Q Has legislation been enacted to amend Section 37-23-1 to clarify references in state law to the Federal Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA)?

A Yes. All references in the laws of this state to the “Individuals with Disabilities Education Act” or to the “IDEA” shall be construed to include any subsequent amendments to that act. (HB 524, 2009 Regular Session, effective from and after July 1, 2009)