File #: 231096    Version: 1 Name: Hearing - Initiative Ordinance - Administrative Code - Substance Abuse Screening, Evaluation, and Treatment Requirements for CAAP Assistance
Type: Hearing Status: Filed
Introduced: 10/17/2023 In control: Rules Committee
On agenda: Final action: 11/13/2023
Enactment date: Enactment #:
Title: Hearing to consider the proposed Initiative Ordinance submitted by the Mayor to the voters for the March 5, 2024, Election, entitled "Ordinance amending the Administrative Code to require recipients of aid under the County Adult Assistance Program (CAAP) who are reasonably believed to be dependent on illegal drugs to be screened for substance abuse, and to participate in appropriate substance abuse treatment where recommended by a professional evaluator; providing that failure to comply with the drug screening, evaluation, and treatment requirements without good cause will render a recipient ineligible for assistance under the CAAP program; allowing CAAP recipients who become ineligible for assistance due to non-compliance with the screening, evaluation, or treatment requirements to receive a housing stipend or access to in-kind shelter for 30 days beyond the discontinuance of their aid, with possible extensions as necessary to prevent eviction; and establishing a special fund to support the costs of the substance abuse screening and treatment program, using savings realized from implementation of the program."
Sponsors: Mayor
Attachments: 1. Referral FYI 102323, 2. CON Referral 102323, 3. CEQA Referral 102323, 4. CEQA Response 102423, 5. Comm Pkt 111323, 6. CON Analysis 111023, 7. Mayor Presentation 111323, 8. Public Corr 111323, 9. Transmittal to Elections 112023
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