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U.S. Department of Education: Promoting Educational Excellence for all Americans
Statute: TITLE I / A / 604
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Sec. 604 ABROGATION OF STATE SOVEREIGN IMMUNITY.

(a) In General.--A State shall not be immune under the 11th amendment to the Constitution of the United States from suit in Federal court for a violation of this title.

(b) Remedies.--In a suit against a State for a violation of this title, remedies (including remedies both at law and in equity) are available for such a violation to the same extent as those remedies are available for such a violation in the suit against any public entity other than a State.

(c) Effective Date.--Subsections (a) and (b) apply with respect to violations that occur in whole or part after the date of enactment of the Education of the Handicapped Act Amendments of 1990.


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