HB 371 An act relating to assistive technology devices; 2 amending s. 1003.575, F.S.


State Policies & Initiatives: 

~~“Section 1003.575, Florida Statutes, is amended to read:
1003.575 Assistive technology devices; findings; interagency agreements.—Accessibility, utilization, and coordination of appropriate assistive technology devices and services are essential as a young person with disabilities moves from early intervention to preschool, from preschool to school, from one school to another, and from school to employment or independent living, and from school to home and community. If an individual education plan team makes a recommendation in accordance with State Board of Education rule for a student with a disability, as defined in s. 1003.01(3), to receive an assistive technology assessment, that assessment must be completed within 60 school days after the team's recommendation. To ensure that an assistive technology device issued to a young person as part of his or her individualized family support plan.”

  • Department of Rehabilitation Services
  • Department of Education
  • School-to-Work Transition
  • Cross-Agency Collaboration / Partnerships
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