The purpose of the revised rule is to align the school readiness provider contract monitoring tool with the revised school readiness provider contract.  

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    DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION

    Florida’s Office of Early Learning

    RULE NO.:RULE TITLE:

    6M-4.630Statewide Provider Contract Monitoring Tool for the School Readiness Program

    PURPOSE AND EFFECT: The purpose of the revised rule is to align the school readiness provider contract monitoring tool with the revised school readiness provider contract.

    SUMMARY: The proposed rule establishes the school readiness monitoring tool for the statewide provider contract.

    SUMMARY OF STATEMENT OF ESTIMATED REGULATORY COSTS AND LEGISLATIVE RATIFICATION:

    The Agency has determined that this will not have an adverse impact on small business or likely increase directly or indirectly regulatory costs in excess of $200,000 in the aggregate within one year after the implementation of the rule. A SERC has not been prepared by the Agency.

    The Agency has determined that the proposed rule is not expected to require legislative ratification based on the statement of estimated regulatory costs or if no SERC is required, the information expressly relied upon and described herein: The office's economic analysis of the adverse impact or potential regulatory costs of the proposed rule does not exceed any of the criteria established in s. 120.541(2)(a), F.S.

    Any person who wishes to provide information regarding a statement of estimated regulatory costs, or provide a proposal for a lower cost regulatory alternative must do so in writing within 21 days of this notice.

    RULEMAKING AUTHORITY: 1001.213(2), 1002.82(2)(q), FS.

    LAW IMPLEMENTED: 1002.82(2)(q), 1002.84 (15), 1002.85(2)(h), FS.

    A HEARING WILL BE HELD AT THE DATE, TIME AND PLACE SHOWN BELOW:

    DATE AND TIME: Thursday, April 4, 2019, 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. ET, or at the conclusion of business whichever is earlier.

    PLACE: via GoToWebinar only. To register for the webinar, please visit: http://www.floridaearlylearning.com/statewide_initiatives/laws_and_rules/proposed_rules.aspx

    Pursuant to the provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act, any person requiring special accommodations to participate in this workshop/meeting is asked to advise the agency at least 48 hours before the workshop/meeting by contacting: Katerina Maroney (850)717-8614; Katerina.maroney@oel.myflorida.com. If you are hearing or speech impaired, please contact the agency using the Florida Relay Service, 1(800)955-8771 (TDD) or 1(800)955-8770 (Voice).

    THE PERSON TO BE CONTACTED REGARDING THE PROPOSED RULE IS: Katerina Maroney, School Readiness Policy Supervisor, Office of Early Learning, 250 Marriott Dr., Tallahassee, Florida 32399, (850)717-8614; Katerina.maroney@oel.myflorida.com

     

    THE FULL TEXT OF THE PROPOSED RULE IS:

     

    6M-4.630 Statewide Provider Contract Monitoring Tool for the School Readiness Program.

    (1) The Statewide School Readiness Provider Contracting Monitoring Tool, Form OEL-SR 20M, with Attachment A through D (June 2019) (March 2017) is hereby adopted and incorporated by reference. A copy of Form OEL-SR 20M including Attachments A-D may be obtained at http://www.floridaearlylearning.com/oel_resources/rules_guidance_technical_assistance.aspx or from the Office of Early Learning, 250 Marriott Drive, Tallahassee, FL 32399. The incorporated forms are also available at: https://www.flrules.org/Gateway/reference.asp?No=Ref-08021.

    (2) No change.

    (3) A coalitions school readiness provider program monitoring plan shall include identifying timelines for annual monitoring of school readiness program providers, documented sample size based on the total of all school readiness providers, regardless of provider type, that adheres to the OEL minimum annual sample size guidelines found in Attachment B of Form OEL-SR 20M, draft and final report dates, response dates and deadlines, corrective action plan requirements and resolutions, and additional processes to facilitate program compliance. All amendments of the coalition’s school readiness provider program monitoring plan shall be submitted to the Office of Early Learning prior to execution of that plan in accordance with Rule 6M-9.115, F.A.C.

    (4) No change.

    Rulemaking Authority 1001.213(2), 1002.82(2)(qo) FS. Law Implemented 1002.82(2)(qo), 1002.84 (15), 1002.85(2)(h) FS. HistoryNew 7-1-15, Amended 3-20-17, xxxx

     

    NAME OF PERSON ORIGINATING PROPOSED RULE: Katerina Maroney, School Readiness Policy Supervisor

    NAME OF AGENCY HEAD WHO APPROVED THE PROPOSED RULE: Rodney J. MacKinnon, Executive Director

    DATE PROPOSED RULE APPROVED BY AGENCY HEAD: March 11, 2019

    DATE NOTICE OF PROPOSED RULE DEVELOPMENT PUBLISHED IN FAR: January 31, 2019

Document Information

Comments Open:
3/13/2019
Summary:
The proposed rule establishes the school readiness monitoring tool for the statewide provider contract.
Purpose:
The purpose of the revised rule is to align the school readiness provider contract monitoring tool with the revised school readiness provider contract.
Rulemaking Authority:
1001.213(2), 1002.82(2)(q), FS.
Law:
1002.82(2)(q), 1002.84 (15), 1002.85(2)(h), FS.
Contact:
Katerina Maroney, School Readiness Policy Supervisor, Office of Early Learning, 250 Marriott Dr., Tallahassee, Florida 32399, (850)717-8614; Katerina.maroney@oel.myflorida.com
Related Rules: (1)
6M-4.630.