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Annual State Application Under Part B of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) as Amended in 2004 for Federal Fiscal Year 2021

March 2021 - FOR PUBLIC COMMENT

ANNUAL STATE APPLICATION UNDER PART B OF THE INDIVIDUALS WITH DISABILITIES ACT AS AMENDED IN 2004 FOR FEDERAL FISCAL YEAR 2021  PDF Document 

New York State Law, Regulations and Policy Not Required by Federal Law/Regulation/Policy  PDF Document

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New York State's Annual State Application Under Part B of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) for Federal Fiscal Year 2021 (FFY 2021) has been posted for public review for 60 days (March 18 through May 17, 2021). The application includes the identification of New York State (NYS) requirements that are not otherwise required by federal law and regulations pursuant to IDEA section 608(a)(2) and the description of the use of funds under Part B of IDEA.

Written public comment on the NYS Part B Application for FFY 2021 will be accepted by the Office of Special Education for 30 calendar days, as required by federal law (March 24 through April 23, 2021).  Written comments will be accepted by email with the subject line NYS Part B Application FFY 2021 Public Comment to SPEDPUBLICCOMMENT@nysed.gov or may be submitted by mail to:

New York State Education Department
Office of Special Education
89 Washington Avenue, Room 309 EB
Albany, NY 12234
Attention: NYS Part B Application FFY 2021 Public Comment

Last Updated: April 27, 2021