Utah Admin. Code R277-616-1 - Authority and Purpose
Current through Bulletin No. 2021-18, September 15, 2021
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(1) This rule is authorized by:
(a) Utah Constitution Article X, Section 3, which vests general control and supervision of public education in the Board;
(b) Subsection 53E-3-401(4), which allows the Board to adopt rules in accordance with its responsibilities;
(c) Section 53G-6-202, which requires that minors between the ages of 6 and 18 attend school during the school year;
(d) Subsection 53G-6-302(6), which makes each school district or charter school responsible for providing educational services for all children of school age who reside in the school district or attend the school; and
(2) The purpose of this rule is to ensure that homeless children or youth have the opportunity to attend school with as little disruption as reasonably possible.