(1) The division must provide for the evaluation of any person eligible for diagnostic and evaluation services either through services funded by the department or by referral to another agency.

(2) Under ARM 37.34.1101 et seq., within 30 calendar days of the enrollment of a developmentally disabled person in a provider service program, with the exception of respite and transportation services, the provider must perform a comprehensive skill assessment for that person. Each assessment must be reviewed annually by the provider. Results of the assessment must be provided to the person's planning team, including the person receiving services.

History: 53-20-203, MCA; IMP, 53-20-203, MCA; NEW, 1979 MAR p. 1710, Eff. 12/28/79; AMD, 1988 MAR p. 1007, Eff. 5/27/88; TRANS, from SRS, 1998 MAR p. 3124; AMD, 2013 MAR p. 165, Eff. 2/1/13.