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AB-1644 Medi-Cal: Drug Medi-Cal Program providers.(2013-2014)



As Amends the Law Today


SECTION 1.

 Section 14124.27 is added to the Welfare and Institutions Code, to read:

14124.27.
 (a) Drug Medi-Cal Treatment Program providers shall be categorized as “high” categorical risk pursuant to Section 14043.38 and shall be subject to background checks pursuant to the provisions of that section.
(b) On and after January 1, 2018, the department may designate a Drug Medi-Cal Treatment Program provider as “limited” or “moderate” categorical risk pursuant to Section 14043.38 and federal regulations. To designate a Drug Medi-Cal Treatment Program provider as “limited” or “moderate” the department shall execute a declaration, to be retained by the director and posted on the department’s Internet Web site, that states the reason that a “high” categorical risk designation is no longer warranted. The department shall transmit a copy of this declaration to the Legislature.