iBudget Proposed Rule held invalid by Court
On Monday July 21, 2014 a three judge panel of the 1st District Court of Appeal ruled unanimously that the Agency for Persons with Disabilities (APD) did not follow the statute in their implementation of the iBudget. APD administers the program that funds individuals with developmental disabilities in the community. Click HERE to read the 8 page opinion. This means APD must continue to provide services and funding under the previous methodology and go back to the drawing board on implementing an algorithm to determine appropriate individual budgets that comply with the law.
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