Youth, Rights & Justice drafted SB 553-A to dramatically reduce the use of suspension and expulsion in grades K-5 in Oregon. The Governor signed SB 553 on June 2nd! Press release here and Oregonian article here.
SB 741-A will promote decisionn-making in the best interests of children in cases involving adoption and long-term foster care placements. The Ways and Means Human Services Subcommittee has scheduled a work session for June 16th.