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agency, with the assistance of the Council, must ensure that its child find system under Part C of the Act is

coordinated with the State’s child find efforts under Part

B of the Act.

Changes: We have revised new §303.301(c) (proposed

§303.300(b)(4)) to specify that each public awareness

program must include a requirement that the lead agency provide for informing parents of toddlers with disabilities of the availability of preschool services under section 619

of the Act not fewer than 90 days prior to the child’s

third birthday. Additionally, because we have clarified that parents must be provided with this information not

fewer than 90 days prior to their toddler’s third birthday,

we have deleted the parenthetical “starting at least nine

months prior to the child’s third birthday.”

Comprehensive child find system (new §303.302) (proposed

§303.301)

Comment: None.

Discussion: To reflect the varied administrative structures of different Part C child find systems and the revised definitions of public agency and EIS provider in

§§303.30 and 303.12, respectively, we have replaced the

reference to “public agencies” with “lead agencies or EIS

providers” in new §303.302(a)(2) (proposed §303.301(a)(2)),