Policy and Procedure, Compliance with Law

The agency is committed to perform its duties and obligations hereunder in strict conformity with relevant federal law, all pertinent federal regulations promulgated pursuant to federal law, the Home and Community-Based Services for Persons with Developmental Disabilities Act, C.R.S., Section 26-4-621 et seq., relevant State law, and all pertinent regulations of the Colorado Department of Human Services, Colorado Department of Health Care Policy and Financing, and Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment, as they currently exist or may hereafter be amended. 

These laws include but are not limited to:

(1) Age Discrimination Act of 1975, 42 U.S.C. Sections 6101 et seq. and it’s
implementing regulations, 45 C.F.R. Part 91;

(2) Age Discrimination in Employment Act of 1967, 29 U.S.C. 62 1-634;

(3) Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (ADA), 42 U.S.C. 12101 et seq.;

(4) The Drug Free Workplace Act of 1988, 41 U.S.C. 701 et seq.;

(5) Equal Pay Act of 1963, 29 U.S.C. 206(d);

(6) Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986, 8 U.S.C. 1324b;

(7) Pro-Children Act of 1994, 20 U.S.C. 6081 et seq.;

  • Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, 29 U.S.C 794, as amended, and implementing regulations 45 C.F.R part 84;
  • Titles VI and VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, 42 U.S.C. 2000 d & e;

(10) Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, 20 U.S.C. 1681 et seq.;

(11) Section 24-34-302, et seq., Colorado Revised Statutes 1993, as amended;

  • The “Uniform Administrative Requirements for Grants and Cooperative Agreements to State and Local Governments (Common Rule),” at 49 C.F.R, Part 18;
  • Office of Management and Budget Circulars A-87, A-21, A-122, A-102 or A-110
    whichever is applicable; and,
  • The Hatch Act (5 USC 1501-1508 and Public Law 95-45 Section 4728).
  • The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996.
  • Deficit Reduction Act of 2005, Specifically Sections 3729-3733, Title 31 US Code

Update Log:
Published 2.15.2017 By Serena Akinahew