24:05:31:06. Limitation on reimbursement. The cost of reimbursement described in § 24:05:31:05 may be reduced or denied if:
(1) At the most recent individualized education program team meeting that the parents attended before removal of the child from the public school:
(a) The parents did not inform the individualized education program team that they were rejecting the placement proposed by the school district to provide a free appropriate public education to their child, including stating their concerns and their intent to enroll their child in a private school at public expense; or
(b) At least ten business days, including any holidays that occur on a business day, before the removal of the child from the public school, the parents did not give written notice to the school district of the information described in subsection (a);
(2) Before the parents’ removal of the child from the public school, the school district informed the parents, through the notice requirements described in chapter 24:05:30, of its intent to evaluate the child, including a statement of the purpose of the evaluation that was appropriate and reasonable, but the parents did not make the child available for the evaluation; or
(3) Upon a judicial finding of unreasonableness with respect to actions taken by the parents.
Source: 26 SDR 150, effective May 22, 2000; 33 SDR 236, effective July 5, 2007.
General Authority: SDCL 13-37-1.1.
Law Implemented: SDCL 13-37-1.1.
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