Administrative Code

Virginia Administrative Code
12/6/2021

Part VII. Independent Living Center Services

22VAC45-80-120. Centers for independent living.

The department operates independent living centers for blind multihandicapped Virginians in its regional offices. The centers shall adhere to the regulations in the previous sections of these regulations.

Statutory Authority

§§ 51.5-23 and 51.5-65 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Derived from VR670-03-4 § 7.1, eff. August 3, 1988; amended, Virginia Register Volume 6, Issue 11, eff. March 28, 1990.

22VAC45-80-130. Governing board of centers for independent living.

A. There shall be a governing board consisting of a majority number of persons with disabilities.

B. Independent living advisory committees.

1. Each independent living center shall have an advisory committee consisting of no less than seven persons, established for the purpose of assistance in planning, developing, and implementing a comprehensive system of delivering independent living services to blind and blind multihandicapped individuals.

2. The advisory committee shall contain a majority number of persons with disabilities.

Statutory Authority

§§ 51.5-23 and 51.5-65 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Derived from VR670-03-4 § 7.2, eff. August 3, 1988; amended, Virginia Register Volume 6, Issue 11, eff. March 28, 1990.

22VAC45-80-140. Staff.

Independent living center staff shall include as large a proportion of persons with disabilities as is practicable.

Statutory Authority

§§ 51.5-23 and 51.5-65 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Derived from VR670-03-4 § 7.3, eff. August 3, 1988; amended, Virginia Register Volume 6, Issue 11, eff. March 28, 1990.

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