In this Article, unless the context otherwise
1. "Alleging party" means
an individual, partnership, corporation, association, governmental subdivision
or unit of a governmental subdivision, a public or private organization of any
character or other agency who completes a statement alleging immoral or
unprofessional conduct against a certificated individual.
"Applicant" means a noncertificated person
who has been disciplined by the Board and who has submitted an application
requesting reinstatement of the person's legal right to work in a public
school, or a person who has submitted an application to the Department
requesting an evaluation of the requirements set forth in
requesting issuance of a certificate pursuant to
requesting renewal of a certificate issued pursuant to
et seq. or
requesting changes of coding to existing files or certificates pursuant to
3. "Board" means the State
Board of Education.
"Certificated individual" means an individual who holds or has held an Arizona
certificate issued pursuant to
5. "Complaint" means the
filing of a charge by the Board against a certificated individual alleging
immoral or unprofessional conduct.
6. "Department" means the Arizona Department
"Hearing" means an
adjudicative proceeding held pursuant to Title 41, Chapter 6 and
individual" means a noncertificated person defined in A.R.S. §
as determined by the Board.
"PPAC" means the
Professional Practices Advisory Committee established pursuant to
Ariz. Admin. Code §
December 4, 1998 (Supp. 98-4). Amended by final rulemaking at 6 A.A.R. 1132,
effective March 10, 2000 (Supp. 00-1). Amended by final exempt rulemaking at
A.A.R. 967, effective 3/27/2019. Amended by final exempt rulemaking at
A.A.R. 2353, effective 9/27/2021.