2017 ORS 348.607¹
Fee for exemption application
  • prohibition on requirements for religious exemption

(1)(a) The Higher Education Coordinating Commission may impose a fee on a school that applies for an exemption under ORS 348.604 (Exemption from ORS 348.594 to 348.615).

(b) The amount of the fee may not exceed the actual cost to the commission of determining the school’s compliance with the requirements for an exemption under ORS 348.604 (Exemption from ORS 348.594 to 348.615), and may not exceed $1,000.

(2) Except as provided in ORS 348.604 (Exemption from ORS 348.594 to 348.615) or 348.608 (Certification by exempt school) or section 6, chapter 546, Oregon Laws 2005, the commission may not impose requirements for a religious exemption from ORS 348.594 (Definitions for ORS 348.594 to 348.615) to 348.615 (Appeal procedure). [2005 c.546 §4; 2007 c.325 §5; 2011 c.637 §184; 2013 c.593 §2]

Note: See second note under 348.597 (Applicability of ORS 348.594 to 348.615).

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 348—Student Aid; Education Stability Fund; Planning, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors348.­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.