IDEA 2004: Building the Legacy
Part C (birth - 2 years old)
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these entities as eligible recipients.
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