74-32,175. Surety bond or certificate of evidence of insurance. (a) Before a certificate of approval is issued under this act, a bond in the penal sum of $20,000 shall be provided by the institution for the period for which the certificate of approval is to be issued. The obligation of the bond shall be that the institution and its officers, agents, representatives and other employees shall be bound, upon closure of the institution, to deliver or make available to the state board the records of all students who are in attendance at the institution at the time of closure or who have attended the institution at any time prior to closure. The bond shall be a corporate surety bond issued by a company authorized to do business in this state. The bond shall be filed with the state board. If the institution ceases operation, the state board may recover against the bond all necessary costs for the acquisition, permanent filing and maintenance of student records of the institution.
(b) In lieu of the corporate surety bond required under subsection (a), an institution may provide any similar certificate or evidence of indebtedness or insurance as may be acceptable to the state board if such certificate or evidence of indebtedness or insurance is conditioned that the requirements of subsection (a) shall be met.
History: L. 2004, ch. 185, § 15; June 10.
2013. Powered by KLISS. Rendered: 2013-12-05T11:04:14. Head Rev No: 349614