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Welfare and Institutions Code - WIC

DIVISION 4. MENTAL HEALTH [4000 - 4390]

  ( Heading of Division 4 amended by Stats. 1977, Ch. 1252. )

PART 1. GENERAL ADMINISTRATION, POWERS AND DUTIES OF THE DEPARTMENT [4000 - 4098.5]

  ( Heading of Part 1 amended by Stats. 1977, Ch. 1252. )

CHAPTER 3. Facility Licensing, Program Certification, and Ratesetting [4080 - 4096.6]

  ( Heading of Chapter 3 amended by Stats. 1991, Ch. 89, Sec. 36. )

ARTICLE 4. Social Rehabilitation Facilities and Community Residential Treatment Programs [4090 - 4091]
  ( Article 4 added by Stats. 1991, Ch. 89, Sec. 46. )

4090.
  

(a) The State Department of Health Care Services shall establish, by regulation, standards for the programs listed in Chapter 2.5 (commencing with Section 5670) of Part 2 of Division 5. These standards shall also be applied by the department to any facility licensed as a social rehabilitation facility pursuant to paragraph (7) of subdivision (a) of Section 1502 of the Health and Safety Code.

(b) In establishing the standards required by this section, the department shall not establish standards which in themselves impose any new or increased costs on the programs or facilities affected by the standards.

(Amended by Stats. 2012, Ch. 34, Sec. 62. (SB 1009) Effective June 27, 2012.)

4091.
  

Nothing in Section 4090 limits the authority of the State Department of Health Care Services to delegate the evaluation and enforcement of the program standards to a county mental health program when a licensed social rehabilitation facility has a contractual relationship with a county mental health program and the county has requested the delegation.

(Amended by Stats. 2012, Ch. 34, Sec. 63. (SB 1009) Effective June 27, 2012.)

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