Recent changes were made to the Administrative Code that governs Illinois' Early Intervention System (Rule 500). Please download the following document to review a side-by-side comparison of what has changed along with the impact the changes have on the field: What you need to know about recent changes to Rule 500! (pdf).
Please note that this is not an exhaustive list of the changes, but rather highlights changes that may impact your direct work with children and families in the Illinois Early Intervention System. Changes to Rule 500 went into effect on May 14, 2014.
For more information or to read the full rule please visit the following link: http://www.ilga.gov/commission/jcar/admincode/089/08900500sections.html.