California Code, Education Code - EDC CA EDUC § 48859

For purposes of this chapter, the following terms have the following meanings:

(a) “County placing agency” means the county social services department or county probation department.

(b) “Educational authority” means an entity designated to represent the interests of a child for educational and related services.

(c) “Local educational agency” means a school district, a county office of education, a charter school, or a special education local plan area.


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