10A NCAC 28F .0805        REGIONS

A prospective resident may be admitted only to the regional mental retardation center located in the region in which he is domiciled, except that the Director of the Division of Mental Health, Developmental Disabilities and Substance Abuse Services may permit the admission of a person with special needs to a regional mental retardation center other than that located in the region in which the person is domiciled, when the center to which the person is seeking admission offers a special program not available at the center in the region in which the person is domiciled.

 

History Note:        Authority G.S. 122C‑122; 122C‑181; 122C‑241; 143B‑147;

Eff. February 1, 1976;

Amended Eff. March 1, 1990.