42 U.S. Code § 12522 - Definitions
In this part:
The term “State” means each of the several States, the District of Columbia, and the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico.
(2) State educational agency
The term “State educational agency” means—
(A) a State educational agency (as defined in section 12511 of this title) of a State; or
 See References in Text note below.
Source(Pub. L. 101–610, title I, § 111A, as added Pub. L. 111–13, title I, § 1201,Apr. 21, 2009, 123 Stat. 1467.)
References in Text
Section 12523 (e) of this title, referred to in par. (2)(B), probably should be a reference to section 12523 (d) of this title, which relates to designation of a statewide entity to carry out the functions of the State educational agency. Section 12523 (e) relates to consultation of the Corporation with the Secretary of Education.
A prior section 12522,Pub. L. 101–610, title I, § 111A, as added Pub. L. 103–82, title I, § 103(a)(2),Sept. 21, 1993, 107 Stat. 827, granted the Corporation authority to assist local applicants in nonparticipating States, prior to the general amendment of this part by Pub. L. 111–13.