Environmental Education

House Bill 2544

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HB 2544 sets up the Environmental Literacy Task Force to help Oregon's children spend more time outdorrs and connect with the natural world.

“ The conservation community built a very effective coalition for HB 2544,and that’s what it’s all about — Oregonians getting involved in getting things done that will have impacts now and long into the future.“
--Representative Peter Buckley (D-Ashland), champion of the environmental education bill




Vote date
Yes 16 - No 14

House of Representatives

Vote date
Yes 35 - No 24
Governor Signed the bill
Yes is the pro-environment vote

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