DDS Directive 01-050820: Extension of Waivers, Modifications and Directives Due to COVID-19
Pursuant to Governor Gavin Newsom’s Proclamation of a State of Emergency dated March 4, 2020, and Governor Newsom’s Executive Order N-25-20 issued on March 12, 2020, the Director of the Department of Developmental Services issued numerous Directives to regional centers waiving or modifying certain requirements of the Lanterman Act and/or certain provisions of Title 17. Additionally, the Director of the Department issued several Directives pursuant to Welfare and Institutions (W&I) Code section 4639.6 to protect consumer rights, health, safety, or welfare, or in accordance with W&I Code section 4434.
Any waivers, modifications or directives contained in the following Department Directives are extended an additional 30 days from the current date of expiration. View the complete Directive.