Rules in Process with the Office of Administrative Rules (OAR)

2018 Rules Published in the Utah State Bulletin

January 1

R277-705 (Amendment)
Secondary School Completion and Diplomas:

First Possible Effective Date is February 7, 2018

February

R277-404 (Amendment)
Requirements for Assessments of Student Achievement:

First Possible Effective Date is March 12, 2018

R277-415 (New Rule)
School Nurses Matching Funds:

First Possible Effective Date is March 12, 2018

R277-490 (Amendment)
Beverley Taylor Sorenson Elementary Arts Learning Program (BTSALP):

First Possible Effective Date is March 12, 2018

R277-700 (Amendment)
The Elementary and Secondary School General Core:

First Possible Effective Date is March 12, 2018

R277-708 (Amendment)
Enhancement for At-Risk Students:

First Possible Effective Date is March 12, 2018

R277-717 (Amendment)
High School Course Grading Requirements:

First Possible Effective Date is March 12, 2018

March

R277-116 (Amendment)
Audit Procedure:

First Possible Effective Date is April 9, 2018

R277-122 (Amendment)
Board of Education Procurement:

First Possible Effective Date is April 9, 2018

R277-482 (Amendment)
Charter School Timelines and Approval Processes:

First Possible Effective Date is April 9, 2018

R277-610 (Amendment)
Released-Time Classes and Public Schools:

First Possible Effective Date is April 9, 2018

R277-613 (Repeal and Reenact)
LEA Bullying, Cyber-bullying, Hazing and Harassment Policies and Training:

First Possible Effective Date is April 9, 2018

R277-709 (Amendment)
Education Programs Serving Youth in Custody:

First Possible Effective Date is April 9, 2018

R277-719 (Amendment)
Standards for Selling Foods Outside of the Reimbursable Meal in Schools:

First Possible Effective Date is April 9, 2018

April

R277-502 (Amendment) 
Educator Licensing Revisions:

First Possible Effective Date is May 8, 2018

R277-508 (Amendment and Continuation)
Substitute Teachers:

First Possible Effective Date is May 8, 2018

R277-521 (Amendment) 
National Board Certification:

First Possible Effective Date is May 8, 2018

R277-532 (Amendment and Continuation)
Evaluation of Non-Licensed Employees:

First Possible Effective Date is May 8, 2018

R277-609 (Amendment and Continuation)
Standards for Local Education Agency (LEA) Discipline Plans and Emergency Safety Interventions:

First Possible Effective Date is May 8, 2018

R277-746 (Amendment and Continuation)
Drivers Education Program:

First Possible Effective Date is May 8, 2018

R277-751 (Amendment and Continuation)
Special Education Extended School Year:

First Possible Effective Date is May 8, 2018

May

R277-113 (Amendment and Continuation) 
LEA Fiscal and Auditing Policies:

First Possible Effective Date is June 7, 2018

R277-477 (Amendment) 
Distributions of Funds from the Interest and Dividends Account and Administration of the School LAND Trust Program:

First Possible Effective Date is June 7, 2018

R277-493 (Amendment) 
Kindergarten Supplemental Enrichment Program:

First Possible Effective Date is June 7, 2018

R277-523 (Amendment) 
Teacher Salary Supplement Program:

First Possible Effective Date is June 7, 2018 

R277-533 (Amendment) 
Educator Evaluation Systems:

First Possible Effective Date is June 7, 2018

R277-613 (Amendment) 
LEA Bullying, Cyber-bullying, Hazing and Harassment Policies and Training:

First Possible Effective Date is June 7, 2018 

R277-725 (Repeal) 
Electronic High School:

First Possible Effective Date is June 7, 2018 

R277-801 (Amendment) 
Services for Students who are Deaf, Hard of Hearing, Blind, Visually Impaired, and Deafblind:

First Possible Effective Date is June 7, 2018 

June

R277-104 (Amendment and Continuation)
ADA Complaint Procedure:

First Possible Effective Date is July 9, 2018

R277-107 (Amendment and Continuation)
Educational Services Outside of Educator's Regular Employment:

First Possible Effective Date is July 9, 2018

R277-301 (New)
Educator Licensing:

First Possible Effective Date is July 9, 2018

R277-436 (Amendment and Continuation)
Gang Prevention and Intervention Programs in the Schools:

First Possible Effective Date is July 9, 2018

R277-461 (New)
Elementary School Counselor Grant Program:

First Possible Effective Date is July 9, 2018

R277-613 (Amendment)
LEA Bullying, Cyber-bullying, Hazing and Harassment Policies and Training:

First Possible Effective Date is July 9, 2018

R277-614 (Amendment and Continuation)
Athletes and Students with Head Injuries:

First Possible Effective Date is July 9, 2018

July

R277-403 (Repeal) 
Student Reading Proficiency and Notice to Parents: 

First Possible Effective Date is August 7, 2018 

R277-406 (Amendment and Continuation) 
K-3 Reading Improvement Program and the State Reading Goal: 

First Possible Effective Date is August 7, 2018 

R277-411 (Repeal) 
School District Sponsored School Seminars on Youth Protection-Related Issues: 

First Possible Effective Date is August 7, 2018 

R277-463 (Amendment) 
Class Size Average and Pupil-Teacher Ratio Reporting: 

First Possible Effective Date is August 7, 2018 

R277-470 (Amendment and Continuation) 
Charter Schools – General Provisions: 

First Possible Effective Date is August 7, 2018 

R277-481 (Amendment and Continuation) 
Charter School Oversight, Monitoring and Appeals: 

First Possible Effective Date is August 7, 2018

R277-492 (Amendment and Continuation) 
Utah Science Technology and Research Initiative (USTAR) Centers Program: 

First Possible Effective Date is August 7, 2018 

R277-497 (Amendment) 
School Grading System: 

First Possible Effective Date is August 7, 2018 

R277-525 (Amendment and Continuation) 
Special Educator Stipends: 

First Possible Effective Date is August 7, 2018

R277-617 (Amendment and Continuation) 
Smart School Technology Program: 

First Possible Effective Date is August 7, 2018 

R277-619 (Amendment and Continuation) 
Student Leadership Skills Development: 

First Possible Effective Date is August 7, 2018

August

R277-400 (Amendment)
School Facility Emergency and Safety:

First Possible Effective Date is October 8, 2018

R277-419 (Amendment)
Pupil Accounting:

First Possible Effective Date is October 8, 2018

R277-602 (Amendment)
Carson Smith Scholarships:

First Possible Effective Date is October 8, 2018

R277-718 (Amendment)
Out-of-School Time Program Quality Improvement Grants:

First Possible Effective Date is October 8, 2018

September

Information coming soon!

October 

R277-106 (Amendment)
Utah Professional Practices Advisory Commission Appointment Process:

First Possible Effective Date is November 7, 2018

R277-108 (Amendment)
Annual Assurance of Compliance by Local School Boards:

First Possible Effective Date is November 7, 2018

R277-412 (Continuation)
State Capitol Visit Program:

First Possible Effective Date is November 7, 2018

R277-474 (Amendment)
School Instruction and Human Sexuality:

First Possible Effective Date is November 7, 2018

R277-510 (Repeal)
Educator Licensing - Highly Qualified Assignment:

First Possible Effective Date is November 7, 2018

R277-527 (Continuation and Amendment)
International Guest Teachers:

First Possible Effective Date is November 7, 2018

R277-708 (Amendment)
Enhancement for At-Risk Students:

First Possible Effective Date is November 7, 2018

November

Information coming soon!

December

Information coming soon!

2017 Rules Published in the Utah State Bulletin

August 15, 2017

R277-110 (Amendment)
Legislative Supplemental Salary Adjustment:

First Possible Effective Date is September 21, 2017

R277-112 (Repealed)
Prohibiting Discrimination in the Public Schools:

First Possible Effective Date is September 21, 2017

R277-113-6 (Amendment)
LEA Fiscal and Auditing Policies:

First Possible Effective Date is September 21, 2017

R277-401 (Amendment)
Child Abuse-Neglect Reporting by Education Personnel:

First Possible Effective Date is September 21, 2017

R277-407 (Amendment)
School Fees:

First Possible Effective Date is September 21, 2017

R277-433 (Amendment)
Disposal of Textbooks in the Public Schools:

First Possible Effective Date is September 21, 2017

R277-445 (Amendment)
Classifying Small Schools as Necessarily Existent:

First Possible Effective Date is September 21, 2017

R277-489 (Amendment)
Early Intervention Program:

First Possible Effective Date is September 21, 2017

R277-496 (New)
K-3 Reading Software Licenses:

First Possible Effective Date is September 21, 2017

R277-515 (Amendment)
Utah Educator Professional Standards:

First Possible Effective Date is September 21, 2017

R277-516 (Amendment)
Background Check Policies and Required Reports of Arrests for Licensed Educators, Volunteers, Non-licensed Employees, and Charter School Governing Board Members:

First Possible Effective Date is September 21, 2017

R277-608 (Amendment)
Prohibition of Corporal Punishment in Utah’s Public Schools:

First Possible Effective Date is September 21, 2017

R277-800 (Amendment)
Utah Schools for the Deaf and the Blind (USDB):

First Possible Effective Date is September 21, 2017

R277-801 (Amendment)
Services for Students with Sensory Impairments:

First Possible Effective Date is September 21, 2017

R277-925 (New)
Effective Teachers in High Poverty Schools Incentive Program:

First Possible Effective Date is September 21, 2017

September 1, 2017

R277-700 (Amendment)
The Elementary and Secondary School General Core:

First Possible Effective Date is October 9, 2017

October

R277-108 (Amendment)
Annual Assurance of Compliance by Local School Boards:

First Possible Effective Date is November 7, 2017

R277-420 (Amendment)
Aiding Financially Distressed School Districts:

First Possible Effective Date is November 7, 2017

R277-422 (Amendment)
State Support Voted Local Levy, Board Local Levy and Reading Improvement Program:

First Possible Effective Date is November 7, 2017

R277-423 (Repeal)
Delivery of Flow Through Money:

First Possible Effective Date is November 7, 2017

R277-424 (Amendment)
Indirect Costs for State Programs:

First Possible Effective Date is November 7, 2017

R277-426 (Amendment)
Definition of Private and Non-Profit Schools for Federal Program Services:

First Possible Effective Date is November 7, 2017

R277-474 (Amendment)
School Instruction and Human Sexuality:

First Possible Effective Date is November 7, 2017

R277-502 (Amendment)
Educator Licensing and Data Retention:

First Possible Effective Date is November 7, 2017

R277-509 (Amendment)
Licensure of Student Teachers and Interns:

First Possible Effective Date November 7, 2017

R277-522 (Amendment)
Entry Years Enhancement (EYE) for Quality Teaching Level 1 Utah Teachers:

First Possible Effective Date is November 7, 2017

November

R277-419 (Amendment)
Pupil Accounting:

First Possible Effective Date is December 8, 2017

December

R277-469 (Amendment and Continuation)
Instructional Materials Commission Operating Procedures:

First Possible Effective Date is January 8, 2018

R277-491-4 (Amendment) 
School Community Councils, School Community Council Principal Responsibilities:

First Possible Effective Date is January 8, 2018

R277-515 (Amendment and Continuation)
Utah Educator Professional Standards:

First Possible Effective Date is January 8, 2018

R277-519 (Amendment)
Educator Professional Learning Procedures and Credit:

First Possible Effective Date is January 8, 2018

R277-621 (New)
District of Residence:

First Possible Effective Date is January 8, 2018

R277-920 (Amendment)
Implementation of the School Turnaround and Leadership Development Act:

First Possible Effective Date is January 8, 2018