DAR File No. 40798
This rule was published in the October 1, 2016, issue (Vol. 2016, No. 19) of the Utah State Bulletin.
Notice of Proposed Rule
DAR File No.: 40798
Filed: 09/15/2016 05:44:19 PM
Purpose of the rule or reason for the change:
Repealing Rule R280-200 is in response to H.B. 325, Office of Rehabilitation Services Amendments, from the 2016 General Session. Effective 10/01/2016, state law provides for the Utah State Office of Rehabilitation (USOR) to move from under the direction of the Utah State Board of Education (Board) and Superintendent to under the direction of the Department of Workforce Services and its executive director, at which time the Board will no longer have statutory and rulemaking authority over the USOR.
Summary of the rule or change:
Rule R280-200 is repealed in its entirety.
Statutory or constitutional authorization for this rule:
- Section 53A-1-401
- Section 53A-24-105
Anticipated cost or savings to:
the state budget:
Rule R280-200 is repealed in its entirety, which likely will not result in a cost or savings to the state budget.
Rule R280-200 is repealed in its entirety, which likely will not result in a cost or savings to local government.
Rule R280-200 is repealed in its entirety, which likely will not result in a cost or savings to small businesses.
persons other than small businesses, businesses, or local governmental entities:
Rule R280-200 is repealed in its entirety, which likely will not result in a cost or savings to persons other than small businesses, businesses, or local government entities.
Compliance costs for affected persons:
Rule R280-200 is repealed in its entirety, which likely will not result in any compliance costs for affected persons.
Comments by the department head on the fiscal impact the rule may have on businesses:
To the best of my knowledge, there should be no fiscal impact on businesses as a result of the amendments to this rule.
Sydnee Dickson, State Superintendent
The full text of this rule may be inspected, during regular business hours, at the Office of Administrative Rules, or at:Education
250 E 500 S
SALT LAKE CITY, UT 84111-3272
Direct questions regarding this rule to:
- Angela Stallings at the above address, by phone at 801-538-7656, 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:
Angela Stallings, Associate Superintendent, Policy and Communication
R280. Education, Rehabilitation.
R280-200-1. Authority and Purpose.
A. This rule is authorized by Section 53A-24-105 which
permits the Utah State Board of Education to administer funds
made available for vocational rehabilitation and independent
living. B. The purpose of this rule is to establish the standards
and procedures for the Utah State Office of
R280-200-2. Standards and Procedures for Vocational
A. The Utah State Office of Rehabilitation shall adopt
and incorporate by reference within this rule the standards and
procedures of: the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, P.L. 102-569
(amended in 1998). B. In addition, the Utah State Office of Rehabilitation
shall conduct the Rehabilitation Program consistent
with: (1) All state plans which are required and submitted
under P.L. 102-569, including those for Vocational
Rehabilitation, Title VI C, and Independent Living Rehabilitation
Services and (2) The Case Service Manual for the Vocational
Rehabilitation Program, developed by the Utah State Office of
Rehabilitation, 2012, available from the Utah State Office of
Rehabilitation and from vocational rehabilitation counselors
employed by the Utah State Office of Rehabilitation.
R280-200-3. Board Approval for Federal Funding Requests.
A. The Utah State Office of Rehabilitation shall not make
application for new federal grants or reallotment funding without
prior approval of the Utah State Board of Education. As part of
the approval process, the Utah State Office of Rehabilitation
shall sufficiently inform the Utah State Board of Education about
the implications of all match and maintenance of effort (MOE)
requirements. B. The Utah State Office of Rehabilitation may not borrow
ahead from future federal or state years without approval from
the Utah State Board of Education.
KEY: vocational education, rehabilitation
Date of Enactment or Last Substantive Amendment: May 8,
Notice of Continuation: April 8, 2013
Authorizing, and Implemented or Interpreted Law:
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