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IDEA State Administrative Complaints

All states are required to have complaint procedures in place. States must also develop model forms to assist parents and other parties in filing state complaints. States may not require the use of these model forms, but complaints must contain the content required in 34 CFR §300.153

Use the links below to locate information on IDEA state complaint procedures available on state educational agency websites (valid as of January 2016).

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Alaska Idaho Minnesota North Dakota Utah
Arizona Illinois Mississippi Ohio Vermont
Arkansas Indiana Missouri Oklahoma Virginia
California Iowa Montana Oregon Washington
Colorado Kansas Nebraska Pennsylvania West Virginia
Connecticut Kentucky Nevada Puerto Rico Wisconsin
Delaware Louisiana New Hampshire Rhode Island Wyoming
District of Columbia Maine New Jersey South Carolina  
Florida Maryland New Mexico South Dakota  
Georgia Massachusetts New York Tennessee  

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