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California Code of Regulations
Title 17, Division 2
Chapter 3 - Community Services
SubChapter 4 - Residential Services and Quality Assurance Regulations
Article 11 - Facility Appeals Process
§56063. Decision.
§56063. Decision.
(a) Within 60 days after the date of the hearing, the regional center director shall:
(1) Render a decision; and
(2) Submit a written notification of the decision to the administrator by certified mail, return receipt requested.
(b) The written notification shall:
(1) Identify the specific issue(s) in dispute;
(2) Rule on each issue(s);
(3) State the facts supporting each ruling;
(4) Specify the statute(s) and regulation(s) upon which each ruling is based; and
(5) Specify the procedure for appealing the regional center director's decision to the Director.
(c) If the appellant does not appeal the decision to the Director pursuant to Section 56064 , it shall be deemed final.

Authority cited: Sections 4405, 4681.1 and 4748, Welfare and Institutions Code. Reference: Sections 4648, 4648.1, 4681.1 and 4748, Welfare and Institutions Code.
1. New section filed 1-14-91; operative 2-13-91 (Register 91, No. 14).
2. Amendment of Note filed 11-23-94; operative 11-23-94 (Register 94, No. 47).
3. Editorial correction of subsection (c) (Register 95, No. 18).