2013 Regular Session



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

Sponsored by:

Senator Montgomery


In the Senate - Unfavorable Report by Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs; Withdrawn

Synopsis:Requiring the State Department of Education, a local school system, or any State agency responsible for providing education to students with disabilities to bear the burden of proof in a due process hearing relating to a dispute over the identification, evaluation, educational placement, or provision of a free appropriate education to a child with disabilities.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senators Montgomery and Benson
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB1286
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2013
Bill imposes a local government mandate which is a directive in a bill requiring a local government unit to perform a task or assume a responsibility that has a discernible fiscal impact on the local government unit
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs  Listen to Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Primary and Secondary Education
Education - Miscellaneous
Narrow Subject(s):Administrative Agencies -see also- Electronic Government
Developmental Disabilities
Disabilities -see also- Blind; Deaf; Developmental
Education, Boards of
Education, State Department of
Local Government Mandates
Special Education
Statutes:Article - Education

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October 24, 2017 1:09 P.M.