local educational agency

(13)The term “local educational agency” means a board of education or other legally constituted local school authority having administrative control and direction of free public education in a county, township, or independent or other school district located within a State, and includes any State agency that directly operates and maintains facilities for providing free public education.

Source

25 USC § 2021(13)


Scoping language

For the purposes of this chapter
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