2016 Legislative Notebook

A summary of policy & budget issues, data charts and reports for the 2016 legislative session

2016 NOTEBOOK COVER/INTRODUCTION.

Charts below are in PDF format. Each heading is a link to the document containing the pages listed below it as of 12/7/15. Individual pages that have been updated have their own link.

PROPOSED LEGISLATION

  • Parent to Parent
  • Early Intervention
  • Down Syndrome Information
  • Accessibility Icon
  • Forced Sterilization Proclamation
  • Toxic-Free Kids and Families Act
  • Wage Increase for Support Living Staff UPDATED 12/14/15
  • Affordable Care Act for Supported Living
  • Fund Office of Public Guardianship
  • Alternatives to Guardianship
  • Guardianship Reform: Stopping Isolation
  • DD Community Trust Account
  • Housing Trust Fund DD Set-aside
  • Community Access

CHARTS AND DATA

DDA Budget:

  • DDA Biennial Base Funding
  • DDA Caseload Growth/Budget Appropriation by Fiscal Year

DDA Caseloads:

  • DDA Program Caseload Information
  • Clients Approved by Service Type
  • DDA No Paid Services/Wait List Clients by County
  • No Paid Services Caseload Data
  • Providing Services Comparison By State
  • People with DD—Where Do They Live?
  • Where People Live—Type of Residence by Region

HCBS Waivers:

  • Waiver Capacity
  • Waiver Client Information
  • Waiver and Residential Costs by Setting
  • Individual and Family Services Program

DDA Administration:

  • DDA Case Managers and Hearings
  • DDA Assessments

Employment/Day Services:

  • Transition Students by Region
  • Employment/Day Services
  • Employment Demographics
  • Pre-Vocational Employment

Community Residential:

  • Community Residential Services Options
  • Residential Service Options for Children
  • Licensed Staffed Residential for Children

Residential Habilitation Centers:

  • Closures of Institutions Statistics
  • RHC and SOLA Costs
  • RHC and SOLA Client Counts
  • RHCs—Children Under Age 21
  • Roads to Community Living (RCL) Clients in RHCs
  • RHC Short-term Stays
  • Deaths by Residence Type

LEGISLATORS

2016 ADVOCACY DAYS

  • DD Legislative Briefing/Reception
  • Advocacy Day Topics
  • Campus Map
  • Parking

2016 LEGISLATIVE AGENDAS