Wednesday, February 11, 2009

Today's Hot List

11:30am - Joint Session with House and Senate
Medal of Merit ceremonies

1:30pm in Education
Public Hearing: HB 1758 – Expanding options for students to earn high school diplomas (basically allows high school students who earn their associates degree or a professional-certificate program through Running Start to qualify for a diploma).

1:30pm in Higher Education
Public Hearing: HB 2021 – Opportunity Grants (important streamlining bill!).

3:30pm in Transportation
Work Session: Oregon’s Mileage Fee Concept and Road User Fee Pilot Program, Puget Sound Regional Council Traffic Choices Study.