10.07.20.02

.02 Applicability of Health-General Article, Annotated Code of Maryland.

An intermediate care facility for individuals with intellectual disabilities or persons with related conditions (ICF/IID) shall be considered:

A. A "related institution" under Health-General Article, §19-301, Annotated Code of Maryland, and shall be governed by the provisions of Title 19, Subtitle 3 of that article; and

B. A provider of "services" under Health-General Article, §7-101, Annotated Code of Maryland, and shall be governed by the applicable provisions of Title 7 of that article including:

(1) Subtitle 4: Provisions of Services;

(2) Subtitle 5: State Residential Centers for Individuals With Mental Retardation if the facility is operated by the State;

(3) Subtitle 8: Transfers; and

(4) Subtitle 10: Rights of Individuals.