IDEA 2004: Building the Legacy
Part C (birth - 2 years old)
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programs). No other statutory authorities are cited. We believe it would be inappropriate to add a reference to CHIP without also adding statutory authorities for all other funding sources.
Methods to ensure the provision of, and financial
responsibility for, Part C services (§303.511)
Discussion: We have changed the title of §303.511 to
better align with the title of section 640(b)(1) of the Act, which addresses methods of ensuring and establishing financial responsibility for Part C services.
Changes: We have changed the title of §303.511 to “Methods
to ensure the provision of, and financial responsibility
for, Part C services”.
Comment: One commenter requested that §303.511(a) be
clarified to require States to have in place methods for establishing financial responsibility and for providing early intervention services using one of the three methods
listed in §303.511(a). The commenter stated that, as
proposed, §303.511(a) appeared to require that States (a)
establish financial responsibility in State law or
regulation, (b) sign interagency and intra-agency
agreements, and (c) have other written methods determined