The Lanterman Developmental Disabilities Services Act (AB 1041)

California

“The Lanterman Developmental Disabilities Services Act authorizes the State Department of Developmental Services to contract with regional centers to provide support and services to individuals with developmental disabilities.”
 
“This bill would define competitive employment, microenterprises, and self-employment for these purposes. The bill would additionally require the Employment First Committee to identify existing sources of consumer data that can be matched with employment data, as specified, and to recommend goals for measuring employment participation and outcomes for various consumers within the developmental services system. … This bill would require each regional center planning team, when developing an individual program plan for a transition age youth or working age adult, to consider a specified Employment First Policy.”
 
State Policies & Initiatives: 
Legislation
Systems: 
  • Department of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
  • Other
Topics: 
  • Self-Employment
  • School-to-Work Transition
  • Mental Health
  • Cross-Agency Collaboration / Partnerships
  • Data Sharing
Other: 
  • State Department of Developmental Services
Date Enacted: 
10/09/2013
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