Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act
Federal Register, July 28, 2003, Page 44419-44422
Department of Education.
Notice of proposed rulemaking.
The Secretary proposes to amend 34 CFR Part 99 to implement the Department's interpretation of the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) identified through administrative experience as necessary for proper program operation. These regulations would provide general guidelines for accepting "signed and dated written consent" under FERPA in electronic format.
We must receive your comments on or before September 26, 2003.
Kathleen Wolan, U.S. Department of Education, (202) 260-3887.