Responsible Governmental Agency [Education] Law and Legal Definition

According to 34 CFR 270.3 [Title 34 – Education; Subtitle B -- Regulations of the Offices of the Department of Education; Chapter II -- Office of Elementary and Secondary Education, Department of Education; Part 270 -- Desegregation of Public Education], the term responsible governmental agency means “any school board, State, municipality, school district, or other governmental unit legally responsible for operating a public school or schools.”

(Authority: 42 U.S.C. 2000c-2)