IDEA 2004: Building the Legacy
Part C (birth - 2 years old)
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instead are incorporating into §303.225(a) the provisions
in section 637(b)(5) of the Act, which prohibit the comingling of Federal funds with State funds and supplanting State and local funds with Federal funds. We
also are incorporating into §303.225(b) the MOE
requirements in current §303.124 and are retaining the
indirect cost provisions in proposed §303.225(c).
Changes: We have revised proposed §303.225(a) to include
language from section 637(b)(5) of the Act and replaced
proposed §303.225(b) with current §303.124.
Traditionally underserved groups (§303.227)
Comment: A few commenters supported the requirement in
§303.227 that ensures policies and practices be adopted so
that traditionally underserved groups, including minority
low-income, homeless, rural families, and children with
disabilities who are wards of the State are meaningfully
involved in the planning and implementation of services. However, the commenters suggested that all families, not just those identified in this section, should have access to culturally competent services. Another commenter recommended including explicit language requiring a State to ensure that its service providers have an understanding of the communication norms and family customs of traditionally underserved groups as a part of the cultural