A surrogate parent may be removed by majority vote of the school board. The surrogate parent must be notified of the time and place of the meeting at which a vote is to be taken and of the reasons for the proposed removal. The surrogate parent shall be given the opportunity to be heard. Removal may be for any of the following reasons:
failure to perform the duties required in the team meeting and IEP process and those cited in Code of Federal Regulations, title 34, part 300 and United States Code, title 20, chapter 22, sections 1400 et seq.;
conflict of interest as referenced in Code of Federal Regulations, title 34, section 300.515(c)(2);
actions that threaten the well-being of the assigned pupil;
failure to appear to represent the pupil; or
the pupil no longer needs special education and related services.
MS s 120.17; L 1999 c 123 s 19,20
October 12, 2007
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