33-4313 Duties Of Board.

Duties of board. The state board of education and the board of regents of the university of Idaho shall be responsible for:

(1) Supervision of the issuance of public information concerning the provisions of this act.

(2) Determination of recipients of grants made pursuant to the provisions of this act.

(3) Adoption of rules necessary for processing and approving applications from students.

(4) Determination of the procedures for payment of grants to recipients.

(5) Maintenance of fiscal controls and fund accounting procedures as may be necessary to assure proper disbursement of funds.

(6) Submission of annual reports to the governor and legislature.

(7) Establishment of a reasonable and fair appeal procedure for those students and institutions who may have been adversely affected by the application procedures.

(8) Holding a public hearing, prior to the adoption of rules, for the purpose of providing interested parties with the opportunity of discussing such rules.

(9) Acceptance of funds from public and private sources, and such funds may be expended pursuant to appropriation to the state board of education and the board of regents of the university of Idaho for expenditure consistent with the purposes of this chapter.

(10) In the event funds from the millennium fund are used for category B scholarships, the state board of education and the board of regents of the university of Idaho may establish additional eligibility criteria for scholarship recipients.