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ED/EDOGC RIN: 1801-AA11 Publication ID: Fall 2016 
Title: Rosa's Law 

Rosa's Law (Pub. L. 111-256) changes the reference to "mental retardation" in Federal law to "intellectual disability" or "intellectual disabilities" and directs agencies to amend their regulations accordingly. The final rule implements this statutory change in applicable Department of Education (Department) regulations.

Agency: Department of Education(ED)  Priority: Info./Admin./Other 
RIN Status: Previously published in the Unified Agenda Agenda Stage of Rulemaking: Final Rule Stage 
Major: No  Unfunded Mandates: No 
EO 13771 Designation: uncollected 
CFR Citation: 34 CFR 104    34 CFR 105    34 CFR 222    34 CFR 300    34 CFR 350    34 CFR 361    34 CFR 369    34 CFR 373    34 CFR 376    34 CFR 377    34 CFR 385    34 CFR 668    34 CFR 674    34 CFR 1200   
Legal Authority: Pub. L. 111-256   
Legal Deadline:  None
Action Date FR Cite
Final Rule  12/00/2016 
Regulatory Flexibility Analysis Required: No  Government Levels Affected: None 
Small Entities Affected: No  Federalism: No 
Included in the Regulatory Plan: No 
Public Comment URL:  
RIN Data Printed in the FR: No 
Agency Contact:
Hilary Malawer
Department of Education
Office of the General Counsel
Room 6E231, 400 Maryland Avenue SW,
Washington, DC 20202
Phone:202 401-6148