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Emergency and Proposed Regulations

Family Cost Participation Program
(Emergency and Proposed Regulations)

Description:  The Office of Administrative Law has approved regulations for the purpose of assessing a cost participation to parents of children who receive three specific regional center services: day care, respite, and /or camping. The Family Cost Participation Program (FCPP) applies to families who meet the following criteria:

  1. The child has a developmental disability.
  2. The child is three through 17 years of age.
  3. The child lives in the parents' home.
  4. The child is not eligible for Medi-Cal.

This program became effective on January 1, 2005, and will be implemented by the 21 regional centers.

Affected Regulatory Code Sections: Title 17, California Code of Regulations, Sections 50243, 50245, 50247, 50249, 50251, 50253, 50255, 50257, 50259, 50261, 50262, 50263, 50265 and 50267.

Status:

Emergency regulations submitted to the California Office of Administrative Law on 12/22/2004 
Effective date of emergency regulations 01/01/2005 
Notice of Proposed Rulemaking 01/11/2005 
15-day public comment period ends at 5:00 p.m. on 04/28/2005 
15-day public comment period ends at 5:00 p.m. on 06/07/2005 
Final text of the regulations filed with the Secretary of State on 06/09/2005 
Effective Date of Regulations 08/22/2005 

Contact Person: Al Czech, Program Manager, at (916) 654-3355 or e-mail at llipsmey@dds.ca.gov.

Responsible Staff Attorney: David Judd, (916) 654-2257, or e-mail at david.judd@dds.ca.gov.

Emergency Rulemaking Document(s):

Rulemaking Document(s):

Go to the Family Cost Participation Program home page for additional information.

 
 
Last Updated: 10/23/2007