NAME greatly appreciates the efforts by OSERS to address the financial and administrative burdens the current IDEA Parental Consent to access Medicaid regulation has created for LEAs while protecting and assuring the parents rights.

The NAME organization fully supports the changes that are outlined in the proposed regulation and encourages everyone who has been impacted by the current regulation to submit written comments.

The following document provides an overview of the proposed regulation, a link to the proposed regulation and instructions on how to submit official comments on the proposed regulation:

Four year historical review/timelines of the meetings and events NAME has had with OSERS/OSEP regarding the current Medicaid parental consent regulation:

The following are template letters for those interested for submitting official comments regarding the proposed regulation: