Rule 24:05:30:09.03 Mediation agreement.
24:05:30:09.03. Mediation agreement. If the parties resolve
a dispute through the mediation process, the parties shall execute a legally
binding agreement that sets forth that resolution and that:
(1) States that all
discussions that occurred during the mediation process will remain confidential
and may not be used as evidence in any subsequent due process hearing or civil
proceeding of any federal court or state court; and
(2) Is signed by both the
parent and a representative of the district who has the authority to bind the
A written, signed mediation agreement
under this section is enforceable in any state court of competent jurisdiction
or in a district court of the United States.
33 SDR 236, effective July 5, 2007.
Authority: SDCL 13-37-1.1.
Implemented: SDCL 13-37-1.1.
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