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  • PART I ADMINISTRATION OF THE GOVERNMENT
  • TITLE II EXECUTIVE AND ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICERS OF THE COMMONWEALTH
  • CHAPTER 19B DEPARTMENT OF DEVELOPMENTAL SERVICES

Section 1 - Creation; powers of department and commissioner

Section 2 - Commissioner; appointment; qualifications; appointments by commissioner; report; salary

Section 3 - Deputy commissioner; appointment; duties; qualifications

Section 4 - Assistant, associate or deputy commissioners; appointment; duties; qualifications

Section 5 - Legal counsel

Section 6 - Program for training of residents in professional disciplines

Section 7 - State facilities under department control

Section 8 - Superintendents or directors; vacancies; appointments; qualifications; officers

Section 9 - Repealed, 1996, 58, Sec. 13

Section 10 - Crimes committed by or upon persons on facility premises or persons in care of facility

Section 11 - Repealed, 1996, 58, Sec. 14

Section 12 - Community intellectual disability services

Section 12A - Comprehensive program of community developmental disability services

Section 13 - Development and maintenance of community intellectual disability services and community developmental disability services

Section 14 - Rules and regulations

Section 15 - Residential or day care services; licenses

Section 15A - License for program offering residential or day care services to the public and providing treatment for persons with a developmental disability; standards and requirements; protection of individuals served by program from exploitation

Section 16 - Intellectual disability facility employees; civil service exemption

Section 17 - Transportation for persons with an intellectual disability or a developmental disability; reimbursements for costs

Section 18 - Interagency agreements with commissioner of mental health or office of Medicaid for coordinated regulation or management of certain services

Section 19 - Fingerprint-based checks to be conducted on applicants seeking license for department's client population residential or day care services or for other agency serving department's client population; individuals with unsupervised contact with persons with intellectual or developmental disability

Section 20 - Criminal offender record information checks to be conducted on persons providing residential or support services with potential for unsupervised contact with persons with intellectual or developmental disability; fingerprint submissions