Section 1569.71. (Added by Stats. 1985, Ch. 1127, Sec. 3.)
Cite as: Cal. Health & Safety Code §1569.71.
In consultation with the State Fire Marshal the department shall develop and expedite implementation of regulations related to nonambulatory persons that ensure resident safety but also provide flexibility to allow residents to remain in the least restrictive environment.
Following the implementation of levels of care, regulations related to nonambulatory persons shall also provide the flexibility necessary for those levels in residential care facilities for the elderly.