RULA - Rights Under The Lanterman Act - Complete Manual

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This publication tells you about the Lanterman Act. This law gives people with developmental disabilities the right to services so they can live an independent and normal life. This publication tells you about regional center services. It tells you how to get the services. It tells you what to do if you do not agree with the regional center.

 

What is the Lanterman Act?

The Lanterman Act is the California law that gives people with developmental disabilities the right to the services and supports they need to live a more independent and normal life. The Act is part of the California Welfare and Institutions Code, starting at § 4500 – § 4905. If you want to read the Lanterman Act, go to: http://www.dds.ca.gov/Statutes/LantermanAct.cfm

 

Please Note: Chapter 11 is discontinued.

 

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