Amendment prohibits the Department of Education from imposing a sanction on a State for its election not to provide special education and services under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act to individuals who are 18 years or older and are incarcerated in adult State prisons.

Purpose:

An amendment, printed as amendment No. 14 in the Congressional Record of July 28, 1997 to prohibit the Education Department from imposing sanctions on states that do not elect to provide special education services to prisoners aged 18 to 21 years under the provisions of Individuals with Disabilities Education Act.

House Amendment Code:

(A039)

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