Participants in IFSP meetings and periodic reviews.
(a) Initial and annual IFSP meetings.(1) Each initial meeting and each annual meeting to evaluate the IFSP must include the following participants:
(i) The parent or parents of the child.
(ii) Other family members, as requested by the parent, if feasible to do so;
(iii) An advocate or person outside of the family, if the parent requests that the person participate.
(iv) The service coordinator who has been working with the family since the initial referral of the child for evaluation, or who has been designated by the public agency to be responsible for implementation of the IFSP.
(v) A person or persons directly involved in conducting the evaluations and assessments in § 303.322.
(vi) As appropriate, persons who will be providing services to the child or family.
(2) If a person listed in paragraph (a)(1)(v) of this section is unable to attend a meeting, arrangements must be made for the person's involvement through other means, including—
(i) Participating in a telephone conference call;
(ii) Having a knowledgeable authorized representative attend the meeting; or
(iii) Making pertinent records available at the meeting.
(b) Periodic review. Each periodic review must provide for the participation of persons in paragraphs (a)(1)(i) through (a)(1)(iv) of this section. If conditions warrant, provisions must be made for the participation of other representatives identified in paragraph (a) of this section.
(Approved by the Office of Management and Budget under control number 1820-0550)
(Authority: 20 U.S.C. 1436(b))
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