2016 New Jersey Revised Statutes
Title 18a - Education
Section 18A:40-5.1 - Definitions Relative To Reading Disabilities.

NJ Rev Stat § 18A:40-5.1 (2016) What's This?

18A:40-5.1 Definitions relative to reading disabilities.

1.As used in this act:

"Potential indicators of dyslexia or other reading disabilities" means indicators that include, but shall not be limited to, difficulty in acquiring language skills; inability to comprehend oral or written language; difficulty in rhyming words; difficulty in naming letters, recognizing letters, matching letters to sounds, and blending sounds when speaking and reading words; difficulty recognizing and remembering sight words; consistent transposition of number sequences, letter reversals, inversions, and substitutions; and trouble in replication of content.

L.2013, c.210, s.1.


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