SB 0447 Provides that assessments may be given to special education students at appropriate levels
LR Number:1699L.01I Fiscal Note:1699-01
Last Action:03/07/01 - Hearing Scheduled But Not Heard S Education Committee Journal page:
Effective Date:August 28, 2001
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Current Bill Summary

SB 447 - This act provides that Missouri Assessment Program (MAP) tests may be given at a developmentally appropriate level different from actual grade level for students receiving special education services, upon prior request of the school district and subject to approval of the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education. The Department may refuse to allow testing at the level requested and may require testing at the student's actual grade level.

Similar provisions of this act are contained in SCS/HCS/HB 50 (2001).