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these entities as eligible recipients.

Changes: None.

Applicable regulations (§303.3)

Comment: Some commenters expressed concern with and were confused by the multiple terms used to refer to early intervention records across the subparts. The commenters noted, for example, that the proposed regulations use the

terms “Part C records,” “early intervention records,”

“education records,” and “the records.”

Discussion: We agree that using multiple terms to refer to early intervention records is confusing and, therefore, we

have changed all references to “Part C records,” “education

records,” and “the records” in this part to “early

intervention records.” Additionally, we have added

paragraph (b)(2) to §303.3 to indicate that any reference

to “records” or “education records” in the applicable

regulations means the early intervention records under this part.

Changes: We have changed all references to “Part C

records,” “education records,” and “the records” in this

part to “early intervention records.” Consequently, the

reference to “Part C records” in §303.401(b)(2), regarding

confidentiality procedures and the parents’ opportunity to

inspect and review all Part C records, has been changed to