Report 2016-109 Recommendation 28 Responses

Report 2016-109: Uniform Complaint Procedures: The California Department of Education's Inadequate Oversight Has Led to a Lack of Uniformity and Compliance in the Processing of Complaints and Appeals (Release Date: January 2017)

Recommendation #28 To: Education, Department of

Education should revise UCP regulations to formally establish uniform time limits for filing all types of complaints.

6-Month Agency Response

Education continues to assess the feasibility of the action being requested in the recommendation and has no additional updates to provide at this time.

  • Estimated Completion Date: December 2018
  • Response Date: August 2017

California State Auditor's Assessment of 6-Month Status: No Action Taken


60-Day Agency Response

Education continues to assess the feasibility of the action being requested in the recommendation, including possible changes to existing regulations, which will require the State Board of Education's approval. Education will initiate discussions with the Legislature in regard to establishing consistency in statute.

  • Estimated Completion Date: 12/31/2018
  • Response Date: April 2017

California State Auditor's Assessment of 60-Day Status: No Action Taken


All Recommendations in 2016-109

Agency responses received are posted verbatim.