Department of Education May 26, 2020 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Extension of the Application Deadline Date; Applications for New Awards; Magnet Schools Assistance Program
Document Number: 2020-11212
Type: Notice
Date: 2020-05-26
Agency: Department of Education
On March 10, 2020, we published in the Federal Register (85 FR 13878) a notice inviting applications (NIA) for the fiscal year (FY) 2020 Magnet Schools Assistance Program competition, Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) number 84.165A. The NIA established a deadline date of May 26, 2020 for the transmittal of applications. This notice extends the deadline date for transmittal of applications until June 30, 2020 and extends the date of intergovernmental review until August 28, 2020. It also extends the date for proof of approval of all modifications to court-ordered desegregation plans to July 28, 2020.
Impact Aid Program; Extension of the Application Amendment Deadline
Document Number: 2020-10147
Type: Rule
Date: 2020-05-26
Agency: Department of Education
The Department of Education (Department) extends the Fiscal Year (FY) 2021 application amendment period for Impact Aid program (IAP) applications, CFDA number 84.041, under sections 7002 and 7003 of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965, as amended (ESEA). We extend the application amendment deadline from June 30, 2020, to August 31, 2020, by 11:59:59 p.m., to allow local educational agencies (LEAs) impacted by the extraordinary circumstances related to the COVID-19 pandemic additional time to submit their amended applications.
Assistance to States for the Education of Children With Disabilities
Document Number: 2020-09273
Type: Rule
Date: 2020-05-26
Agency: Department of Education
The Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) established the National Instructional Materials Access Center (NIMAC) in 2004 to assist State educational agencies (SEAs) and local educational agencies (LEAs) with producing accessible instructional materials for students with print disabilities. The U.S. Department of Education (Department) issues this final notice of interpretation to clarify that the definition of ``print instructional materials'' in IDEA includes digital instructional materials.