3323.34 Center for autism and low incidence - duties.

The entity selected under section 3323.32 of the Revised Code shall do all of the following:

(A) Collaborate and consult with state agencies that serve persons with autism and low incidence disabilities;

(B) Collaborate and consult with institutions of higher education in development and implementation of courses for educators and other professionals serving persons with autism and low incidence disabilities;

(C) Collaborate with parent and professional organizations;

(D) Create and implement programs for professional development, technical assistance, intervention services, and research in the treatment of persons with autism and low incidence disabilities;

(E) Create a regional network for communication and dissemination of information among educators and professionals serving persons with autism and low incidence disabilities. The regional network shall address educational services, evaluation, diagnosis, assistive technology, family support, leisure and recreational activities, transition, employment and adult services, and medical care for persons with autism and low incidence disabilities.

(F) Develop a statewide clearinghouse for information about autism spectrum disorders and low incidence disabilities, as described in section 3323.35 of the Revised Code.

Cite as R.C. § 3323.34

History. Effective Date: 2008 HB562 09-22-2008

Related Legislative Provision: See 129th General AssemblyFile No.39, SB 171, §4