ADE Director's Communication Memo Form

Memo Number : LS-06-056

Date Created : 12/06/2005


Co-op Directors
other: All Principals
LEA Supervisors

Type of Memo: Informational
Response Required: No
Section:   Learning Services - Dr. Diana Julian, Assistant Commissioner
Act 1820 of 2005 To Amend The Youth Services Act and The Education Law

Regulatory Authority:
Act 1820 of 2005 (Amending Ark. Code §9-28-208

Contact Person:
William 'Bill' Ward

Phone Number:


Act 1820 of 2005 amended Arkansas Code Section 9-28-208 relative to an Order of commitment of a juvenile. One of the provisions added to the statute requires that the committed juvenile’s school or current educational setting shall transmit the education record, as defined by Department of Education rule, to the Division of Youth Services within ten (10) school days from the request from the Division of Youth Services.

A copy of the statute is attached for your information.


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