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U.S. Department of Education: Promoting Educational Excellence for all Americans

Children With Disabilities Enrolled by Their Parents in Private Schools When FAPE is at Issue

Sec. 300.148 Placement of children by parents if FAPE is at issue.

A new Sec. 300.148(b), regarding disagreements about FAPE, has been added (from current Sec. 300.403(b)) to clarify that disagreements between a parent and a public agency regarding the availability of a program appropriate for a child with a disability, and the question of financial reimbursement, are subject to the due process procedures in Sec. Sec. 300.504 through 300.520.