DAR File No. 32255
This filing was published in the 01/15/2009, issue, Vol. 2009, No. 2, of the Utah State Bulletin.
Utah State Board of Education Protected Documents
NOTICE OF PROPOSED RULE
DAR File No.: 32255
Filed: 12/30/2008, 01:14
Received by: NL
Purpose of the rule or reason for the change:
The purpose of this new rule is to provide for a protected process to ensure efficient, confidential, and fair development of request for proposals (RFPs) within the Utah State Office of Education (USOE).
Summary of the rule or change:
This new rule provides definitions, procedures in preparing and releasing RFPs, and RFP-like proposals or grants, and procedures for maintaining the fairness and confidentiality of RFP and RFP-like proposals or grants prior to release by the USOE.
State statutory or constitutional authorization for this rule:
Anticipated cost or savings to:
the state budget:
There are no anticipated costs or savings to the state budget. The new procedures and process merely provide for confidentiality of RFP and RFP-like proposals or grants for which the USOE is responsible prior to release by the USOE. The development process does not require separate funding.
There are no anticipated costs or savings to local government. This new rule provides procedures for confidentiality of RFPs and RFP-like proposals or grants which do not require any costs to school districts or schools.
small businesses and persons other than businesses:
There are no anticipated costs or savings to small businesses AND persons other than businesses. Procedures in place for ensuring confidentiality of RFPs and RFP-like proposals or grants do not add costs or save money for small businesses AND persons other than businesses.
Compliance costs for affected persons:
There are no compliance costs for affected persons. The procedures for maintaining a confidential and fair process for the development of RFPs and RFP-like proposals or grants does not involve any costs.
Comments by the department head on the fiscal impact the rule may have on businesses:
I have reviewed this rule and I see no fiscal impact on businesses. Patti Harrington, State Superintendent of Public Instruction
The full text of this rule may be inspected, during regular business hours, at the Division of Administrative Rules, or at:
250 E 500 S
SALT LAKE CITY UT 84111-3272
Direct questions regarding this rule to:
Carol Lear at the above address, by phone at 801-538-7835, by FAX at 801-538-7768, or by Internet E-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org
Interested persons may present their views on this rule by submitting written comments to the address above no later than 5:00 p.m. on:
This rule may become effective on:
Carol Lear, Director, School Law and Legislation
R277. Education, Administration.
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For questions regarding the content or application of this rule, please contact Carol Lear at the above address, by phone at 801-538-7835, by FAX at 801-538-7768, or by Internet E-mail at email@example.com
For questions about the rulemaking process, please contact the Division of Administrative Rules (801-538-3764). Please Note: The Division of Administrative Rules is NOT able to answer questions about the content or application of these administrative rules.
Last modified: 01/13/2009 6:22 PM