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Education Code - EDC

TITLE 1 GENERAL EDUCATION CODE PROVISIONS [1. - 32500]

  ( Title 1 enacted by Stats. 1976, Ch. 1010. )

DIVISION 1 GENERAL EDUCATION CODE PROVISIONS [1. - 32500]

  ( Division 1 enacted by Stats. 1976, Ch. 1010. )

PART 19. MISCELLANEOUS [32001 - 32454]

  ( Part 19 enacted by Stats. 1976, Ch. 1010. )

CHAPTER 4. Adult Day Care Food Program [32450 - 32454]
  ( Chapter 4 added by Stats. 1995, Ch. 530, Sec. 7. )

32450.
  

The State Department of Education shall, on behalf of the state, participate in the federal Adult Day Care Food Program as set forth in subsection (o) of Section 1766 of Title 42 of the United States Code, and shall not terminate its participation in the program unless the Legislature authorizes that termination.

(Added by Stats. 1995, Ch. 530, Sec. 7. Effective January 1, 1996.)

32451.
  

The State Department of Education is hereby designated as the single state agency to administer the Adult Day Care Food Program established pursuant to this chapter.

(Added by Stats. 1995, Ch. 530, Sec. 7. Effective January 1, 1996.)

32452.
  

For the purposes of this chapter, adult day care centers, as defined in Section 32543, are eligible for reimbursement for meals or supplements served to persons 60 years of age or older or to chronically impaired disabled persons, including victims of Alzheimer’s disease and related disorders with neurological and organic brain dysfunction, provided the adult day care centers meet the following requirements:

(a) Reimbursement provided to those institutions for those purposes shall be supplemental to all other state and federal funding and improve the quality of meals or level of services provided or increase participation in the program.

(b) Lunches shall provide, on the average, approximately one-third of the daily recommended dietary allowance established by the Food and Nutrition Board of the National Research Council of the National Academy of Sciences.

(c) The adult day care center makes reasonable efforts to serve meals that meet the special dietary requirements of participants, including efforts to serve foods in forms that are palatable to participants.

(Added by Stats. 1995, Ch. 530, Sec. 7. Effective January 1, 1996.)

32453.
  

The State Department of Education shall administer the Adult Day Care Food Program for all eligible, participating adult day care centers that provide adult day care services to the persons described in Section 32452. For the purposes of this chapter, “adult day care center” means any public agency or private nonprofit organization, or any proprietary Title XIX center or Title XX center that meets the following requirements:

(a) The center is licensed pursuant to Chapter 3.5 (commencing with Section 1570) of Division 2 of the Health and Safety Code, or otherwise approved to operate by a state or federal agency.

(b) The center provides for care and services directly or under arrangements under which the public agency, nonprofit organization, or proprietary Title XIX or Title XX center maintains professional management responsibility for all of the services.

The terms “proprietary Title XIX” or “proprietary Title XX center” means any private, for-profit center that provides adult day care services for which it receives compensation from amounts granted to the states pursuant to Title XIX or XX of the federal Social Security Act as set forth in Section 1396 and following of Title 42 of the United States Code and for which not less than 25 percent of the enrolled eligible participants were served by the center in the calendar month preceding initial application or annual reapplication for program participation.

(Added by Stats. 1995, Ch. 530, Sec. 7. Effective January 1, 1996.)

32454.
  

The State Department of Education shall promulgate any rules and regulations necessary for the administration of this chapter in a manner consistent with Section 1766 of Title 42 of the United States Code and any federal regulations adopted thereto, including, but not limited to, regulations setting forth eligibility requirements.

(Added by Stats. 1995, Ch. 530, Sec. 7. Effective January 1, 1996.)

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