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California Code of Regulations
Title 17, Division 2
Chapter 3 - Community Services
SubChapter 19 - Supported Living Service
Article 2 - General Provisions
§58616. Additional General Provisions.
§58616. Additional General Provisions.

(a) A consumer shall have the right to qualify for SLS vendorization and to serve as his/her own SLS vendor.
(b) No relative or conservator of a consumer shall serve as the SLS vendor for that consumer except when a determination has been made through the IPP process that:
(1) Unpaid family-based, or other natural supports for the consumer will not be supplanted;
(2) Such service is consistent with the consumer's IPP goals and objectives;
(3) The relative or conservator proposing to serve as the SLS vendor has no legal obligation to support the consumer;
(4) The consumer's preference is for that relative or conservator to serve as the SLS vendor; and
(5) The service will be at least as cost effective as any available alternative.
Note
Authority cited: Section 11152, Government Code; Sections 4648, 4688, 4689 and 4690, Welfare and Institutions Code. Reference: Sections 4648.1(d), 4659(a), 4688(b)(5) and 4689(a)(1), Welfare and Institutions Code.
History
1. New section filed 8-14-95 as an emergency; operative 8-14-95 (Register 95, No. 33). A Certificate of Compliance must be transmitted to OAL by 12-12-95 or emergency language will be repealed by operation of law on the following day.
2. New section refiled 12-4-95 as an emergency; operative 12-12-95 (Register 95, No. 49). A Certificate of Compliance must be transmitted to OAL by 4-10-96 or emergency language will be repealed by operation of law on the following day.
3. New section refiled 4-8-96 as an emergency; operative 4-10-96 (Register 96, No. 15). A Certificate of Compliance must be transmitted to OAL by 8-6-96 or emergency language will be repealed by operation of law on the following day.
4. Certificate of Compliance as to 8-14-95 order, including amendment of section and Note, transmitted to OAL 8-8-96 and filed 9-20-96 (Register 96, No. 38).