Nebraska Olmstead Settlement Agreement

Nebraska

U.S. v. Nebraska – 8:08CV271

…In accordance with Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act (“ADA”), 42 U.S.C. § 12132, and implementing regulation 28 C.F.R. § 35.130(d), the State shall ensure that each  BSDC resident is served in the most integrated setting appropriate to meet each person’s  individualized needs. To this end, the State shall actively pursue the appropriate discharge of BSDC residents from BSDC and provide them with adequate and appropriate protections, supports, and services, consistent with each person’s individualized needs, in the most integrated setting in which they can be reasonably accommodated, and where the individual does not object….”

 

State Policies & Initiatives: 
Enforcement
Systems: 
  • Other
Topics: 
  • Home and Community Based Services (HCBS)
  • Provider Transformation
Date Enacted: 
07/02/2008
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