Report Title: Instructional Materials; Assistive Technology; Eligible Students; Technology Mediated Instruction; National Instructional Materials Accessibility Standard
Description: Adopts the National Instructional Materials Accessibility Standard for use by the Department of Education in preparation of instructional materials for eligible students. Defines "eligible student" in accordance with the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act and the Copyright Act. Requires the Department of Education to obtain instructional materials in accessible formats whenever available from the publisher or the National Instructional Materials Access Center when materials are not available from the publisher in the appropriate, accessible format needed by an eligible student. Requires instructional materials to be sufficient for grade level progress by eligible students. Requires the Department of Education to provide assistive technology devices and services for eligible students. Repeals requirements for publishers to provide computer diskettes conforming to American Standard Code for Information Interchange.
Package: None
Current Referral: EDU/HHS, WAM
Introducer(s): KIDANI, KANUHA, Richards

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1/20/2023SReferred to EDU/HHS, WAM.
1/18/2023SIntroduced and passed First Reading.
1/17/2023SPending Introduction.

S = Senate | H = House | D = Data Systems | $ = Appropriation measure | ConAm = Constitutional Amendment

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