HB0551 (CH0271)

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2016 Regular Session



Education - Children With Disabilities - Individualized Education Program Mediation

Sponsored by:

Delegate Kaiser


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 271

Synopsis:Requiring individualized education program teams to provide specified parents of a child with a disability with an oral and written explanation of the parent's right to request mediation, specified contact information, and specified information regarding pro bono representation and other legal and related services; authorizing specified parents to request translation of specified information; requiring individualized education program teams to provide parents with a translated document within 30 days of the request; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Delegates Kaiser, Brooks, Buckel, Carr, Chang, Ebersole, Frick, Frush, Haynes, Hettleman, Hixson, Jalisi, Jones, Kelly, Kramer, Krimm, Lafferty, Lam, Lierman, Luedtke, McComas, McMillan, Morales, Morhaim, O'Donnell, Pena-Melnyk, Pendergrass, Sample-Hughes, Sophocleus, Tarlau, Turner, Valderrama, Valentino-Smith, K. Young, P. Young, and Zucker
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2016
Ways and Means  View Committee HearingEducation, Health, and Environmental Affairs  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Primary and Secondary Education
Narrow Subject(s):Counties -see also- Chartered Counties; Code Counties
Disabilities -see also- Blind; Deaf; Developmental
Education, Boards of
Education -see also- Driver Ed; Higher Ed; Special Ed; etc
Education, State Department of
Legal Aid
Minors -see also- Age of Majority; Youth
Public Information
Statutes:Article - Education
(8-405, 8-413)

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