2015 ORS 343.247¹
Special Education Account

(1) There is established in the General Fund a separate account to be known as the Special Education Account. All moneys received by the Department of Education under this section shall be deposited in the State Treasury to the credit of the account and appropriated continuously for purposes of ORS 343.261 (Instruction of certain hospitalized children), 343.961 (Responsibility for costs of education of children in day and residential treatment programs) and 346.010 (Training and educational services for children who are deaf). The account shall be divided into two subaccounts:

(a) A subaccount for education under ORS 343.261 (Instruction of certain hospitalized children) and 343.961 (Responsibility for costs of education of children in day and residential treatment programs).

(b) A subaccount for education under ORS 346.010 (Training and educational services for children who are deaf).

(2) If the amount credited under subsection (1)(a) of this section and the General Fund appropriation for these programs are not adequate to meet costs, the Department of Education shall submit a revised budget to the Legislative Assembly or, if the Legislative Assembly is not in session, the Emergency Board. [1985 c.555 §8; 1993 c.45 §215]

Chapter 343

Notes of Decisions

As handicapped children are entitled under this chapter to receive special educa­tion and related services free of charge, where private residential place­ment for handicapped child has been found necessary, tui­tion expense must be borne by school district, and this obliga­tion is not limited to school year. Mahoney v. Adm. Sch. Dist. No. 1, 42 Or App 665, 601 P2d 826 (1979)


1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 343—Special Education and Other Specialized Education Services, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors343.­html (2015) (last ac­cessed Jul. 16, 2016).
 
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2015, Chapter 343, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano343.­html (2015) (last ac­cessed Jul. 16, 2016).
 
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