PUBLIC LAW 105-17-JUNE 4, 1997 111 STAT. 37 Public Law 105-17 105th Congress An Act To amend the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act, to reauthorize and make improvements to that Act, and for other purposes. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE. This Act may be cited as the Education Act Amendments of 1997". ' Individuals with DisabiHties TITLE I—AMENDMENTS TO THE INDIVIDUALS WITH DISABILITIES EDUCATION ACT June 4, 1997 [H.R. 5] Individuals with Disabilities Education Act Amendments of 1997. Children, youth and families. Intergovernmental relations. 20 USC 1400 note. SEC. 101. AMENDMENTS TO THE INDIVIDUALS WITH DISABILITIES EDUCATION ACT. Parts A through D of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (20 U.S.C. 1400 et seq.) are amended to read as follows: "PART A—GENERAL PROVISIONS "SEC. 601. SHORT TITLE; TABLE OF CONTENTS; FINDINGS; PURPOSES. 20 USC 1400. "(a) SHORT TITLE.This Act may be cited as the 'Individuals with Disabilities Education Act'. "(b) TABLE OF CONTENTS.— The table of contents for this Act is as follows: "PART A—GENERAL PROVISIONS "Sec. 601. Short title; table of contents; findings; purposes. "Sec. 602. Definitions. "Sec. 603. Office of Special Education Programs. "Sec. 604. Abrogation of State sovereign immunity. "Sec. 605. Acquisition of equipment; construction or alteration of facilities. "Sec. 606. Employment of in(feviduals with disabilities. "Sec. 607. Requirements for prescribing regulations. "PART B—^ASSISTANCE FOR EDUCATION OF ALL CHILDREN WITH DISABILITIES "Sec. 611. Authorization; allotment; use of funds; authorization of appropriations. "Sec. 612. State eligibility. "Sec. 613. Local educationad agency eligibility. "Sec. 614. Evaluations, eligibility determinations, individualized education programs, and educational placements. "Sec. 615. Procedural safeguards. "Sec. 616. Withholding and judicial review. "Sec. 617. Administration.