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13-27-8Appeal on attendance matters to state board--Burden of proof--Finality of decision.

Any parent or guardian of a student denied a certificate pursuant to §§ 13-27-6 and 13-27-6.1 or who has had a certificate revoked pursuant to § 13-27-7 who is dissatisfied with the decision of the school board may appeal the matter to the South Dakota Board of Education Standards who shall conduct a hearing pursuant to chapter 1-26. In the hearing the burden of proving noncompliance with § 13-27-3 shall be upon the secretary of the Department of Education. The state board's decision shall be final as to the secretary's right of appeal.

Source: SDC 1939, § 15.3202; SL 1955, ch 41, ch 15, § 2; SL 1971, ch 116, § 4; SL 1981, ch 141, § 4; SL 1985, ch 401 (Ex. Ord. 85-3); SL 2003, ch 272 (Ex. Ord. 03-1), § 63; SL 2017, ch 81, § 57.

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