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Adoption, Amendment, or Repeal of Rules

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Initial Proposals The text of an initial proposal is posted here after the State Board votes to approve it.
Ed 505.07 and Ed 610.02

Professional Education Requirements

Ed 507.19 and Ed 614.08

Specialist in Assessment of Intellectual Functioning (SAIF)

There was a public hearing on May 26, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. at Northeast Delta Dental, Two Delta Dental Drive, Concord, NH 03301

Ed 507.40 – Ed 507.45 and Ed 612.08 – Ed 612.13

Special Education Categoricals

There was a public hearing on March 24, 2016.

Ed 507.48 and Ed 612.31 Family and Consumer Science Education Teacher and Preparation Program

There was a public hearing on March 24, 2016.

Ed 1100

NH Rules for the Education of Children with Disabilities

There will be a public hearing on June 16, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. at the Department of Education, 101 Pleasant Street, Concord, NH.
Deadline for written comment is June 24, 2016.

Final Proposals The text of a final proposal is posted here after the State Board votes to approve it.
For more information on filing Final Proposals.
Ed 506.07 and Ed 614.15

Special Education Administrator

Ed 507.15 and Ed 612.16

Health Educator/Health Education

Conditional Approval The text of a conditional approval has been approved by Joint Legislative Committee on Administrative Rules (JLCAR) and the State Board. The Staff Attorney at Legislative Services will review for compliance and the Director will issue a letter to the State Board.
Adopted Rule The text of an adopted rule is posted here after the Joint Legislative Committee on Administrative Rules votes on the rule and the State Board adopts the rule but before the publication of the rule.
Ed 306.31, Ed 306.37, Ed 306.40, Ed 306.41, Ed 306.42, Ed 306.43, Ed 306.45, Ed 306.46, Ed 306.47, and Ed 306.48

Minimum Standards For Public School Approval: Arts Education Program; English/Language Arts and Reading Program; Health Education Program; Physical Education Program; Information and Communication Technologies Program; Mathematics Program; Science Education Program; Social Studies Program; Technology/Engineering Education Program; and World Languages Program

Ed 318 and Ed 319 Charter School and Open Enrollment Schools

Ed 506.05 and
Ed 614.13

Curriculum Administrator
Ed 506.04 and Ed 506.08 Principal
Ed 507.16 and Ed 612.21 Physical Education
Ed 1200 Child Restraint
  The text of published rules for Education are found at Administrative Rules and Table of Content and at


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