AN ACT RELATIVE TO AGE REQUIREMENTS FOR CERTAIN STUDENTS.
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Court assembled, and by the authority of the same as follows:
Section 2 of chapter 71B of the General Laws, as appearing in the 2006 Official Edition, is hereby amended by adding the following paragraph:-
Beginning age 14 or sooner if determined appropriate by an individualized education program team, school age children with disabilities shall be entitled to transition services and measurable postsecondary goals, as provided under the federal Individual Disabilities with Education Act, 20 USC sec. 1400, et sec.
Approved August 6, 2008