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§ 13-1371. Definition of children with exceptionalities; reports; examination

Purdon's Pennsylvania Statutes and Consolidated StatutesTitle 24 P.S. Education

Purdon's Pennsylvania Statutes and Consolidated Statutes
Title 24 P.S. Education
Chapter 1. Public School Code of 1949 (Refs & Annos)
Article XIII. Pupils and Attendance (Refs & Annos)
Subarticle (f). Exceptional Children (Refs & Annos)
24 P.S. § 13-1371
§ 13-1371. Definition of children with exceptionalities; reports; examination
(1) The term “children with exceptionalities” shall mean children of school age who have a disability or who are gifted and who, by reason thereof, need specially designed instruction.
(2) It shall be the duty of the district superintendent, in every school district in accordance with rules of procedure prescribed by the Secretary of Education, to secure information and report to the Department of Education, on or before the fifteenth day of October of each year, and thereafter as cases arise, every child with exceptionalities within said district. A report shall be made to the Department of Education of all children determined to need special education services or programs consistent with chapter 141 of State Board of Education Regulations, as well as chapter 342 of Department Standards.

Credits

1949, March 10, P.L. 30, No. 14, art. XIII, § 1371. Amended 1956, March 29, P.L. (1955) 1356, § 3; 1961, Sept. 12, P.L. 1245, § 2; 1963, Aug. 8, P.L. 592, § 1; 1970, Jan. 14, P.L. (1969) 468, § 52, effective July 1, 1970; 1970, May 4, P.L. 326, No. 103, § 1; 1995, June 30, P.L. 220, No. 26, § 5, imd. effective.

Footnotes

22 Pa. Code § 14.101 et seq.
24 P.S. § 13-1371, PA ST 24 P.S. § 13-1371
Current through 2021 Regular Session Act 100. Some statute sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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