Synopsis As Introduced Amends the Community-Integrated Living Arrangements Licensure and Certification Act. Provides that licenses for community mental health or developmental services agencies are valid for one year (rather than 3 years). Provides that an agency licensed under the Act or a community-integrated living arrangement certified by an agency must maintain for public inspection copies of investigative reports and surveys conducted by the Department of Human Services. Provides that the Department must prepare a quarterly report detailing violations of the Act by an agency licensed under the Act or a community-integrated living arrangement certified by an agency and publish the report on its website. Provides that the report must include the name and address of each agency and community-integrated living arrangement that violates the Act.
Fiscal Note (Dept. of Human Services)
This legislation would require significant increase in staffing to comply with the annual inspections and reporting requirements. It is estimated that the Department of Human Services would need a minimum of 30 additional staff to comply with the annual inspections.