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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.


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 

Emergency Rulemaking Document(s):

Rulemaking Document(s):

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

Last Updated: 3/2/2018