Public Comment Hearing - Rules Governing Payments Under the Educational Freedom Accounts Memo Information Memo Number COM-24-053 Memo Date 11/27/2023 Memo Type Informational Unit Chief of Staff Regulatory Authority Response Required NO Attention Assistant Superintendent; Principals; School Counselors; Superintendents Primary Contact Information Name Andres Rhodes Phone Number 501-682-4234 Email email@example.com Secondary Contact/s Information Name Stephen Reynolds Phone Number 501-682-4899 Email Stephen.Reynolds@ade.arkansas.gov Memo Text The Arkansas Department of Education, Division of Elementary and Secondary Education proposes the following new rule and welcomes public comment: Rules Governing Payments Under the Educational Freedom Accounts Program. A public comment hearing will be held Monday, December 18, 2023, at 9:00 a.m. at the Arkansas Department of Education, Four Capitol Mall, Little Rock, AR, 72201. Written comments regarding these proposed rules may be mailed to ADE Legal Services, Four Capitol Mall, Room 302A, Little Rock, AR, 72201. Comments also may be emailed to ADE.RulesComments@ade.arkansas.gov. A copy of the proposed rules can be found on the Division of Elementary and Secondary Education’s website at: https://dese.ade.arkansas.gov/Offices/legal/rules/pending. Copies also may be obtained by contacting ADE’s Office of Legal Services at the above address or via phone at (501) 682-4227.