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Department Resolution Procedures   

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(a) When the Department determines that direct State intervention is warranted pursuant to any provision of section 4650, the following procedures shall be used to resolve the issues of the complaint:

(1) The Department shall consider alternative methods to resolve the allegations in the complaint.

(2) If both parties request mediation, the Department shall offer to mediate the dispute which may lead to a state mediation agreement.

(3) The Department shall conduct an investigation, including an on-site investigation if necessary, into the allegations in the complaint unless a settlement agreement has been reached between the parties that disposes of all the issues in the complaint.

Authority cited:

Education Code 200

Education Code 221.1

Education Code 33031

Government Code 11138


Government Code 11135

Government Code 11136

Government Code 11138

34 CFR 106.8

34 CFR 299.10(a)(2)

(Amended by Register 2005, No. 52.)