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Section 504 Plans (Rehabilitation Act of 1973)

Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 is a civil rights law that prohibits discrimination against individuals with disabilities.
 
A 504 plan is a legal document that outlines a plan of instructional services for students in the general education setting.  While not an IEP, the document usually describes the types of accommodations that will be made for a student in school.