Whether use of the alternate form will reduce unnecessary or confusing paperwork.
Within 10 days of the established date of submission of the alternate form for approval, the Department will decide:
Whether the alternate form is approved or disapproved; and
Any conditions that apply to the use of the alternate form.
A school district may ask for a reconsideration of the decision within 30 days of receiving the Department’s decision in subsection (3). The Department will issue a written response to the district of the reconsideration within 30 days of receiving the request.
If a school district changes or modifies the approved alternate form, the district must submit the form for approval before its use.
The decisions of the Department under this rule are final.