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  • Education Laws and Regulations

    603 CMR 28.00

    Special Education


    • 28.01: Authority, Scope and Purpose
    • 28.02: Definitions
    • 28.03: Administration and Personnel
    • 28.04: Referral and Evaluation
    • 28.05: The Team Process and Development of the IEP
    • 28.06: Placement and Service Options
    • 28.07: Parent Involvement
    • 28.08: Continuum of Options for Dispute Resolution
    • 28.09: Approval of Public or Private Day and Residential Special Education School Programs
    • 28.10: School District Responsibility
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    Most recently amended by the Board of Elementary and Secondary Education: March 27, 2018

    Regulatory Authority:
    M.G.L. c. 69, § 1B; c. 69, §§ 1J and 1K, as amended by St. 2010, c. 12, § 3; c. 71, § 38G.

    For an official copy of these regulations, please contact the State House Bookstore, at 617-727-2834 or visit Massachusetts State Bookstore.

    Last Updated: June 29, 2018

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