IDEA 2004: Building the Legacy
Part C (birth - 2 years old)
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of Insurance, Benefits, Systems of Payments, and Fees
§303.520 Policies related to use of public benefits or
insurance or private insurance to pay for Part C services.
(a) Use of public benefits or public insurance to pay for Part C services.
(1) A State may not use the public benefits or insurance of a child or parent to pay for Part C services unless the State provides written notification, consistent
with §303.520(a)(3), to the child’s parents, and the State
meets the no-cost protections identified in paragraph (a) (2) of this section.
(2) With regard to using the public benefits or insurance of a child or parent to pay for Part C services,
(i) May not require a parent to sign up for or enroll in public benefits or insurance programs as a condition of receiving Part C services and must obtain consent prior to using the public benefits or insurance of a child or parent if that child or parent is not already enrolled in such a program;
(ii) Must obtain consent, consistent with §§303.7 and
303.420(a)(4), to use a child’s or parent’s public benefits
or insurance to pay for Part C services if that use would--
(A) Decrease available lifetime coverage or any other