Part B – Coordinated Early Intervening Services (CEIS)
Rule Delay for Significant Disproportionality (Equity in IDEA) Regulations
Issued by the U.S. Department of Education, this final rule postponed the compliance date for implementing the significant disproportionality regulations (released December 16, 2016) by two years, from July 1, 2018, to July 1, 2020. The rule also postponed the date children ages 3 through 5 must be included in the analysis of significant disproportionality, from July 1, 2020, to July 1, 2022. The rule announcement includes an analysis of public comments provided to the earlier notice of proposed rulemaking.
Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services (OSERS)U.S. Department of Education