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Special Education law

Statutes and Regulations Relevant to the Practice of Special Education Law

  • IDEA 2004: federal special education statutes with commentary here.

  • Part 300: federal regulations implementing IDEA 2004

  • Code of Federal Regulations: the entire code of federal regulations

  • Article 89: New York State special education statutes (click on "Laws"/EDN/Art. 89)

  • Part 200: New York State special education regulations

  • Part 100: New York State regulations governing elementary and secondary school programs

  • Part 201: New York State regulations governing discipline of students with disabilities

  • NYCRR: the entire code of New York State regulations

  • FERPA: federal regulations governing the privacy of student educational records(see also here for general FERPA information)

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