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Rule Number:160-5-4-.16

Educational Facility Site, Construction, and Reimbursement  

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Code: FEDB  160-5-4-.16

    1. Approval of all sites to be used for instructional purposes, design of all new educational facilities, additions, renovations, and modifications to all existing educational facilities, reimbursement of state funds for approved funded projects, and the process for closing an educational facility shall be in accordance with all applicable provisions and requirements of the latest editions of Guidelines available from the department.
      1.  Guideline for Compliance with the Standards and Criteria of the National Flood Insurance Program
      2. Guideline for Educational Facility Construction
      3. Guideline for Submission of Documents for Review of Planning, Bidding, and Construction of Educational Facilities
      4. Guideline for Square Footage Requirements for Educational Facilities
      5.  Guideline for Risk Hazard Assessment of Educational Facility Sites
      6. Guideline for Educational Facility Site Selection
      7. Guideline for Construction Reimbursement Rates
      8. Guideline for Receiving State Capital Outlay Funds
      9. Guideline for Closing an Educational Facility
      10. Guideline for Reimbursement of State Funded Projects
      11. ​​​​​​​Guideline for Low Wealth Applications (Amended August 22, 2019)

Authority  O.C.G.A. § 20-2-260: 20-2-261; 20-2-262.

Adopted: August 22, 2019              Effective: September 11, 2019

Georgia Department Of Education
Adopted Date:  8/22/2019
Effective Date:  9/11/2019

NOTE: The State of Georgia has moved the Georgia Code. This new environment no longer allows us to link directly to the Georgia Code. For example enter 20-02-0211 in the search window and the Georgia Code will appear.
Policy Code Description
FEDB Construction Plans and Specifications
Georgia Code Description
O.C.G.A § 20-02-0260 Capital outlay funds, generally
O.C.G.A § 20-02-0261 Common minimum facility requirements
These references are not intended to be part of the rule itself, nor do they indicate the basis or authority for the board to enact this rule. Instead, they are provided as additional resources for those interested in the subject matter of the rule.
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