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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
§56067. Good Cause.
§56067. Good Cause.
 
(a) For the purposes of Section 56061 through 56066 of these regulations , good cause for failure to act is limited to:
(1) A violent act of nature, including but not limited to, flood, earthquake, blizzard or fire; and/or
(2) Arson, vandalism and/or theft of records and/or property by individuals other than the appellant which precludes the appellant from filing a timely appeal.
(b) The appellant shall, within a reasonable time, not to exceed 60 days after the incident giving rise to its claim of good cause, submit to the regional center director or the Director, whichever is appropriate, the documents or other evidence substantiating its claim. The regional center director or the Director, whichever is appropriate, shall, within 30 days of receipt of the claim and supporting documentation, review the information and render a decision regarding whether good cause has been established.
(c) The director of the regional center or the Director, whichever is appropriate, shall notify the appellant in writing of the decision and shall specify what action will be taken, if any, pursuant to Sections 56061 through 56066 of these regulations .
Note
Authority cited: Sections 4681.1 and 4748, Welfare and Institutions Code. Reference: Sections 4648, 4648.1, 4745 and 4748, Welfare and Institutions Code.

History
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 subsections (a) and (c) (Register 95, No. 18).
4. Change without regulatory effect amending Note filed 12-2-98 pursuant to section 100, title 1, California Code of Regulations (Register 98, No. 49).