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PI 49.15 Note PO Box 7841
PI 49.15 Note Madison, WI 53707-7841
PI 49.15(2) (2)Request form.
PI 49.15(2)(a) (a) A request for a contested case hearing under sub. (1) shall be in writing and shall describe all of the following:
PI 49.15(2)(a)1. 1. The department action on which a hearing is requested.
PI 49.15(2)(a)2. 2. The requester's substantial interest claimed to be adversely affected.
PI 49.15(2)(a)3. 3. How the department's action adversely affected the requester's substantial interest.
PI 49.15(2)(a)4. 4. The grounds for the hearing request, including each of the specific material facts or legal issues that are in dispute. Any material fact or legal issue that is not disputed shall be deemed admitted.
PI 49.15(2)(a)5. 5. The relief sought.
PI 49.15(2)(b) (b) Upon the request of the department, the person or school who filed a request for a hearing under sub. (1) shall provide the department with any additional clarifying information the department determines is necessary to decide whether to grant or deny a hearing request.
PI 49.15(3) (3)Granting or denying request.
PI 49.15(3)(a) (a) The department shall grant or deny a request for a contested case hearing under sub. (1) within 20 days after a request is filed, unless the person or school requesting the hearing agrees to an extension of time. The department may grant a request for a contested case hearing if, upon preliminary review, it appears that all of the following apply:
PI 49.15(3)(a)1. 1. The department has jurisdiction over the matter.
PI 49.15(3)(a)2. 2. The request for a hearing complies with the requirements under subs. (1) and (2).
PI 49.15(3)(a)3. 3. The requester is entitled to a hearing under s. 227.42, Stats.
PI 49.15(3)(b) (b) Any action taken by the department which is contested under sub. (1) shall remain in effect until the state superintendent issues a final decision and order under s. 227.47, Stats.
PI 49.15(4) (4)Transcript.
PI 49.15(4)(a) (a) Upon filing a written request with the department, any party in a contested case hearing may obtain a written transcript of the hearing. Except as provided in par. (b), the department shall charge the requesting party the actual cost to produce the transcript.
PI 49.15(4)(b) (b) The department may provide a written transcript free of charge to a requesting party if the requesting party demonstrates, to the department's satisfaction, that the requesting party is indigent and has a legal need for the transcript.
PI 49.15 History History: EmR1619: emerg. cr., eff. 6-2-16; CR 16-005: cr., Register October 2016 No. 730, eff. 11-1-16; correction in (2) (a) 2., (3) (a) 3. made under s. 35.17, Stats., Register October 2016 No. 730.
PI 49.16 PI 49.16 Summer school attendance and payment.
PI 49.16(1)(1)Definition. In this section, “academic purposes" means summer school learning experiences that are related to or similar to instruction the school offers during the regular school term or for which credit toward graduation is given.
PI 49.16(2) (2)List of classes. Annually by the first weekday in May, a school shall file with the department a list of academic summer school classes and laboratory periods that the school will provide in the following summer. The department shall annually review the list to ensure the classes are for academic purposes.
PI 49.16(3) (3)Program requirements. A school may count any of the following as instruction for academic purposes:
PI 49.16(3)(a) (a) Music programs, lessons, sections, or clinics.
PI 49.16(3)(b) (b) Swimming instruction programs, if taught or directed by a teacher at the site of the instruction.
PI 49.16(3)(c) (c) Field trips if accompanied by a teacher and if all pupils have equal access to the field trips regardless of a pupil's ability to pay.
PI 49.16(4) (4)Pupil attendance requirements. A school may include a pupil in its summer school report if the pupil was a special needs scholarship program pupil on a count date during the school year immediately preceding the summer school instruction.
PI 49.16(5) (5)Report. A school counting pupils for special needs scholarship program summer school payment purposes shall file a summer school report with the department listing the special needs scholarship program pupils who attended summer school and the number of days the pupils attended. The school shall report this information on a form provided by the department.
PI 49.16(6) (6)Choice payment. A school may not receive a summer school payment under ss. 118.60 (4m) or 119.23 (4m), Stats., and a summer school payment under s. 115.7915 (4p), Stats., for the same pupil in the same school year.
PI 49.16 Note Note: A summer school report form may be obtained at no charge from the Wisconsin department of public instruction’s website at
PI 49.16 History History: EmR1619: emerg. cr., eff. 6-2-16; CR 16-005: cr., Register October 2016 No. 730, eff. 11-1-16; correction in (2) (a) 2., (3) (a) 3. made under s. 35.17, Stats., Register October 2016 No. 730; EmR1815: emerg. cr., eff 7-1-18; EmR1911: emerg. cr., eff. 7-1-19; CR 19-095: cr. Register March 2020 No. 771, eff. 4-1-20.
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