IDEA 2004: Building the Legacy
Part C (birth - 2 years old)
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parent and two or more individuals from separate disciplines or professions with one of these individuals being the service coordinator.
• Revised §303.25(a) and new §303.321(a)(5) and (a)(6)
clarify that in the case of a child who is limited English proficient, native language means the language normally used by the parents of the child except that when conducting evaluations and assessments of the child, qualified personnel determine whether it is developmentally appropriate to use the language normally used by the child. Additionally, we have
removed the requirement in proposed §303.25(a)(2) that
the native language of the parents be used in all direct contact with the child.
• We have revised the definition of personally
identifiable information in §303.29 to cross-
reference, with appropriate modifications, the definition of that same term contained in the regulations under the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) in 34 CFR 99.3, as amended.
• New §303.32 adds to these regulations a definition of
scientifically based research, which cross-references, with appropriate modifications, the definition of the same term contained in section 9101(37) of the