34 CFR 303.37 - Ward of the State.

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§ 303.37 Ward of the State.

(a)General. Subject to paragraph (b) of this section, ward of the State means a child who, as determined by the State where the child resides, is -

(1) A foster child;

(2) A ward of the State; or

(3) In the custody of a public child welfare agency.

(b)Exception. Ward of the State does not include a foster child who has a foster parent who meets the definition of a parent in § 303.27.

(Authority: 20 U.S.C. 1401(36))

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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 303 after this date.

  • 2017-06-30; vol. 82 # 125 - Friday, June 30, 2017
    1. 82 FR 29755 - Assistance to States for the Education of Children With Disabilities and Preschool Grants for Children With Disabilities Program; Early Intervention Program for Infants and Toddlers With Disabilities
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      DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION, Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services
      Final regulations.
      These final regulations are effective June 30, 2017.
      34 CFR Parts 300 and 303