Assistance to States for the Education of Children with Disabilities--Maintenance of Effort

Docket ID: ED-2012-OSERS-0020
Agency: Department of Education (ED)

The Secretary will amend regulations under part B of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA). These regulations govern the Assistance to States for the Education of Children with Disabilities program and the Preschool Grants program. Specifically, the Secretary will clarify existing policy and make other related changes regarding the compliance standard, the eligibility standard, the level of effort required of a local educational agency (LEA) in the year after it fails to maintain effort under section 613(a)(2)(A)(iii) of the IDEA, and the consequence of the failure to maintain effort.

RIN: 1820-AB65
Impacts and Effects: None
CFR Citation: 34 CFR 300
Priority: Other Significant
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Publication Period: Spring 2015
Agenda Stage of Rulemaking: Completed Action
Major Rule: No
Legal Authorities: 20 U.S.C. 1221e-3; 1406; 1411-1419
Legal Deadlines: None
Government Levels Affected: No
Federalism Implications: No
Unfunded Mandates: No
Requires Regulatory Flexibility Analysis: No
Small Entities Affected: No
International Impacts: No
Energy Effects: No
Included in Regulatory Plan: No
ActionDateFR Citation
NPRM09/18/201378 FR 57324
NPRM Comment Period End12/02/2013
Final Action04/28/201580 FR 23644
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Related RINs: None
Related Dockets: None
Category: NA
Type: Rulemaking

Primary Documents

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Comment Period Closed
Dec 10, 2013 11:59 PM ET
Proposed Rule
Posted: 11/29/2013
ID: ED-2012-OSERS-0020-0231
Comment Period Closed
Dec 02, 2013 11:59 PM ET
Proposed Rule
Posted: 09/18/2013
ID: ED-2012-OSERS-0020-0001
Comment Period Closed
Posted: 04/28/2015
ID: ED-2012-OSERS-0020-0309

Supporting Documents

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Agency Contact
Mary Louise Dirrigl
Room 5156, PCP, 550 12th Street SW.
Washington, DC 20202
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