CPAD Information (January 2014)


Self Determination (SB 468)

On October 9, 2013, Governor Brown signed Senate Bill 468 into law, amending the Lanterman Act and mandating Regional Centers to implement a Self Determination Program. Per the law, the California Department of Developmental Services (DDS) has to apply for approval of federal funding for this new Self Determination Program by December 31, 2014. ELARC is awaiting direction from DDS regarding implementation of this new program. For the most updated information regarding Self Determination, please go to the DDS website at

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To view CPAD January 2014 Newsletter, please open the following file:  CPAD JAN-2014 Newsletter