(a) Qualifications and duties. Whenever a due process complaint is received under §303.430(d), a due process hearing officer must be appointed to implement the complaint resolution process in this subpart. The person must—
Have knowledge about the provisions of this part and the needs of, and early intervention services available for, infants and toddlers with disabilities and their families; and
Perform the following duties:
Listen to the presentation of relevant viewpoints about the due process complaint.
Examine all information relevant to the issues.
Seek to reach a timely resolution of the due process complaint.
Provide a record of the proceedings, including a written decision.
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