OSEP Policy Documents Regarding the Education of Infants, Toddlers, Children and Youth with Disabilities: State Allocation Formula

State Allocation Formula

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 Governor Rick Perry
March 6, 2007
Topic: State Allocation Formula

Letter clarifying that allocations to each state under Part C of IDEA are made based on the ratio of the number of infants and toddlers in that state to the number of infants and toddlers in all states and that the calculations are based on the most recent data available from the Census Bureau. The Department cannot make adjustments in the formula allocations to states based on data provided by an individual state.
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