911 KAR 1:070. Handicapped children's services.

 

      RELATES TO: KRS 200.460-200.490

      STATUTORY AUTHORITY: KRS 194.030(13)

      NECESSITY, FUNCTION, AND CONFORMITY: Title V of the Social Security Act, as amended by PL 97-35, authorizes grants to states to provide services to children who are handicapped or who are suffering from conditions leading to a handicap. KRS 200.460 to 200.490 authorize the Commission for Children with Special Health Care Needs to provide services for handicapped children. The terms "crippled" and "handicapped" as used in applicable federal and state laws are deemed to be synonymous as used in this administrative regulation. The Commission for Children with Special health Care Needs is authorized by KRS 194.030(13) to adopt such administrative regulations as are necessary to implement programs authorized by federal law so as to qualify for the receipt of federal funds and as are necessary to cooperate with federal agencies for the proper administration of the commission and its programs. The function of this administrative regulation is to implement the Kentucky Commission for Children with Special Health Care Needs in accordance with applicable federal and state laws and regulations.

 

      Section 1. Crippled Children's Services Program Standards. The Commission for Children with Special Health Care Needs hereby adopts the "Crippled Children's Services Program Standards" dated May, 1984 by reference as covering all phases of program operation including but not limited to program eligibility for services, fee collections, consent requirements, medical standards, and other relevant components of the program. A copy of the "Crippled Children's Services Program Standards" shall be on file and available for public inspection in the Office of the Commission for Children with Special Health Care Needs, 310 Whittington Parkway, Suite 200, Louisville, Kentucky 40222. (11 Ky.R. 104; eff. 8-7-84; Am. 18 Ky.R. 2025; eff. 3-7-92; Recodified from 902 KAR 4:070, 3-1-2001; TAm. eff. 8-2-2012.)