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Education - Due Process Hearings for Children With Disabilities - Burden of Proof

Sponsored by:

Delegate Shoemaker


In the House - Hearing 3/01 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Requiring certain public agencies to bear the burden of proof in due process hearings that are held to resolve a dispute relating to the provision of a free appropriate public education; providing a certain exception for a parent or guardian seeking tuition reimbursement for a unilateral placement of the student by the parent or guardian; and establishing that a certain provision of law is not intended to change certain record-keeping requirements or what constitutes a free appropriate public education under federal or State law.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Shoemaker, Miele, Rose, Rosenberg, Tarlau, and A. Washington
Additional Facts:Introduced in a prior session as: HB0344 Session: 2015 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2018
Ways and Means  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Primary and Secondary Education
Narrow Subject(s):Administrative Agencies -see also- Electronic Government
Developmental Disabilities -see also- Vulnerable Adults
Disabilities -see also- Blind; Deaf; Developmental
Education -see also- Driver Ed; Higher Ed; Special Ed; etc
Local Government Mandates
Parents and Guardians -see also- Adoption; Child Custody
Public Schools
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records
Special Education
Statutes:Article - Education

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May 11, 2018 2:04 P.M.