NOTICE OF PROPOSED RULEMAKING HERNANDO COUNTY BOARD RULE TITLE: Hernando County School District Exceptional Student Education Policies and Procedures (SP&P’s) Handbook PURPOSE AND EFFECT: This hand- book/policies have been updated for the 2019-20 through 2021-22 School Years. SUMMARY OF RULE: Revisions to the Hernando County School District Exceptional Student Education Poli- cies and Procedures (SP&P’s) Hand- book is expected to receive tentative approval at the 10/13/2020 Workshop. SPECIFIC AUTHORITY: Section 1001.41; 1001.42; and 1001.43 Flor- ida Statutes. LAW IMPLEMENTED: Sections, §1001.41; §1001.42; 1001.43; and1006.22 Fla. Stat. Additional ref- erences to specific statutes are iden- tified within each policy as applicable. A HEARING HAS BEEN SCHED- ULED FOR MEMBERS OF THE PUBLIC TO BE HEARD, ON THE PROPOSED PLANS IN ACCOR- DANCE WITH APPLICABLE BOARD BYLAWS AND POLICIES. THE DATE, TIME AND PLACE OF SUCH HEARING IS EXPECTED TO BE: 11/17/2020 at 10:00 a.m. at the School Board office located at 919 N. Broad Street, Brooksville, Florida 34601. IT IS ANTICIPATED THAT THE RULE WILL BE ADOPTED ON 11/17/20. DATE AND PLACE NOTICE OF PROPOSED RULE DEVELOPMENT PUBLISHED: The notice of the public workshop regarding this plan was published on 10/02/20 in the Hernando Sun, Her- nando County, Florida. If requested in writing and not deemed unnecessary by the agency head, a rule development workshop will be noticed in the Hernando Sun and the Board’s website. Any person requiring a special ac- commodation to participate in the meetings above noticed because of a disability should contact call 352- 797-7253, 48 hours in advance of the meeting to make appropriate ar- rangements. If any person appearing before the School Board anticipates or expects that he or she might appeal any decision made by the School Board, that person will need a record of the proceedings, and that for such purpose, that person will need to in- sure that a verbatim record of the proceedings is made, which record includes the testimony and evidence upon which the appeal is to be based. The Agency does not anticipate any the adoption of this rule will (1) have an adverse impact on small business; or (2) directly or indirectly increase regulatory costs in excess of $200,000 in the aggregate in the state within 1 year after the implementation of the rule. Any person who wishes to pro- vide information regarding a state- ment of estimated regulatory costs, or provide a proposal for a lower cost regulatory alternative must do so in writing within 21 days of this notice. THE PERSON TO BE CONTACTED FOR INFORMATION OR TO SUB- MIT QUESTIONS REGARDING THE PROPOSED RULE IS: * Exceptional Student Education Policies and Procedures (SP&P’s) Handbook, Cathy Dofka, Director of Exceptional Student Support Services 352-797-7022 Links to specific matters regarding the Hernando Schools are available at: A copy of the proposed rule is avail- able by contacting the individual iden- tified above. School board agendas are published online at: http://hernandocounty- aspx Hernando Sun: Publish 10/09/2020