SFOB Notice of Proposed Regular Rulemaking and Notice of Rule Docket Opening

March 31, 2022

Notice of Proposed Regular Rulemaking
2021 SFB Notice of Rule Docket Opening
2021 SFB Notice of Proposed Rulemaking Summary

Today, the School Facilities Board staff have filed a Notice of Proposed Regular Rulemaking and Notice of Rule Docket Opening. Staff has proposed a series of recommendations to bring the current rules up to the current facility standards.

Additionally, staff has planned a series of stakeholder meetings over the next month to review the rules, receive public comment and additional recommendations. Three meetings will be held to review rule recommendations and additional changes from stakeholders. A final meeting that will be the official close of the rulemaking record, which is in addition to the previous meetings, will be held on November 8 at 10:00am. These meetings will be held virtually to allow for additional stakeholders to participate. Below is the schedule and meeting information for these stakeholder meetings: 

September 22, 10:00am - Kick-off rule making stakeholder meeting 

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  • Present staff recommendations
  • Review articles 1 (definitions) and 2 (Minimum School Facility Adequacy Guidelines)

September 29, 10:00am - Second stakeholder rulemaking review

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  • Finalize Review and discussion on article 2 (Minimum School Facility Adequacy Guidelines)
  • Review article 3 (Square footage Calculations), 5 (Land and New Construction) and 6 (Contingency Funding)

October 6, 10:00am - Complete stakeholder recommendations and review  

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  • Complete any remaining discussion or recommendations
  • Review final comments and edits

November 8, 10:00am - Final oral comments for stakeholders

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Please send your written comments via THIS LINK.