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ARP ESSER Services

Equitable Services Under ARP ESSER

LEAs are not required to provide equitable services under ARP ESSER. The ARP Act includes a separate program, the Emergency Assistance to Non-public Schools (ARP EANS). Additional information regarding ARP EANS will be forthcoming. Information regarding the first EANS program that was authorized under the Coronavirus Response, Relief, and Supplemental Appropriations Act can be found on NYSED's Emergency Assistance to Nonpublic Schools Program (EANS) web page.

Supplement Not Supplant

ARP ESSER funds are not subject to a supplement not supplant provision.

Maintenance of Effort

The ARP (section 2004(b) and (c)) contains both State and LEA maintenance of equity requirements for each of FYs 2022 and 2023. The United States Department of Education intends to provide additional guidance on these requirements.

Maintenance of Equity

The ARP (section 2004(b) and (c)) contains both State and LEA maintenance of equity requirements for each of FYs 2022 and 2023. The United States Department of Education intends to provide additional guidance on these requirements.