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This update will include legal and local policy revisions based on updates to the Texas Administrative Code and changes prompted by recently approved revisions to the federal Title IX regulations, which go into effect on August 14.

This will be a large update with approximately 70 legal policies in addition to recommended changes to the local policies listed below.

Districts will begin receiving Update 115 packets in early July.

Update 115 will include the following LOCAL policies:

  • BF—board policies
  • DED—vacations and holidays (for districts that currently have this policy)
  • DIA—freedom from discrimination, harassment, and retaliation (employees)
  • EI—academic achievement
  • FB—equal educational opportunity
  • FD—admissions
  • FEB—attendance accounting
  • FFG—child abuse and neglect
  • FFH—freedom from discrimination, harassment, and retaliation (students)
  • FNG—student and parent complaints/grievances
  • GF—public complaints

Contact your policy consultant if your district is considering revisions to or development of any of these local codes.

Remember: Timely adoption of your localized updates is important to ensure that your manual reflects current law.

Regulations Resource Manual (RRM) Update 61 will be available in early July. This RRM update will include revisions to model regulations and forms corresponding with Update 115.