Alliance Legislative Updates

Please click on the links below to read the “Legislative Update” section of our monthly e-newsletter, The Independent Voice.
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October 2019

September 2019

August 2019

July 2019: A Review of the 2019 Legislative Session

June 2019

May 2019: Newsletter Article & Legislative Update

April 2019

Former Alliance President Jim Bauer’s opinion editorial published in The Oregonian on April 3, 2019

March 2019

February 2019

January 2019

November/December 2018

October 2018

September 2018

August 2018

Please direct any legislative questions to info@oaicu.org.

Oregon State Legislature Information

Oregon’s 2020 legislative session will begin on February 3, 2020 and end on March 8, 2020.

Main Oregon State Legislature Webpage

Oregon Legislature Press Releases & News

2020 Legislative Session Information
(Note: To access information about a specific bill, click on the”Bills” icon
and search by bill number, text, or sponsor)

2019 Legislative Session Information
(Note: To access information about a specific bill, click on the”Bills” icon
and search by bill number, text, or sponsor)

NAICU Resources

The National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities (NAICU) is the only national organization solely focused on representing private, nonprofit higher education on public policy issues in Washington, D.C.  As one of the six major presidential higher education associations, NAICU’s institutional membership is comprised of presidents from accredited private, nonprofit colleges and universities. 

NAICU’s Main Webpage

NAICU’s Summary of Federal Higher Education Issues (as of October 2019)

NAICU’s Index of Issue Briefs

NAICU’s 2018-19 Federal Student Aid Programs Report: Oregon

NAICU’s 2018-19 Federal Student Aid Programs Report: Oregon By Sector

NAICU’s 2018-19 Federal Student Aid Programs Report: Alliance Institutions