According to Article 7 of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA):
511 IAC 7-41-2 Blind or low vision are defined as:
Sec. 2. (a) "Blind or low vision", which may be referred to as a visual impairment, means a disability that even with best correction affects the student's ability to use vision for learning, which adversely affects the student's educational performance.
(1) includes a reduced ability or a complete inability to utilize the visual system to acquire information;
(2) may include or be limited to a reduction in field of vision.
(b) Eligibility for special education as a student who is blind or has low vision shall be determined by the student's CCC.