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Monthly Updates (July)

July 5, 2018 - The Announcement of the Delay was Delayed, but the Result is a Delay!;  Cheryl Dowd & Russ Poulin, WCET Frontiers

July 3, 2018 - Federal Register:  Department Delays Selected Provisions of the December 2016 regulations until July 1, 2020.  Delayed regulations include:  600.2, 600.9(c), 668.50.  Not delayed is 600.9(d) and therefore effective July 1, 2018.

June 11, 2018 - Massachusetts and Puerto Rico Join SARA;  NC-SARA

June 1, 2018 - WCET, NC-SARA, DEAC provided comments to the Department of Education regarding proposed delay of 2016 Federal Regulations.

Advanced Topics Workshop is Sold Out!  Contact Rosa Calabrese to get added to the waitlist.

Open Forum  - July 10, 2018; Ask your questions to the Expert of the Month:  Russ Poulin.  Topic:  Federal Regulation Delay


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