AMENDMENT WITHOUT A MEETING  
 
Authorities: 34 C.F.R. Part 300 
 
 
 
FEDERAL AND STATE REQUIREMENTS CITATIONS
P After the annual admission, review, and dismissal (ARD) meeting, changes to the individualized education program (IEP) may be made either: 300.324(a)(4)
300.324(a)(6)

P
  • By the entire ARD committee; or
300.324(a)(6)

P
  • By amending the IEP rather than by redrafting the entire IEP.
300.324(a)(6)

P

Eligibility determinations, changes of placement, and manifestation determination reviews will not be conducted through the amendment without a meeting process.

300.116
300.306
300.530(e)

AMENDMENT PROCESS


P To amend the IEP without an ADMISSION, REVIEW, AND DISMISSAL COMMITTEE MEETING: 300.324(a)(4)(i)

D
  • The parent of the child with a disability and the local educational agency (LEA) must agree not to convene an ARD committee meeting for the purpose of making changes to the IEP; and
300.324(a)(4)(i)

D
  • The LEA must develop a written document to amend or modify the child's current IEP.
300.324(a)(4)(i)

REVISED IEP


P If the IEP is amended without an ADMISSION, REVIEW, AND DISMISSAL COMMITTEE MEETING, the ADMISSION, REVIEW, AND DISMISSAL COMMITTEE MEMBERSHIP must be informed of those changes. 300.324(a)(4)(ii)

P Upon request, the parent must be provided with a revised copy of the IEP with the amendments incorporated. 300.324(a)(6)

 
 
Last Updated: Tuesday, April 11, 2017