COMMONWEALTH OF VIRGINIA
DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION
P. O. BOX 2120
RICHMOND, VIRGINIA 23218-2120

SUPTS. MEMO. NO. 99
June 6, 1997

INFORMATIONAL

TO: Division Superintendents
FROM: Richard T. La Pointe
Superintendent of Public Instruction
SUBJECT: Transmittal of "Statement of Administrative Impact and Projected Costs of Implementation" for the Proposed Regulations Establishing Standards for Accrediting Public Schools in Virginia


  As part of its responsibilities in the process of
  promulgating new regulations or revisions to existing
  regulations, the Board is required to develop a statement of
  the administrative impact of the regulation and the
  projected costs of implementation of and compliance with
  such regulation.  The Board and the Department are required
  to send a copy of the statement to each division
  superintendent [See: 22.1-17 of the Code of Virginia]. 
  Attached please find a copy of the statement for the
  Proposed Regulations Establishing Standards for Accrediting
  Public Schools in Virginia, as they are published in The
  Virginia Register of Regulations, Volume 13, Issue 13 pp.
  1450-1469.

  Attachment:  A hard copy of this memo and its attachment
               will be sent to the superintendent's office.

  RTL/dta