Current through March 4, 2022
The Vocational Rehabilitation Services Division shall establish
and implement standards and procedures for the prompt and equitable handling of
referrals of individuals for vocational rehabilitation services. The standards
shall include time lines for making good faith efforts to inform these
individuals of application requirements and to gather information necessary to
initiate an assessment for determining eligibility and priority for
is considered to have submitted an application when the individual or the
individual's representative, as appropriate:
(A) has completed and signed an agency
application form or has otherwise requested services through a signed, dated
(B) has provided
information necessary to initiate an assessment to determine eligibility and
priority for services; and
available to complete the assessment process.
The Vocational Rehabilitation Services
Division, once an individual has submitted an application for vocational
rehabilitation services, shall make an eligibility determination within sixty
(60) days, unless:
(A) exceptional and
unforeseen circumstances beyond the control of the agency preclude a
determination within sixty (60) days and the agency and the individual agree to
a specific extension of time; or
an extended evaluation is necessary, in
accordance with Section
of the Regulations of Connecticut State Agencies.
Conn. Agencies Regs.
Adopted effective November
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