Federal Legislative Report 116-16

  • Date Posted
    June 30, 2020
  • Category
Federal Legislative Report 116-16 from IASB includes an update on the CARES Act fund distribution. School districts are required to use a portion of their K-12 Emergency Relief Funds to provide all private school students with equitable services, not just those students who are disadvantaged or at risk. USDE will publish a rule in the Federal Register on July 1, to force compliance. Read more and potential caveats, in the full report.

The report also includes additional guidance from USDE on the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act,, a waiver extension from the USDA regarding providing meals to children, national infrastructure legislation, and grant opportunities.