|MT||Signed into law 04/2013||P-12||Funding for Special Needs Students|
SB 191 clarifies that tuition and transportation fund levies can be used to pay for day-treatment costs for a child under an approved indivi...
|PA||Signed into law 04/2013||P-12||Special Education Finance|
Establishes a Special Education Funding Commission and providing for special education funding for student achievement and instruction of el...
|NM||Signed into law 04/2013||P-12||Public Peace, Health, Safety & Welfare Special Education Funding|
Ensures that the state meets the maintenance of effort requirement for federal IDEA (Special Education) funding.
|SD||Signed into law 03/2013||P-12||Expenditures for Early Learning Services and Revised Provisions for State Aid to Special Education|
Allows for up to fifteen percent of the local need may be used to develop and implement coordinated, early intervening services for K-12 stu...
|NY||Vetoed 07/2012||P-12||Cultural Considerations in Special Education Placement, Tuition Reimbursement|
Requires that the determination of appropriate educational programs and placements for a student with a disability include, upon the parent'...
|CA||Signed into law 06/2012||P-12||Appropriations and Reappropriations|
S.B. 1016 - Appropriations and Reappropriations
From section 56 of bill summary: Reduces by various amounts appropriations made for supplemental school counseling, special education, partn...
|NY||Issued 04/2012||P-12||Establishing the New NY Education Reform Commission|
E.O. No. 44
Establishes the New NY Education Reform Commission to provide guidance and advice to the governor on education policy, performance, and inno...
|MN||Signed into law 04/2012||P-12||Billing Procedures for Students with Temporary Disabilites|
Extends nonresident special education billing procedures to students without a disability with a short term or temporary physical or emotion...
|FL||Signed into law 04/2012||P-12||Charter School Administrative Fee|
H.B. 5101 - Charter School Administrative Fee
From bill analysis: Reduces the 5% charter school administrative fee charged by school districts for schools that have an exceptional studen...
|NY||Signed into law 03/2012||P-12||Tuition Payments for Children Attending State-Supported Schools for the Deaf and Blind|
A.B. 9057 - Tuition Payments for Children Attending State-Supported Schools for the Deaf and Blind
Part A, Sections 12-a and 12-c: Provides that for the 2011-12 and 2012-13 school years, tuition for students enrolled in state-supported sch...
|CA||Signed into law 07/2011||P-12||Funds for Special Education Instruction|
A.B. 108 - Special Education Funding
From bill summary: Amends the Budget Act of 2011 by reducing the amount of moneys appropriated from the general fund to the state department...
|NC||Veto overridden: legislature has overridden governor's veto 06/2011||P-12||Funds for Children with Disabilities|
H.B. 200 - Funds for Children with Disabilities
Directs the state board to allocate additional funds for children with disabilities on the basis of $3,585.88 per child. Requires that each ...
|CO||Signed into law 05/2011||P-12||Special Education Definitions, Placement and Funding|
Revises special education statutes. Expands definition of children with disabilities to include conditions such as autism and serious emotio...
|NY||Signed into law 03/2011||P-12||Schools for the Deaf and Blind|
S.B. 2808 - Part A, Sec. 51, 53, 54
Sec. 51: Provides that effective with the 2011-12 school year, the district of residence must pay the tuition expenses of a child attending ...
|NY||Signed into law 03/2011||P-12||Reimbursement for Students in Certain Special Education Placements|
S.B. 2808 - Part O
Increases percent reimbursement rate for school districts with a student with a disability placed in a state school or special act school di...
|SD||Signed into law 03/2011||P-12||Special Education Funding|
Revise certain allocations for disabilities in the state aid for special education formula.
|SD||Signed into law 03/2011||P-12||Special Education Finance|
An Act to authorize a carryover of the fiscal year 2011 state aid to special education appropriation to fiscal year 2012.
|CA||Signed into law 06/2010||P-12||Full Funding for IDEA|
Respectfully memorializes the Congress and the President of the United States to enact one of the bills pending before Congress that would f...
|KS||Signed into law 04/2010||P-12||Special Education Finance|
Amends the special education catastrophic state aid law by requiring that any federal or state special education aid be deducted when comput...
|NE||Signed into law 04/2010||P-12||Revises Special Education Funding|
Changes provisions relating to payment for educational services; defines and redefines terms under the Special education Act; relates to det...
|SD||Signed into law 02/2010||P-12||Finance|
Authorizes the transfer of certain special education funds to other funds under certain conditions; provides that in any fiscal year in whic...
|CA||Signed into law 10/2009||P-12||Facilities and Special Needs Students|
Relates to the Leroy F. Greene School Facilities Act, which requires the state allocation board to allocate funding to school districts for ...
|CA||Signed into law 10/2009||P-12||Reimbursement for Eligible Services|
Extends to 2013 provision requiring the department to amend the Medicaid state plan with respect to the billing option for services by local...
|NY||Signed into law 08/2009||P-12||Residential Care Off-Site Facility Demonstration Project|
Creates a residential care off-site facility demonstration project to assess reimbursement methodologies and delivery methods in conjunction...
|IL||Signed into law 08/2009||P-12||Special Education--Personnel, Costs, Instruction in Home or Hospital|
Amends the Children with Disabilities Article of the School Code. Amends job titles defined under staff working on behalf of children who ha...
|CA||Signed into law 07/2009||P-12||Cost-Containment for Certain Special Education Services|
From Legislative Counsel's Digest:
In providing early intervention services and support to all eligible infants and toddlers and their fam...
|OH||Signed into law 07/2009||P-12||Taxing District to Jointly Fund Special Education Services|
H.B. 1 - Section 3313.83
Authorizes two or more school boards in a county with a population greater than 1,200,000 to create a regional student education district (s...
|UT||Adopted 07/2009||P-12||Special Needs Scholarships Procedures|
Increases requirements related to notifying parents of students with IEPs about the availability of Carson Smith special needs scholarships ...
|MO||Signed into law 07/2009||P-12||Finance|
S.B. 291--Education Funding
Modifies the elementary and secondary education funding formula. Beginning on July 1, 2010 moneys derived from the passage of Prposition A w...
|TX||Signed into law 06/2009||P-12||Special Education Grants|
H.B. 3646 - Section 16
Adds section 29.018. Directs the commissioner, using federal, appropriated state funds, or any other funds available, to make grants availab...
|ID||Signed into law 05/2009||P-12||Special Education|
Directs that references to the Idaho School for the Deaf and the Blind shall mean the Bureau of Educational Services for the Deaf and the Bl...
|WA||Signed into law 04/2009||P-12||Special Education|
Relates to Medicaid reimbursement; repeals provisions relating to billing for medical services provided through special education programs. ...
|ID||Signed into law 04/2009||P-12||Special Education|
Repeals certain provisions relating to the State School for the Deaf and the Blind; provides for moneys to go to any school for the deaf and...
|SD||Signed into law 03/2009||P-12||special education|
Revises allocations for disabilities in the state aid for special education formula.
|NY||Adopted 10/2008||P-12||Special Education Programs and Services|
Title 8 NYCRR Section 177.2
Adds a new section to establish a dispute resolution mechanism for costs for special education services provided to a non-resident student w...
|IL||Signed into law 08/2008||P-12||Residential Programs|
Amends the School Code and the Juvenile Court Act of 1987. Distinguishes funding provisions for students in residential programs who are not...
|NY||Signed into law 07/2008||P-12||Student with Disabilities in Homeschool Program|
Provides that solely for purposes of providing services to special education students and the computation of state aid, a student with disab...
|RI||Signed into law 07/2008||P-12||Students with Disabilities|
Excerpt: (b) Notwithstanding any other federal or state law or regulation, the school committee where a parentally placed child who has or d...
|LA||Signed into law 06/2008||P-12||Comprehensive Revision of Special Education Legislation|
Provides for comprehensive revision of the educational opportunities for children with exceptionalities provisions. The following are the ma...
|HI||Signed into law 06/2008||P-12||Due Process Hearings|
Extends the deadline within which to file a request for a due process hearing relating to the education of a child with a disability from ni...
|KS||Signed into law 05/2008||P-12||School Finance|
Provides that a student enrolled in a district and attending both a non-virtual school and a virtual school must be counted as that proporti...
|WI||Signed into law 04/2008||P-12||State Reimbursement for Special Educational Services by Certain Employees|
Directs the department of public instruction to determine the average percentage of work time of school nurses, social workers, psychologist...
|SD||Signed into law 02/2008||P-12||Special education finance|
Revises provisions related to the calculation of state aid to special education; includes a cognitive disability; provides for nonresident s...
|IL||Signed into law 01/2008||P-12||Special Education Funding|
Guarantees that school districts will receive at least as much special education funding in the 2007-08 school year and each year thereafter...
|CA||Signed into law 10/2007||P-12||Special education finance|
Requires the auditor of a county whose Educational Revenue Augmentation Fund (ERAF) contains excess funds to apportion funds sufficient to c...
|IL||Signed into law 08/2007||P-12||District Expenditures on Special Education|
Provides that the state board of education's annual report to the general assembly and governor must include the total expenditures made by ...
|IL||Signed into law 08/2007||P-12||Special Education Classes for Wards of the State|
Amends the School Code regarding special education classes for children from orphanages, foster family homes, children's homes, or in-state ...
|NY||Signed into law 08/2007||P-12||Hearing on Appropriateness of Placement|
From bill analysis: Provides that, in an impartial hearing concerning services provided to students with disabilities, the burden of proof m...
|IL||Adopted 07/2007||P-12||Task Force to Study Special Education Finance|
Creates a task force to study special education funding needs and to make recommendations as to how the state can increase special education...
|RI||Signed into law 07/2007||P-12||Funding for Special Education Students in Career/Technical Charters|
Permits any career/technical charter public schools which enroll special education students from outside the school district with verifiable...
|VT||Signed into law 06/2007||P-12||Controlling Costs While Maintaining Quality|
Provides for a slight rollback in property tax assessments for this year and would place a cap on property evaluations in the future. In add...
|VT||Signed into law 06/2007||P-12||Misc. Provisions|
Amends provisions regarding joint contract school districts, genders and dates of birth of pupils, base contract amounts, K-12 tuition agree...
|KS||Signed into law 05/2007||P-12||Autism Task Force|
Establishes the Autism Task Force. Directs the task force to study and conduct hearings on the issues relating to, the needs of and services...
|MN||Signed into law 05/2007||P-12||Adjustment for Failure to Meet Federal Maintenance of Effort|
H.F. 2245 [Failure to Meet Federal Maintenance of Effort]
The general education aid paid to school districts that were members of a cooperative that failed to meet federal special education mainten...
|AK||Adopted 02/2007||P-12||SPECIAL EDUCATION INTENSIVE SERVICES|
4 AAC 52.700, .790
Amends rules concerning special education intensive services.Clarifies the criteria used to determine intensive special education fundingund...
|OH||Signed into law 12/2006||P-12||Access to Personally Identifiable Student Information|
H.B. 276 -- Section 3301.0716
Sec. 3301.0716 allows the state department of education to have access to personally identifiable student information under certain circumst...
|GA||Adopted 11/2006||P-12||Grant Programs--Terminations and Submissions|
GAC 160-1-4-.01, .17, .48, .53, .60, .85, .100, .124, .127, .129,.175, .187, .191, .195, .198, .202, .236, .257, .259, .264, .268, .269
Terminates various grant programs within the state board of education. Creates low incidence grant program to provide funds to districts tha...
|NY||Vetoed 07/2006||P-12||Tuition for Special Education and Special Act School Districts|
Authorizes the inclusion of surplus factor in the determination of tuition for special education and special act school districts; directs t...
|HI||Signed into law 06/2006||P-12||Department of Education Federal Revenue Maximization Program Revolving Fund|
Creates a revolving fund for the collection and disbursement of generated revenue to support the administration and operations of the depart...
|AZ||Signed into law 06/2006||P-12||Scholarships for Students with Disabilities|
Establishes a funded state program of scholarships for pupils with disabilities; provides such students with the option of attending or rece...
|MI||Signed into law 06/2006||P-12||Cost of Due Process Hearings|
Specifies that, beginning July 1, 2006, the board of a local school district or other public agency responsible for providing programs or se...
|ME||Signed into law 05/2006||P-12||Special Education Services|
S.B. 689; LD 1772
Relates to children with disabilities; consolidates and reorganizes the delivery of early childhood special education services; includes the...
|VT||Signed into law 05/2006||P-12|
|Disabled Adult Children and College Students on Medical Leave|
Relates to coverage of disabled adult children and college students on medical leave; requires a health insurance plan that covers dependent...
|KS||Adopted 05/2006||P-12||Federal Role in State|
Memorializes the President and Congress to make a serious commitment to improving the quality of the nation's public schools by substantiall...
|SD||Signed into law 02/2006||P-12||Special Education Funding|
Revises state aid to special education; provides for a special education levy percentage per dollars of valuation.
|OR||Signed into law 08/2005||P-12||High Cost Disabilities Account|
Establishes within the State School Fund a High Cost Disabilities Account. Each fiscal year, the department of education is to distribute mo...
|MO||Rule Adoption 08/2005||P-12||Individuals with Disabilities Education Act|
5 CSR 70-742.140
Establishes the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education is eligible to apply for and receive federal funds under the Individuals wi...
|MA||Re-enacted by the Senate 07/2005||P-12||Maximizing federal reimbursement for children with autism|
The secretary of health and human services shall, within three months of the effective date of this Act, apply to the federal Centers for M...
|IL||Signed into law 07/2005||P-12||Tuition Paid for Special Education|
Amends the Children with Disabilities Article of the School Code. Provides that the reimbursement of a school district for the amount of pai...
|NY||(H) AMENDED ON THIRD READING 06/2005||P-12|
Relates to the use of certain federal funds for preschool grants for children with disabilities.
|FL||Signed into law 05/2005||P-12||Medicaid|
Deletes provisions authorizing AHCA to adopt emergency rules governing home & community-based services delivery system; provides Medicaid ra...
|KS||Became law without governor's signature 04/2005||P-12||Special Education Funding|
H.B. 2247 (section 10-11)
Creates a new formula for determining each district's special education allocation. Specifies that if the appropriation for special educatio...
|HI||Signed into law 04/2005||P-12||Children With Autism Spectrum Disorder|
Authorizes an emergency appropriation ($11, 672, 564) for fiscal year 2004-2005 to pay for increases in costs due to an increase in students...
|AR||Signed into law 04/2005||P-12||Education of Juveniles in Treatment Facilities|
Provides that the department of education, a public school district, or an open-enrollment charter school is not liable for any educational ...
|CO||Vetoed 04/2005||P-12||Special Education Tuition|
Adopts a comprehensive method of allocating the excess costs incurred in educating students with disabilities. Defines "selected special edu...
|AR||Signed into law 04/2005||P-12||Medicaid Billing Improvement Act|
Directs department of education to identify school districts underperforming in the area of direct-service Medicaid billing and requires the...
|ND||Signed into law 03/2005||P-12||Special Education Per Student Payments|
Provides for forwarding of special education per student payments to whichever program is providing the services to the student. The superin...
|SD||Signed into law 03/2005||P-12||Legal Costs as Allowable Special Education Funds|
Includes legal costs as allowable expenditures from the special education fund. http://legis.state.sd.us/sessions/2005/bills/SB72enr.pdf...
|LA||Emergency Rule Adoption 01/2005||P-12||Early and Periodic Screening, Diagnosis and Treatment|
LAC 50:XV.Chapter 71
Establishes emergency rules to promote Health and welfare of Medicaid recipients and to maintain access to Early and Periodic Screening, Dia...
|MA||Rule Adoption 11/2004||P-12||School Finance Regulations|
603 CMR 10.00
Amends rules to implement changes in the process used to calculated special education reimbursements under the so called 'circuit breaker' p...
|CA||Signed into law 09/2004||P-12||Special Education in Private Schools|
A.B. 1858 (multiple provisions)
Require the Superintendent of Public Instruction to conduct an investigation onsite at any time without prior notice when there is substanti...
|CA||Signed into law 09/2004||P-12||Funding for Special Needs Students|
A.B. 2525 (multiple provisions)
In provision that adjusts funding for pupils with exceptional needs based on an incidence multiplier for each special education
local plan a...
|IL||Signed into law 08/2004||P-12||Special Education Reimbursement|
Amends the Children With Disabilities Article of the School Code. Provides that reimbursement for individual students with disabilities whos...
|LA||Signed into law 07/2004||P-12||Medicaid Reimbursement to Schools|
Abolishes the Medicaid School-Based Administrative Claiming Trust Fund and provides for direct reimbursement of monies to public school boar...
|WY||Emergency Rule Adoption 05/2004||P-12||Special Education Staffing and Funding|
Adopts rules pertaining to the requirements for adequate special education staffing levels. Adjusts the foundation program formula for speci...
|VA||Signed into law 04/2004||P-12||Financial and legal responsibility for special|
Relates to financial and legal responsibility for special education students with disabilities placed across jurisdictional lines by social ...
|SD||Signed into law 02/2004||P-12||State Special Education Payment|
Revises the per student allocation for each disability level for the purposes of calculating the payment of state aid to special education....
|IL||Bill dead - amendatory veto 11/2003||P-12||Special Educational Funding|
Amends the School Code. Relates to provisions concerning the special educational services block grant for a school district having a populat...
|IL||Total VEto stands 11/2003||P-12||Children with Disabilities Reimbursement|
Amends the Children with Disabilities Article of the School Code. Provides administrative expenses incurred by a responsible school district...
|CA||Signed into law 09/2003||P-12||Special Education Due Process Rights|
Requires if a public education agency observed the pupil in conducting a special education assessment, or if its assessment procedures make ...
|OR||Signed into law 08/2003||P-12||High Cost Disabilities Account|
Creates High Cost Disabilities Account within State School Fund; directs Department of Education to distribute moneys in account to school d...
|NH||Signed into law 07/2003||P-12||Special Education Payments and Ages|
Makes certain revisions to the special education laws; revises procedures for disbursement of catastrophic aid payments to school districts;...
|MD||Signed into law 05/2003||P-12||Maryland School for the Blind|
Requires each county board of education to annually pay to the Maryland School for the Blind an amount equal to the local share of the basic...
|MT||Signed into law 03/2003||P-12||Deaf and Blind Schools Spending Reductions Barred|
Exempts the Montana school for the deaf and blind from spending reductions. http://data.opi.state.mt.us/bills/2003/billhtml/HB0060.htm...
|MT||Signed into law 03/2003||P-12||Board to Pay If Student with IEP Enrolls at Private, Nonsectarian Day-Treatment Program|
Authorizes a school district to use its tuition fund to pay the costs for a resident student who enrolls in a day-treatment program under an...
|MT||Signed into law 03/2003||P-12||School for Deaf and Blind Fees|
Changes the fee for services collected from a public school or other responsible agency by the Montana School for the Deaf and Blind from a ...
|CA||Vetoed 09/2002||P-12||Special Education Disputes|
Requires the Department of Education to establish and administer a statewide program of grant funding to support special education local pla...
|FL||Signed into law 05/2002||P-12||Education Code Re-Write: Florida School for the Deaf and the Blind|
Permits collaboration between Florida School for the Deaf and the Blind (FSDB) and local districts and boards. Allows FSDB to carry forward ...
|MD||Signed into law 05/2002||P-12||Finance Overhaul|
Requires that county board financial audit results be reported to state superintendent, county fiscal authority, and specified house and sen...
|MD||Signed into law 05/2002||P-12||Placement in Nonpublic Setting and Provision of Wraparound Services|
Defines "wraparound services." States that child in need of special education may be placed in appropriate nonpublic educational setting if ...
|AL||Signed into law 04/2002||P-12||Special Education Program Funds|
Appropriates a certain amount from the Education Trust Fund to the State Board of Education for the support and maintenance of special progr...
|NH||Signed into law 04/2002||P-12||Home District Pays for Special Education Out-Placement|
Relates to liability for educational expenses incurred during placement of any resident or patient, who is capable of being benefited by ins...
|MN||Filed with Secretary of State. Chapter No. 03/2002||P-12||Revenue Allocation and Medical Coverage for Special Education Students|
Relates to human services; modifies consent requirements for billing medical assistance and Minnesota Care for covered individual education ...
|VA||Signed into law 03/2002||P-12||Medicaid for Special Education Students|
Requires the Department of Medical Assistance Services to reimburse school divisions providing health-related services to special education ...
|CA||Signed into law 08/2001||P-12||Reimbursement to Public Employees|
Chapter No.215. Deletes the prohibition against reimbursement by the State for special education and related services provided by a nonpubl...
|CA||Signed into law 08/2001||P-12||Changes in Financing Special Education|
Chapter No.203, Requires the Superintendent of Public Instruction to perform specified computations with respect to special education local ...
|OR||Signed into law 07/2001||P-12||Special Education Finance Task Force|
Establishes a task force on special education and school finance; charges said task force with studying and delivery of financing of instruc...
|NJ||Signed into law 06/2001||P-12||State Funds for Special Education|
Provides that State funds to provide special education and related services to students enrolled in nonpublic schools may not be included by...
|TN||Became law without governor's signature 06/2001||P-12||Full Federal Funding Resolution|
Relates to Congress; urges fully funding federal commitment to Individual with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA)....
|NE||Signed into law 05/2001||P-12||Special Education Funding Component|
Section 37 of LB 797 allows Class I school districts to amend the general fund budget of expenditures after October 15th of each year for sp...
|VT||Signed into law 05/2001||P-12||Special Education Services Cost Sharing|
Relates to special education services cost sharing; states the Commissioner of Education and the Secretary of Human Services shall present t...
|MD||Signed into law 04/2001||P-12||Reimbursement to Parent for Special Education Services|
Alters the conditions under which a county board is not required to reimburse a parent or guardian for certain tuition or related costs for ...
|MN||Signed into law 04/2001||P-12||Related to Federal Government Funding of 40 Percent of Special Education|
, Memorializes the President and Congress to carry through their pledge to fund 40 percent of special education costs....
|MT||Signed into law 04/2001||P-12||Revision of Base Aid To Include Percentage of Special Education Allowance|
Amends the definition of base aid to include a percentage of the special education allowable cost payment; amends definition of maximum gene...
|NM||Vetoed 04/2001||P-12||Medicaid in Schools|
Senate Bill 432 amends the Public School Code as follows: Creates an Office of Medicaid in the Schools in the state department. Creates a ...
|MT||Signed into law 03/2001||P-12||Fixed Limits for Special Education Funding|
Revises the special education funding formula to establish fixed limits for distribution of the state's total special education allocation; ...
|OR||Signed into law 03/2001||P-12||Special Education Costs|
Directs Department of Education to recover costs of certain special education programs from State School Fund....
|SD||Signed into law 03/2001||P-12||Extraordinary Cost Fund|
Expands the uses of the Special Education Extraordinary Cost Fund....
|SD||Signed into law 02/2001||P-12||Residency for Special Education Services|
Revises school district residency for the purposes of special education; revises the distribution of state aid to special education....
|CA||Vetoed 09/2000||P-12||Special Education Allocations|
Relates to existing law which requires the Superintendent of Public Instruction to calculate allocations to special education local plan are...
|CA||Signed into law 08/2000||P-12||IDEA Compliance|
Authorizes the Superintendent of Public Instruction to withhold, in whole or in part, state funds or federal funds allocated under the Indiv...
|MN||Signed by governor 05/2000||P-12||Special Education Excess Cost Aid|
Decreases a district's threshold to qualify for excess cost aid from 4.4 percent to 4.36 percent of general education revenue, beginning in ...
|VT||Signed into law 05/2000||P-12||Special Education|
Clarifies the definition of special education services; permits the cost of special education services to be a factor in considering how to ...
|NE||Signed into law 04/2000||P-12||Special Education Finance|
This bill clarifies several aspects of how students, spacificly Special Ed. students, are to be treated in the state. It clarifies that spe...
|SD||Signed into law 03/2000||P-12||Special Education|
The legislation deals with the transfer of a special education student from a resident district to a nonresident district. Under previous l...
|SD||Signed into law 03/2000||P-12||Special Education Funding|
Allows certain children to be included as a level 2, 3, 4, or 5 disability for the purpose of calculating special education state aid....
|UT||Signed into law 03/2000||P-12||Assistive Technology Purchases|
Relates to individuals with disabilities; provides a specified appropriation to the State Office of Rehabilitation to purchase assistive tec...
|KY||Signed into law 02/2000||P-12||Early Childhood Special Education|
Relates to the Federal Individuals with Disabilities Education Act; provides that rights for infants, toddlers, and parents served by the St...