OSEP Policy Documents Regarding the Education of Infants, Toddlers, Children and Youth with Disabilities: Revocation of Consent

Revocation of Consent

Note: Letters issued prior to December 3, 2004, may not be consistent with the IDEA, as revised by P.L. 108-446. Letters issued prior to August 14, 2006 may not be consistent with the final regulations for Part B published on that date at 71 Federal Register 46540. Readers are advised to consult with the current statute and final regulations.

Section 607 Reports as published in the Federal Register.

Letter to James Gerl
June 6, 2012
Topic: Revocation of Consent
Section of IDEA:
Part B—Assistance for Education of All Children with Disabilities; Section 614—Evaluations, Eligibility Determinations, Individualized Education Programs, and Educational Placements
Letter regarding a situation where a parent revokes consent for ongoing special education and related services, a local educational agency (LEA) may “offer to agree to mediation in order to ensure that the parent’s decision to revoke services is an informed consent decision.” 
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