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Education - Due Process Hearings for Children With Disabilities - Attorney's Fees

Sponsored by:

Delegate McConkey


In the House - Hearing 3/05 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Requiring an administrative law judge or a court to award reasonable attorney's fees to a prevailing parent in due process hearings that are held to resolve a dispute relating to the provision of a free appropriate public education to children with disabilities.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates McConkey, Gaines, Gutierrez, Kipke, Pena-Melnyk, Proctor, Sophocleus, and Tarlau
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2015
Ways and Means  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Primary and Secondary Education
Education - Miscellaneous
Narrow Subject(s):Attorneys' Fees
Courts -see also- Circuit; Appeals; District; Orphans'; etc.
Disabilities -see also- Blind; Deaf; Developmental
Special Education
Statutes:Article - Education

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October 24, 2017 4:43 P.M.