34 CFR 300.700 - Grants to States.

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§ 300.700 Grants to States.

(a)Purpose of grants. The Secretary makes grants to States, outlying areas, and freely associated States (as defined in § 300.717), and provides funds to the Secretary of the Interior, to assist them to provide special education and related services to children with disabilities in accordance with Part B of the Act.

(b)Maximum amount. The maximum amount of the grant a State may receive under section 611 of the Act is -

(1) For fiscal years 2005 and 2006 -

(i) The number of children with disabilities in the State who are receiving special education and related services -

(A) Aged three through five, if the State is eligible for a grant under section 619 of the Act; and

(B) Aged 6 through 21; multiplied by -

(ii) Forty (40) percent of the average per-pupil expenditure in public elementary schools and secondary schools in the United States (as defined in § 300.717); and

(2) For fiscal year 2007 and subsequent fiscal years -

(i) The number of children with disabilities in the 2004-2005 school year in the State who received special education and related services -

(A) Aged three through five if the State is eligible for a grant under section 619 of the Act; and

(B) Aged 6 through 21; multiplied by

(ii) Forty (40) percent of the average per-pupil expenditure in public elementary schools and secondary schools in the United States (as defined in § 300.717);

(iii) Adjusted by the rate of annual change in the sum of -

(A) Eighty-five (85) percent of the State's population of children aged 3 through 21 who are of the same age as children with disabilities for whom the State ensures the availability of FAPE under Part B of the Act; and

(B) Fifteen (15) percent of the State's population of children described in paragraph (b)(2)(iii)(A) of this section who are living in poverty.

(Authority: 20 U.S.C. 1411(a) and (d))

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Title 34 published on 06-Jun-2018 04:02

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 34 CFR Part 300 after this date.

  • 2018-02-27; vol. 83 # 39 - Tuesday, February 27, 2018
    1. 83 FR 8396 - Assistance to States for the Education of Children With Disabilities; Preschool Grants for Children With Disabilities
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      DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION, Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services (OSERS)
      Notice of proposed rulemaking.
      We must receive your comments on or before May 14, 2018.
      34 CFR Part 300