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SB-585 Community care facilities.(2021-2022)

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Date Published: 02/18/2021 09:00 PM
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CALIFORNIA LEGISLATURE— 2021–2022 REGULAR SESSION

Senate Bill
No. 585


Introduced by Senator Jones

February 18, 2021


An act to amend Section 1502.5 of the Health and Safety Code, relating to care facilities.


LEGISLATIVE COUNSEL'S DIGEST


SB 585, as introduced, Jones. Community care facilities.
The California Community Care Facilities Act provides for the licensure and regulation of community care facilities by the State Department of Social Services. The act specifically excludes a residential care facility for the elderly, as defined, from its provisions.
This bill would make technical, nonsubstantive changes to this exclusion.
Vote: MAJORITY   Appropriation: NO   Fiscal Committee: NO   Local Program: NO  

The people of the State of California do enact as follows:


SECTION 1.

 Section 1502.5 of the Health and Safety Code is amended to read:

1502.5.
 Notwithstanding Section 1502, a residential care facilities facility for the elderly, as defined in Section 1569.2, shall not be considered a community care facilities facility, and shall be subject only to the California Residential Care Facilities for the Elderly Act (Chapter 3.2 (commencing with Section 1569)).