State Laws & Regulations

Office of Special Services & Inclusive Education
1% Assessment

1% and Maine's Alternate Assessments Based on Alternate Academic Achievement Standards (AA-AAAS)

Procedural Manual

Special Education required forms procedural manual.

State Law

In Maine, laws that are specific to the education of children with disabilities are set forth in three chapters of 20-A MRSA (Maine Revised Statutes Annotated).

  • Chapter 301. General Provisions
  • Chapter 303. Children with Disabilities
  • Chapter 304. Maine Educational Center for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing and the Governor Baxter School for the Deaf
State Regulation: Chapter 101/MUSER

Rule chapter that is specific to the education of children with disabilities in Maine Department of Education Regulations, Chapter 101, Maine Unified Special Education Regulation Birth to Age Twenty (MUSER).

Procedural Safeguards

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SAU Responsibility for FAPE

MUSER Continuum for LRE

Educational Surrogate Parent

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