Texas Education Code - Section 29.016. Evaluation Conducted Pursuant To A Special Education Due Process Hearing
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§ 29.016. EVALUATION CONDUCTED PURSUANT TO A SPECIAL
EDUCATION DUE PROCESS HEARING. A special education hearing
officer in an impartial due process hearing brought under 20 U.S.C.
Section 1415 may issue an order or decision that authorizes one or
more evaluations of a student who is eligible for, or who is
suspected as being eligible for, special education services. Such
an order or decision authorizes the evaluation of the student
without parental consent as if it were a court order for purposes of
any state or federal law providing for consent by order of a court.
Added by Acts 2001, 77th Leg., ch. 767, § 8, eff. June 13, 2001.
Last modified: August 11, 2007