Office of Accountability

Proposed Addition of Section 100.18 and Amendment of Sections 100.2(m), 100.17, 120.3, and 120.4 of the Regulations of the Commissioner, relating to New York State’s Approved ESEA Flexibility Request

The State Education Department has proposed the addition of section 100.18 and amendment of sections 100.2(m), 100.17, 120.3, and 120.4 of the Regulations of the Commissioner, relating to New York State’s Approved ESEA Flexibility Request.  A copy of the proposed amendment may be accessed at:
http://www.regents.nysed.gov/meetings/2012Meetings/June2012/612bra6.pdfpdf document

Written comments on the proposed amendment will be accepted for 60 days after the Board of Regents July 3, 2012 publication in the New York State Register (comments must be received by September 3, 2012) and may be submitted to: New York State Education Department, P-12: Office of Accountability, 55 Hanson Place – Room 445, Brooklyn, NY 11217, Attention: Public Comment on Amended Sections Related to ESEA Waiver. 

Comments may also be faxed to 718-722-2215 or emailed to accountinfo@mail.nysed.gov. We request that written public comment regarding the proposed regulations be provided using the Public Comment Submission Sheet word icon (37.5KB).

As an emergency action at the June Regents meeting, the proposed amendment will become effective July 1, 2012.  It is anticipated that the proposed amendment will be presented for adoption as a permanent rule at the September 2012 Regents meeting.

Last Updated: June 18, 2012