This Web page offers a summary of the Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act (JJDPA) reauthorization. It also features fact sheets on community-based and home-based alternatives to incarceration,...

This booklet discusses the Child Abuse Prevention and Treatment Act (CAPTA), as amended by the Keeping Children and Families Safe Act of 2003. The booklet includes information on adoption...

The Uninterrupted Scholar’s Act of 2013 is a statute which amends the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA).  Specifically, this law assists schools and social welfare agencies in...

This resource for state and local jurisdictions offers a step-by-step framework for the completion of a detailed analysis and reform of laws and policies.  Content Related:  Partnering with Others...

This guide for healthcare providers describes the rights of individuals under HIPAA and helps the reader maneuver the legal details of parental/guardian access to child health records given various...

This section of the Health and Human Services (HHS) Web site details relevant privacy and security rules in HIPAA. There are sections on this site that provide details on the HIPAA administrative...

This document describes the Navigating Information Sharing (NIS) Toolkit. It discusses applicable laws, specifically focusing on FERPA HIPAA, and outlines the important steps to implement...

This Web site presents resources on IDEA, with two discrete sections according to the targeted age group (birth-age 2 or ages 3-21). The site also provides keyword searchable regulations, content...

This Web page provides summaries, guidance, legal analysis, training materials and indicators to measure implementation regarding the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA).  Content...

This Web page has frequently asked questions on qualifications, services, and parent responsibilities, as well as links to other resources regarding Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA...

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