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Legal Citations

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special ed handbook
LEGAL CITATIONS

Section 1. IDEA Amendments of 2004

The reauthorization of IDEA amendments of 2004 focused on sixteen major elements. The Handbook incorporates the changes outlined in IDEA 2004 (PL 108-466) and the corresponding regulations (34 CFR Parts 300 and 303).

Important dates to remember are:
  • December 8, 2004 IDEA 2004 was enacted
  • July 1, 2005 IEPs developed, reviewed, or revised on or after this date must comply with new IDEA provisions
  • December 2005 IDEA 2004 federal regulations are expected to become effective
  • July 1, 2006 Compliance with all of IDEA 2004 regulations will be required, as this is when Alaska is expected to receive funds appropriated for Federal Fiscal Year 2006 under Part B of IDEA 2004
Section 2. State Law and Regulations

Changes related to amended regulations for 2002-2003.

Section 3. Organization of the Handbook


Section 4. Basic Concepts

The following concepts from the foundation of special education services and will be discussed in the remainder of the Handbook:
  • Free and Appropriate Public Education (FAPE) - 34 CFR §300.17, 34 CFR  §300.101, 4AAC 52.090
  • Least Restrictive Environment (LRE) - 34 CFR §300.114
  • Disability - 34 CFR §300.8
  • Special Education - 34 CFR §300.39
  • Related services - 34 CFR §300.34
  • IDEA 2004
  • Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act
  • Full Educational Opportunity Goal - 34 CFR §300.109
  • Memorandum of Agreement
  • No Child Left Behind Act
  • Presidents Commission on Excellence in Special Education

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