- If the grantee and the State Librarian cannot agree on disposition of comments by the State Librarian at any of the reviews by the State Librarian, the State Librarian shall provide to the grantee a list of three experts qualified in the appropriate discipline. The experts shall not have previously been involved with the project. The grantee shall choose one of them to decide the issue, and shall pay the expert’s costs and customary fees. The expert’s decision shall be binding on both parties.
- If the issue relates to code interpretation, its disposition shall use the jurisdiction’s local code appeals process.
Authority: Education Code Section 19960.
Reference: Education Code Section 19957.