Ed_gov_transparent ED.gov - Link to ED.gov Home Page

Note:  This document has been delivered to the Office of the Federal Register but has not yet been scheduled for publication.  The official version of this document is the document that is published in the Federal Register.

anthropometric, biochemical, and clinical variables; feeding skills and feeding problems; and food habits and food preferences; (ii) developing and monitoring appropriate plans to address the nutritional needs of children eligible under this part, based on the findings in paragraph (b)(7)(i) of this section; and (iii) making referrals to appropriate community resources to carry out nutrition goals. Subsequent definitions have been renumbered accordingly.

Types of early intervention services--Assistive technology

device and service (§303.13(b)(1))

Comment: Two commenters recommended that we modify the definition of assistive technology device to include the language from the preamble of the NPRM that, under certain circumstances, Part C funds may be used to pay for a hearing aid.

Another commenter requested that the Department explicitly state in the regulations or in a memorandum or policy letter issued to Part C lead agencies that hearing aids and appropriate related audiological services may be considered, under certain circumstances, an appropriate early intervention service and an assistive technology device.

Discussion: The definition of assistive technology device