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§18-2J-5. Unified educational technology strategic plan; submission of legislative rule to Legislative Oversight Commission on Education Accountability.
(a) The Governor's Advisory Council for Educational Technology shall develop a unified educational technology strategic plan and submit the plan to the Legislative Oversight Commission on Education Accountability for approval on or before the first day of October, two thousand five. On or before the first day of October in each year thereafter, the Council shall update the plan and submit the plan to the Commission for approval. The time line for updating and revising the rule and plan also shall be in accordance with the federal E-rate discount program. The plan is not effective until approved by the Commission.

(b) On or before the fifteenth day of June, two thousand five, and each year thereafter, each state institution of higher education shall submit a technology plan for the next fiscal year to the Higher Education Policy Commission. The plan shall be in a form and contain the information determined by the Governor's Advisory Council for Educational Technology. On or before the thirtieth day of June, two thousand five, and each year thereafter, the Higher Education Policy Commission shall submit the plans to the Governor's Advisory Council for Educational Technology for its consideration in constructing the unified educational technology strategic plan.