IDEA 2004: Building the Legacy
Part C (birth - 2 years old)
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procedural safeguards that apply to parents who decide their child should receive preschool services under Part B
of the Act. The notice required under §303.211(b)(1) must
identify procedural safeguards that apply, which identification requirement can be met by including the
content requirements from §303.421(b)(3) and 34 CFR
300.504(c) and an explanation of the major differences between the procedural safeguards available under the separate programs.
Changes: We have deleted in §303.211(b)(1) “served
pursuant to this section” and added the phrase “eligible
for services under section 619 of the Act and who previously received early intervention services under this
part will be” before “provided annual notice.”
Educational component (§303.211(b)(2))
Comment: One commenter recommended including the words
“social and health” in §303.211(b)(2) to reinforce that the
Part C program promotes education, social, and health therapies.
Discussion: It is not necessary to include the words
“social and health” in §303.211(b)(2) because the Part C
requirements apply to children receiving services under
§303.211 in the same manner as they do to all other
children receiving services under Part C of the Act, which