Sustainable Disability

(Emergency/Proposed Regulations)


Assembly Bill 1762, Chapter 230, Statutes of 2003 amended the definition of substantial disability in individuals with developmental disabilities. Emergency regulations revise the definition used in determining eligibility for regional center services.

Affected Regulatory Code Sections

Title 17 California Code of Regulations, Sections 54001 and 54010.


History of Rulemaking Proceeding

Emergency Regulations submitted to the California Office of Administrative Law: September 23, 2003

Effective date of Emergency Regulations: September 25, 2003

Notice of Proposed Rulemaking: October 17, 2003

Last Day of 45-Day Public Comment Period: December 1, 2003

Last Day of 15-Day Public Comment Period: January 2, 2004

Emergency Regulations Readopted: January 22, 2004

Final Text of Regulations filed with the Secretary of State: March 3, 2004

Effective Date of Regulations: March 12, 2004

Emergency Rulemaking Documents:

Regular Rulemaking Documents:


Last modified: June 20, 2023