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Government Code - GOV

TITLE 2. GOVERNMENT OF THE STATE OF CALIFORNIA [8000 - 22980]

  ( Title 2 enacted by Stats. 1943, Ch. 134. )

DIVISION 3. EXECUTIVE DEPARTMENT [11000 - 15986]

  ( Division 3 added by Stats. 1945, Ch. 111. )

PART 13. SOCIAL SERVICE TRANSPORTATION [15950 - 15986]

  ( Part 13 added by Stats. 1979, Ch. 1120. )

CHAPTER 6. State Review [15980 - 15984]
  ( Chapter 6 added by Stats. 1979, Ch. 1120. )

15980.
  

The Director of Transportation shall be responsible for generally monitoring the implementation of this part . The funds for administration and monitoring of this program by the Director of Transportation shall be funded by funds made available for that purpose from federal funds.

(Amended by Stats. 1990, Ch. 1455, Sec. 10.)

15982.
  

(a) Any social service transportation provider may request an exemption from coordination or consolidation as required under the action plan. The request for exemption shall be submitted to the Director of Transportation, who shall render a decision within 60 days after receiving the request. If the Director of Transportation denies the request, it shall be forwarded to the California Transportation Commission, which shall render a decision within 60 days after receiving it.

The request for exemption shall be granted if, on the basis of information submitted with the request, the Director of Transportation or the commission, as the case may be, finds that the effectiveness of the social transportation service provided the recipients would be impaired by consolidation or coordination.

(b) The Director of Transportation shall adequately inform social service program managers about these requirements well in advance of the deadlines outlined in this section.

(c) The commission shall periodically review, as it deems necessary, the performance of the designated agencies to determine compliance with the action plans and conditions for approval.

(Amended by Stats. 1990, Ch. 1455, Sec. 11.)

15984.
  

The Department of Transportation shall provide technical assistance to paratransit providers who may wish to explore coordination strategies but lack the capability to develop and implement those strategies.

(Added by Stats. 1988, Ch. 962, Sec. 4.)

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