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Alternative Services Regulations

EMERGENCY REGULATIONS Posted – August 14, 2020

Title 17. Public Health,Division 2. Health and Welfare Agency – Department of Developmental Services Regulations, Chapter 3. Community Services, Subchapter 2. Vendorization, Article 2. Vendorization Process, amend section 54326 and Subchapter 5. Standards for Nonresidential Services, adopt new Article 6. Alternative Service Delivery, adopt new section 56810

DEPARTMENT OF DEVELOPMENTAL SERVICES ANNOUNCES SEMINARS: ALTERNATIVE DELIVERY OF NONRESIDENTIAL SERVICES

The Notice and Finding of Emergency (NOFE) and Regulation text for emergency regulations on the alternative delivery of nonresidential services during COVID-19 were posted online, emailed and mailed on Friday, August 14, 2020.

The emergency regulations and corresponding NOFE may be accessed on the regulations page of the DDS Website.

DDS scheduled a series of Zoom presentations to review the option for a new alternative service delivery model for nonresidential services, the Department’s expectations, and plans for implementation. DDS is seeking input from the community and inviting technical questions and recommendations for operationalizing the new model on the following dates.

Friday, September 4, 2020 Town Hall Meeting Recording
Thursday, September 3, 2020 Early Start Town Hall Recording

Comments should be sent simultaneously to DDS and the Office of Administrative Law at RegulationsMailing@dds.ca.gov and OALReferenceAttorney@oal.ca.gov by August 26th.