Ohio Administrative Code (OAC) Rule Comments

The Ohio Department of Education and Workforce drafts and edits administrative rules in accordance with Ohio Revised Code 3301.138.  During the rulemaking process there are several opportunities to comment on new, current, and proposed rules. 

The Department makes every effort  to solicit input from affected organizations and individuals during the rule making process.  Public comment opportunities are announced on this page and in EdConnection, the Department's weekly newsletter.  Subscribe to EdConnection to be notified when rules are posted for comment.  The Department may also send out additional e-notification alerts to interested parties. 

Some Department rules are filed with the Common Sense Initiative (CSI). Rules open for comment with CSI will be posted on this page.

Submit rule comments to: rulecomments@education.ohio.gov.
Please include the rule number(s) or topic when submitting comments.


Current Rules Open For Comment

OAC Chapter 3301-13 Proficiency Tests

Deadline: Sunday, August 4, 2024, 5pm

Rules:

  • OAC 3301-13-04 Establishing provisions for a waiver by the superintendent of public instruction.
  • OAC 3301-13-09 Provisions for an excuse from taking any assessment required for graduation for an adult with disabilities or for providing accommodations on any assessment required for graduation for an adult with disabilities, twenty-two or more years of age, and enrolled in adult high school continuation program.
  • OAC 3301-13-10 Standard to develop a plan for any accommodation for or an excuse from statewide tests for students with disabilities in chartered nonpublic schools.

OAC Chapter 3301-32 School Child Program

Deadline: Sunday, August 4, 2024, 5pm

Rules:


OAC Rule 3301-51-05 

Deadline: Sunday, August 4, 2024, 5pm

OAC 3301-51-05 Procedural safeguards.


OAC 3301-102 Community Schools

Deadline: Sunday, August 4, 2024, 5pm

Rules:

  • OAC 3301-102-06 Payments, adjustments and deductions for community schools.
  • OAC 3301-102-09  Approving applications for new internet-or computer-based community schools.

New Rules Open For Comment 

OAC Rule 3301-101-14

Deadline: Monday, July 22, 2024, 5pm

OAC 3301-101-14 Standards for Jon Peterson special needs scholarship program direct services provided by virtual means.

 

OAC Rule 3301-103-08

Deadline: Monday, July 22, 2024, 5pm

OAC 3301-103-08 Standards for Autism scholarship program direct services provided by virtual means.

   

Draft Rules Open For Comment

No draft rules are open for comment.


Draft Rules Open For Comment with CSI

No rules are open for comment with CSI. 

Last Modified: 7/17/2024 1:27:43 PM