BEFORE THE BOARD OF PUBLIC EDUCATION
OF THE STATE OF MONTANA
TO: All Concerned Persons
1. On October 15, 2009, the Board of Public Education published MAR Notice No. 10-57-253 pertaining to the public hearing on the proposed adoption and amendment of the above-stated rules at page 1712 of the 2009 Montana Administrative Register, Issue Number 19.
2. The board has adopted NEW RULE I (10.57.438) as proposed.
3. The board has amended the following rules as proposed: ARM 10.57.102, 10.57.201, 10.57.204, 10.57.215, 10.57.301, 10.57.413, 10.57.420, 10.57.425, 10.57.426, and 10.57.437.
4. The board has thoroughly considered the comments and testimony received. A summary of the comments received and the board's response are as follows:
COMMENT #1: Eric Feaver, on behalf of MEA-MFT, stated that he supported the rules as written.
RESPONSE #1: The board thanks Mr. Feaver for his support.
/s/ Steve Meloy /s/ Patty Myers
Steve Meloy Patty Myers, Chairperson
Rule Reviewer Board of Public Education
Certified to the Secretary of State November 16, 2009.