.02 Notice and Opportunity for Comment.

A. In General. The State Board shall:

(1) Provide public notice of the proposed adoption, amendment; or repeal; and

(2) Afford interested persons an opportunity to submit written data, views, or argument.

B. Hearing. The State Board may hold a hearing on the proposed adoption, amendment, or repeal and afford interested persons the opportunity to:

(1) Submit evidence, subject to cross-examination by other interested persons and the State Board; and

(2) Make oral argument.