§ 15.2. Definitions.
The following words and terms, when used in this chapter, have the following meanings, unless the context clearly indicates otherwise:
ParentsA birth or adoptive parent, a guardian or a person acting as a parent of the student.
Protected handicapped studentA student who meets the following conditions:
(i) Is of an age at which public education is offered in that school district.
(ii) Has a physical or mental disability which substantially limits or prohibits participation in or access to an aspect of the students school program.
(iii) Is not eligible as defined by Chapter 14 (relating to special education services and programs) or who is eligible but is raising a claim of discrimination under § 15.10 (relating to discrimination claims).
School daysThe days of the school districts academic year plus the 14 calendar days before the beginning of the academic year and the 14 calendar days following the completion of the academic year.
Section 504Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 (29 U.S.C.A. § 794).
Service agreementA written agreement executed by a students parents and a school official setting forth the specific related aids, services or accommodations to be provided to a protected handicapped student.
This section cited in 22 Pa. Code § 10.2 (relating to definitions); 22 Pa. Code § 10.23 (relating to response and handling of a student with a disability); 55 Pa. Code § 3270.4 (relating to definitions); 55 Pa. Code § 3280.4 (relating to definitions); and 55 Pa. Code § 3290.4 (relating to definitions).
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