Rule 24:05:15:02 Complaint.
24:05:15:02. Complaint. A complaint is a written signed
statement by an individual or organization, including an individual or
organization from another state, containing a statement that the department of
education or a school district has violated a requirement of federal or state
statutes, rules, or regulations that apply to a program and a statement of the
facts on which the complaint is based. The complaint must allege a violation
that occurred not more than one year before the date the complaint is received
by the department. The written signed statement shall also include:
(1) The signature and
contact information for the complainant; and
(2) If alleging violations
with respect to a specific child:
(a) The name and
address of the residence of the child;
(b) The name of the
school the child is attending;
(c) In the case of a
homeless child or youth, available contact information for the child and the
name of the school the child is attending;
(d) A description of
the nature of the problem of the child, including facts related to the problem;
(e) A proposed
resolution of the problem to the extent known and available to the party at the
time the complaint is filed.
16 SDR 41, effective September 7, 1989; 23 SDR 31, effective September 8, 1996;
26 SDR 150, effective May 22, 2000; 33 SDR 236, effective July 5, 2007.
Authority: SDCL 13-37-1.1.
Implemented: SDCL 13-37-1.1.
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