Texas Education Code - Section 29.014. School Districts That Provide Education Solely To Students Confined To Or Educated In Hospitals
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§ 29.014. SCHOOL DISTRICTS THAT PROVIDE EDUCATION SOLELY
TO STUDENTS CONFINED TO OR EDUCATED IN HOSPITALS. (a) This section
applies only to a school district that provides education and
related services only to students who are confined in or receive
educational services in a hospital.
(b) A school district to which this section applies may
operate an extended year program for a period not to exceed 45 days.
The district's average daily attendance shall be computed for the
regular school year plus the extended year.
(c) Notwithstanding any other provision of this code, a
student whose appropriate education program is a regular education
program may receive services and be counted for attendance purposes
for the number of hours per week appropriate for the student's
condition if the student:
(1) is temporarily classified as eligible for
participation in a special education program because of the
student's confinement in a hospital; and
(2) the student's education is provided by a district
to which this section applies.
(d) The basic allotment for a student enrolled in a district
to which this section applies is adjusted by:
(1) the cost of education adjustment under Section
42.102 for the school district in which the district is
geographically located; and
(2) the weight for a homebound student under Section
Added by Acts 1995, 74th Leg., ch. 260, § 1, eff. May 30, 1995.
Last modified: August 11, 2007