Laws & Guidance SPECIAL EDUCATION & REHABILITATIVE SERVICES
Third and Fourth Quarter 2015 OSEP Policy Documents on the Education of Infants, Toddlers, Children and Youth with Disabilities

 CY2015—Third & Fourth Quarter Federal Register Notices:

Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services List of Correspondence from July 1, 2015 through September 30, 2015 and October 1, 2015 through December 31, 2015.
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 Letters

July 6, 2015 Dear Colleague Letter
TOPIC ADDRESSED: Individualized Education Program; Individualized Family Service Plan
SECTION OF IDEA: Part A—General Provisions; SECTION 602—Definitions

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November 16, 2015 Dear Colleague Letter
TOPIC ADDRESSED: Free Appropriate Public Education
SECTION OF IDEA: Part B—Assistance for Education of All Children with Disabilities; SECTION 612—State Eligibility

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November 23, 2015 to Alabama attorney Julie J. Weatherly
TOPIC ADDRESSED: Confidentiality
SECTION OF IDEA: Part B—Assistance for Education of All Children with Disabilities; SECTION 612—State Eligibility

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July 6, 2015 to New York attorney Edward Sarzynski
TOPIC ADDRESSED: Children enrolled in private schools by their parents
SECTION OF IDEA: Part B—Assistance for Education of All Children with Disabilities; SECTION 612——State Eligibility

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November 23, 2015 to New Jersey attorney Michael I. Inzelbuch
TOPIC ADDRESSED: Children enrolled in private schools by their parents
SECTION OF IDEA: Part B—Assistance for Education of All Children with Disabilities; Section 612—State Eligibility

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July 16, 2015 to Michigan Protection and Advocacy Service, Inc., Director of Public Policy Mark McWilliams
TOPIC ADDRESSED: State Educational Agency (SEA) General Supervisory Authority
SECTION OF IDEA: Part B—Assistance for Education of All Children with Disabilities; Section 612—State Eligibility

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September 18, 2015 to education advocate Marcie Lipsitt
TOPIC ADDRESSED: State Educational Agency (SEA) General Supervisory Authority
SECTION OF IDEA: Part B—Assistance for Education of All Children with Disabilities; Section 612—State Eligibility

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November 23, 2015 to New Mexico Public Education Department, Director of Special Education Michael Lovato
TOPIC ADDRESSED: Maintenance of Effort
SECTION OF IDEA: Part B—Assistance for Education of All Children with Disabilities; Section 613—Local Educational Agency Eligibility

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October 23, 2015 Dear Colleague Letter
TOPIC ADDRESSED: Eligibility Determinations
SECTION OF IDEA: Part B—Assistance for Education of All Children with Disabilities; Section 614—Evaluations, Eligibility Determinations, Individualized Education Programs, and Educational Placements

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September 16, 2015 to Illinois attorney Matthew D. Cohen
TOPIC ADDRESSED: Impartial Due Process Hearings
SECTION OF IDEA: Part B—Assistance for Education of All Children with Disabilities; Section 615—Procedural Safeguards

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December 9, 2015 to Lehigh University Professor of Education and Law Perry A. Zirkel
TOPIC ADDRESSED: Impartial Due Process Hearings
SECTION OF IDEA: Part B—Assistance for Education of All Children with Disabilities; Section 615—Procedural Safeguards

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December 13, 2015 to California attorney Colleen A. Snyder
TOPIC ADDRESSED: Impartial Due Process Hearings
SECTION OF IDEA: Part B—Assistance for Education of All Children with Disabilities; Section 615—Procedural Safeguards

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