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Scheduled Public Hearings

PUBLIC HEARING

In accordance with Massachusetts General Laws, Chapter 6, Section 75 and 78A, the Massachusetts Rehabilitation Commission will hold one public hearing to consider proposed amendments to the regulation 107 CMR 10.00: Independent Living Services.

SCHEDULED HEARING DATE
August 27, 2014 at 10:00 am to 12:00 noon

LOCATION 
Massachusetts Rehabilitation Commission 
600 Washington Street, 2nd floor
Management Conference room
Boston, MA 02111

Sign language interpreters will be provided. Please contact Terry Walsh at the address below to request other auxiliary aids or services.

INFORMATION

Copies of the proposed regulation change will be available at the hearing or may be obtained in advance by writing to:
Teresa Walsh, Policy and Planning Director 
Massachusetts Rehabilitation Commission
600 Washington Street, 2nd floor 
Boston, MA  02111-1704 
Teresa.Walsh@MRC.state.ma.us or (617) 204-3708 (voice)

PUBLIC COMMENT PERIOD

The Commission will accept written comments on these proposed changes submitted on or before September 5, 2014.  Written comments should be addressed to Teresa Walsh, Policy and Planning Director, at the above address.

SUBJECT MATTER

107 CMR10.00: Independent Living Services establishes the policy and procedures to be followed to provide access to comprehensive independent living services which are available only through Title VII Part B of 29 USC Sec 701 et seq.

Independent Living Services through this program are designed to meet the current and future needs of individuals whose disabilities are severe but who may benefit from these services to maintain or improve their ability to function independently in family and community settings.

View Proposed Amendment of 107 CMR 10.00: INDEPENDENT LIVING SERVICES pdf format of Proposed Amendment of INDEPENDENT LIVING Services doc format of Proposed Amendment of INDEPENDENT LIVING

Public Notice

504 ADA Non-Discrimination Public Notice pdf format of Non-Discrimination Policy

The Massachusetts Rehabilitation Commission advises its employees and the public that it does not discriminate on the basis of a person's disability in employment or in access to its programs, services, and activities.   

The Massachusetts Rehabilitation Commission advises its employees and the public that it does not discriminate on the basis of a person's disability in employment or in access to its programs, services, and activities.   

 


Scheduled Open Meetings

State Rehabilitation Council Open Meetings                                                                                                         

  • LD/ADHD Subcommittee Meeting
    DATE: Thursday, August 14, 2014
    TIME: 1:00 P.M. – 3:00 P.M.
    LOCATION: Massachusetts Rehabilitation Commission
    600 Washington St Suite 200
    Room 2093
    Boston, Massachusetts 02111
    If you need transportation or to RSVP, please contact Joshua.boardman@mrc.state.ma.us. We welcome any members to join us at this meeting! We hope to see you there!
  • Artists Beyond Challenges Meeting
    DATE: Thursday, August 14, 2014
    TIME: 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM
    LOCATION: Massachusetts Rehabilitation Commission
    600 Washington Street 2nd Floor
    Reception Area Conference Room 2093
    Boston, MA 02111
    If you have any questions or to RSVP, please contact Joshua.boardman@mrc.state.ma.us. We welcome any members to join us at this meeting! We hope to see you there!
    If you are in need of any reasonable accommodations or transportation please contact Theresa Casey at Theresa.casey@mrc.state.ma.us or (617)-204-3799 by 8/1/2014.
  • Transportation Sub Committee Meeting
    DATE: Thursday, August 28, 2014
    TIME: 10:00 A.M. – 12:00P.M.
    LOCATION: Massachusetts Rehabilitation Commission
    600 Washington Street, Second Floor
    Reception Area Conference Room 2093
    Boston, MA 02111
    To RSVP or Request transportation in by 8/8/2014 contact Theresa Casey at theresa.casey@mrc.state.ma.us or 617-204-3799.
  • Unserved/Underserved Populations Committee Meeting
    DATE: Thursday, August 28, 2014
    TIME: 1PM-3PM
    LOCATION: Massachusetts Rehabilitation Commission
    600 Washington Street,
    Boston, MA 02111
    Reception Area Conference Room 2093
    Please RSVP by 8/8/2014 contact Joshua Boardman, at Joshua.Boardman@mrc.state.ma.us or (617) 204 – 3665
    Please have transportation requests in by 4/9/2014 contact Theresa Casey at theresa.casey@mrc.state.ma.us or 617-204-3799.

This information is provided by the Massachusetts Rehabilitation Commission.