IDEA 2004: Building the Legacy
Part C (birth - 2 years old)
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.
Bureau of Labor Statistics, the median hourly wage for lawyers employed full-time in State or local government is
$38.46.4 With benefit costs of approximately 35 percent, we
estimate that the cost per State of drafting and translating this notice into other languages, if applicable, would be no more than $520, for a national cost of $29,120.
We also expect that providing this notification to parents will not have a significant cost impact because the timing of the written notification is left to the discretion of the State lead agency. In many instances, States would have an opportunity to provide this notification, either by mail or in person, in conjunction with the prior written notice already required under
§303.421 or other required documentation (such as a copy of
the IFSP) or at the IFSP meeting or periodic review and would incur only the additional cost of photocopying the notification.
The National Early Intervention Longitudinal Study (NEILS) collected data on a representative sample of 3,338 children who entered the Part C program for the first time between September 1997 and November 1998 and at various points until the children entered Kindergarten. These data