IDEA 2004: Building the Legacy
Part C (birth - 2 years old)
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public insurance and benefits and private insurance.
Changes: We have removed proposed §303.520(b)(1)(iv) and
added new §303.520(c).
Proceeds or funds from public insurance or benefits or from
private insurance (§303.520(c), redesignated §303.520(d))
Comment: Some commenters requested clarification on
proposed §303.520(c)(3), which provided that States could
exclude from the calculation of State and local
expenditures under proposed §303.225 (prohibition against
supplanting), the State portion of funds from a Federal public benefits program such as Medicaid. Some commenters objected to the provision because they viewed it as administratively burdensome and stated it would create significant challenges with data collection and reporting.
Discussion: As discussed in the Analysis of Comments and
Changes section accompanying §303.225, since the
publication of the IDEA Part C NPRM in May 2007, Part C State lead agencies have raised a number of issues regarding the MOE provisions in the Part C regulations
(which implement Part C’s supplement not supplant
requirements). Therefore, we are removing proposed
§303.520(c)(3) and intend to issue an NPRM addressing MOE
requirements under Part C of the Act.
Changes: We have removed proposed paragraph (c)(3) and