747 §60]

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 341—Community Colleges, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors341.­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.
 
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