All 2001 OSEP Policy Letters

2001 OSEP Policy Letters

This page contains policy letters issued during 2001 listed in chronological order.

 2001

December 18, 2001 to U.S. Congressman Charles F. Bass.
TOPIC ADDRESSED: Allocation of Grants
SECTION OF IDEA: Part B—Assistance for Education of All Children With Disabilities; Section 611—Authorization; Allotment; Use of Funds; Authorization of Appropriations; Section 619—Preschool Grants

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December 4, 2001 to U.S. Congressman Roscoe E. Bartlett.
TOPIC ADDRESSED: Confidentiality of Education Records
SECTION OF IDEA: Part B—Assistance for Education of All Children With Disabilities; Section 612—State Eligibility

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November 26, 2001 to Attorney Paul Veazey, Esq.
TOPIC ADDRESSED: Educational Placements
SECTION OF IDEA: Part B—Assistance for Education of All Children With Disabilities; Section 614—Evaluations, Eligibility Determinations, Individualized Education Programs, and Educational Placements

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November 15, 2001 to New Jersey Education Commissioner Vito A. Gagliardi, Sr.
TOPIC ADDRESSED: Evaluations and Reevaluations
SECTION OF IDEA: Part B—Assistance for Education of All Children With Disabilities; Section 614—Evaluations, Eligibility Determinations, Individualized Education Programs, and Educational Placements

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November 6, 2001 to Ohio Department of Education Interim Director of the Office for Exceptional Children Ed Kapel.
TOPIC ADDRESSED: State Educational Agency General Supervisory Authority
SECTION OF IDEA: Part B—Assistance for Education of All Children With Disabilities; Section 612—State Eligibility

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October 10, 2001 to U.S. Congressman Curt Weldon.
TOPIC ADDRESSED: Assessments
SECTION OF IDEA: Part B—Assistance for Education of All Children With Disabilities; Section 612—State Eligibility

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October 4, 2001 to individual (personally identifiable information redacted).
TOPIC ADDRESSED: Children in Private Schools
SECTION OF IDEA: Part B—Assistance for Education of All Children With Disabilities; Section 612—State Eligibility

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September 24, 2001 to Virginia Department of Education Assistant Superintendent H. Douglas Cox.
TOPIC ADDRESSED: Evaluations and Reevaluations
SECTION OF IDEA: Part B—Assistance for Education of All Children With Disabilities; Section 614—Evaluations, Eligibility Determinations, Individualized Education Programs, and Educational Placements

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MS Word (25K)


September 21, 2001 to New York State SAFE President Holly B. Nann.
TOPIC ADDRESSED: State Educational Agency General Supervisory Authority
SECTION OF IDEA: Part B—Assistance for Education of All Children With Disabilities; Section 612—State Eligibility

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September 19, 2001 to Alabama State Superintendent of Education Dr. Ed Richardson.
TOPIC ADDRESSED: Use of Funds
SECTION OF IDEA: Part B—Assistance for Education of All Children With Disabilities; Section 611—Authorization; Allotment; Use of Funds; Authorization of Appropriations

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September 12, 2001 OSEP memorandum 01-18.
TOPIC ADDRESSED: Applicability of Regulations
SECTION OF IDEA: Part A—General Provisions; Section 607—Requirements for Prescribing Regulations

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September 10, 2001 to Wisconsin Director of Special Education Dr. Stephanie J. Petska.
TOPIC ADDRESSED: Independent Educational Evaluations
SECTION OF IDEA: Part B—Assistance for Education of All Children With Disabilities; Section 615—Procedural Safeguards

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August 6, 2001 to U.S. Senator Richard Shelby.
TOPIC ADDRESSED: Natural Environments
SECTION OF IDEA: Part C – Infants and Toddlers with Disabilities; Section 636—Individualized Family Service Plan

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July 24, 2001 to U.S. Representative Patsy Mink.
TOPIC ADDRESSED: Use of Funds and Allocation of Grants
SECTION OF IDEA: Part B—Assistance for Education of All Children With Disabilities; Section 611—Authorization; Allotment; Use of Funds; Authorization of Appropriations

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July 23, 2001 to Arizona Special Education Coordinator David Dickman.
TOPIC ADDRESSED: Distribution of Funds Provided to the Secretary of the Interior
SECTION OF IDEA: Part B—Assistance for Education of All Children With Disabilities; Section 611—Authorization; Allotment; Use of Funds; Authorization of Appropriations

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July 23, 2001 to U.S. Senator Hillary Rodham Clinton.
TOPIC ADDRESSED: Individualized Education Programs
SECTION OF IDEA: Part B—Assistance for Education of All Children With Disabilities; Section 614—Evaluations, Eligibility Determinations, Individualized Education Programs, and Educational Placements

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July 6, 2001 to Federated States of Micronesia Secretary of Health, Education and Social Affairs Dr. Eliuel K. Pretrick.
TOPIC ADDRESSED: Allocation of Grants
SECTION OF IDEA: Part B—Assistance for Education of All Children With Disabilities; Section 611—Authorization; Allotment; Use of Funds; Authorization of Appropriations

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July 5, 2001 to Seattle Children’s Home President R. David Cousineau and Manager David L. Halbett.
TOPIC ADDRESSED: Free Appropriate Public Education
SECTION OF IDEA: Part B—Assistance for Education of All Children With Disabilities; Section 612—State Eligibility

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July 2, 2001 to individual (personally identifiable information redacted).
TOPIC ADDRESSED: Condition of Assistance
SECTION OF IDEA: Part B—Assistance for Education of All Children With Disabilities; Section 612—State Eligibility

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July 2, 2001 to Marilyn Shepherd, Ed.D.
TOPIC ADDRESSED: Individualized Education Programs
SECTION OF IDEA: Part B—Assistance for Education of All Children With Disabilities; Section 614—Evaluations, Eligibility Determinations, Individualized Education Programs, and Educational Placements

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MS Word (35K)

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