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Welfare and Institutions Code - WIC

DIVISION 9. PUBLIC SOCIAL SERVICES [10000 - 18999.8]

  ( Division 9 added by Stats. 1965, Ch. 1784. )

PART 3. AID AND MEDICAL ASSISTANCE [11000 - 15771]

  ( Part 3 added by Stats. 1965, Ch. 1784. )

CHAPTER 10. Supplemental Food Program [15500 - 15520]

  ( Chapter 10 added by Stats. 1970, Ch. 1195. )

ARTICLE 2. Administration [15510 - 15514]
  ( Article 2 added by Stats. 1970, Ch. 1195. )

15510.
  

The director shall administer the provisions of this chapter and shall adopt such rules and regulations as are necessary to carry out the provisions of this chapter.

(Amended by Stats. 1977, Ch. 1252.)

15511.
  

The county welfare department shall carry out the local administrative responsibilities of this chapter, subject to the supervision of the department and to rules and regulations adopted by the department.

(Added by Stats. 1970, Ch. 1195.)

15512.
  

Application for supplemental food shall be made to the county welfare agency who shall determine program eligibility.

(Added by Stats. 1970, Ch. 1195.)

15513.
  

The county welfare department shall contract with the local health department to determine the need of eligible persons for the nutrients in supplemental food and the local health department shall issue prescriptions for such food in specified amounts and varieties judged necessary for such persons health.

(Added by Stats. 1970, Ch. 1195.)

15514.
  

The California State Education Agency for Surplus Property shall procure, store, handle, and dispose of supplemental food under rules and regulations of the department established pursuant to this chapter.

(Added by Stats. 1970, Ch. 1195.)

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