Special Education Listserv
Subject: Final State Regulations Implementing Part C of IDEA
Source: Stephen Barr, Assistant Commissioner
Intended Audience: System Point of Entry (SPOE) Staff, Early Intervention Providers, State Interagency Coordinating Council, First Steps Stakeholders
Date: June 3, 2013
FOR YOUR INFORMATION:
The Missouri State Board of Education approved proposed changes to the Missouri State Plan for Special Education - State Regulations Implementing Part C of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act at the January 22, 2013, board meeting. These regulations govern the First Steps program.
The regulations, as approved by the State Board of Education, became final on May 30, 2013, when the rule-making process was completed. The regulations are described in the Missouri State Plan for Part C of IDEA which is available on the First Steps website at: http://dese.mo.gov/se/stateplan/index.html.