2021 California Code
Welfare and Institutions Code - WIC
DIVISION 24 - STATE-ONLY FAMILY PLANNING PROGRAM
(a) Notwithstanding any other provision of law, the department may adopt any procedures as are necessary for the review of a grievance or complaint concerning the processing of claims or payment of moneys alleged by a provider of services to be payable by reason of any of the provisions of this division.
(b) Any applicant for, or recipient of, services under the state-only family planning program shall have a right to a hearing conducted by the department regarding the person’s eligibility or receipt of services. A proposed decision from the administrative law judge shall be submitted to the State Director of Health Services for adoption, modification, or rehearing. The decision of the director shall be final. A person shall not have a right to contest changes made to the eligibility standards or benefits of the state-only family planning program.
(Added by Stats. 1996, Ch. 197, Sec. 52. Effective July 22, 1996.)