SB-81: Developmental services

California

State Policies & Initiatives: 
Legislation

“(1) Existing law, the Lanterman Developmental Disabilities Services Act, requires the State Department of Developmental Services to contract with regional centers to provide services and supports to individuals with developmental disabilities and their families.

This bill would require the department to consult, commencing in the summer of 2019, with specified stakeholders, including representatives of the Developmental Services Task Force and the Department of Rehabilitation, to discuss system reforms to better serve consumers with developmental disabilities, to perform various duties, such as evaluating compliance with federal rules relating to specified services, to report on the progress of these efforts, and to post specified material on its internet website, including a summary of public comments.”

Systems: 
  • Department of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
  • Other
Topics: 
  • Mental Health
  • Home and Community Based Services (HCBS)
  • Cross-Agency Collaboration / Partnerships
Other: 
  • State Department of Developmental Services
Date Enacted: 
06/27/2019
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