24:43:08:04. Application timelines. An approved waiver shall take effect at the beginning of the next school fiscal year on July 1. The department must receive an application for a waiver at least 60 days prior to the start of a new school fiscal year July 1. A district may petition the secretary for consideration of an alternate effective date that is at least 60 days after the department receives its application for a waiver. The secretary shall consider the quality of the application and the extent of its intended outcomes on student learning and enhancement of student opportunity in determining whether to grant the alternate effective date for an approved waiver.
Source: 31 SDR 178, adopted May 4, 2005, effective July 1, 2005.
General Authority: SDCL 13-3-1.4, 13-5-34.
Law Implemented: SDCL 13-5-34.
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