File No. 35247
This rule was published in the October 1, 2011, issue (Vol. 2011, No. 19) of the Utah State Bulletin.
Athletes and Students with Head Injuries
Notice of Proposed Rule
DAR File No.: 35247
Filed: 09/15/2011 06:26:13 PM
Purpose of the rule or reason for the change:
The purpose of this new rule is to provide standards and procedures to direct local education agencies (LEAs) in the development and implementation of traumatic head injury policies consistent with Title 26, Chapter 53.
Summary of the rule or change:
This new rule provides definitions, Utah State Board of Education (Board) and Utah State Office of Education (USOE) responsibilities, and LEA responsibilities.
State statutory or constitutional authorization for this rule:
- Subsection 53A-1-401(3)
Anticipated cost or savings to:
the state budget:
There are no anticipated costs or savings to the state budget. Responsibilities of the Board and the USOE will be administered by existing staff and within existing budget.
There are no anticipated costs or savings to local government. Although LEAs are required to establish policies and provide training to to agents, responsibilities will be administered by existing LEA staff and within existing LEA budgets.
There are no anticipated costs or savings to small businesses. This rule applies to public education and does not affect businesses.
persons other than small businesses, businesses, or local governmental entities:
There are no anticipated costs or savings to persons other than small businesses, businesses, or local government entities. Parents and students will be advised of an LEAs traumatic head injury policy.
Compliance costs for affected persons:
There are no compliance costs for affected persons. The Board/USOE and LEAs will act consistent with this rule.
Comments by the department head on the fiscal impact the rule may have on businesses:
I have reviewed this rule and I see no fiscal impact on businesses.
Larry K. Shumway, State Superintendent
The full text of this rule may be inspected, during regular business hours, at the Division of Administrative Rules, or at:Education
250 E 500 S
SALT LAKE CITY, UT 84111-3272
Direct questions regarding this rule to:
- Carol Lear at the above address, by phone at 801-538-7835, by FAX at 801-538-7768, or by Internet E-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org
Interested persons may present their views on this rule by submitting written comments to the address above no later than 5:00 p.m. on:
This rule may become effective on:
Carol Lear, Director, School Law and Legislation
R277. Education, Administration.
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For questions regarding the content or application of this rule, please contact Carol Lear at the above address, by phone at 801-538-7835, by FAX at 801-538-7768, or by Internet E-mail at email@example.com.