ORS 343.565¹
Definitions for ORS 343.565 to 343.595

As used in ORS 343.565 (Definitions for ORS 343.565 to 343.595) to 343.595 (Requirement that textbook publishers supply material in format from which Braille version can be produced):

(1) “Braille” means the system of reading and writing through touch commonly known as standard English Braille.

(2) “Student who is blind” means an individual who:

(a) Is eligible for special education due to visual impairment; or

(b) Has a medically indicated expectation of visual deterioration. [1993 c.380 §2; 1999 c.989 §28]

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 (2019) (last ac­cessed May 16, 2020).
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2019, Chapter 343, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano343.­html (2019) (last ac­cessed May 16, 2020).
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. Currency Information