All appeals/due process hearing requests arising out of the Lanterman Developmental Disabilities Services Act (Welf. & Inst. Code, § 4700 et seq.) and the California Early Intervention Services Act (Gov. Code, § 95000 et seq.), as well as all Residential Care Facility appeals (Cal. Code Regs., tit. 17, § 56061 et seq.) and Formal Audit appeals (Cal. Code Regs., tit. 17, § 50700 et seq.) should be filed initially with the OAH Statewide DDS Calendar Clerk in the Sacramento OAH office, not the local regional OAH office.
Regional Centers filing Lanterman Act Fair Hearing/Mediation Requests should use:
The Department of Developmental Services filing of Residential Facility Appeals and Audit Appeals should use:
Please send filings to the appropriate jurisdiction: