Authorization:
Executive Order 96-12 & 2003-06
Activities:
Define the principles and philosophy of family support services; Participate in the planning, policy making, goal setting, implementation, and evaluation of family support services; and, Provide an annual report to the Governor and Legislature
Organization:
Department of Human Services, Division of Developmental Disabilities
Composition:
Fifteen members appointed by the Governor who are immediate family members of people twenty-one years old or younger with an identified developmental disability residing in the family home. At a minimum, two members of the council shall be Native American and one member of the council shall have a developmental disability.
Term of Appointment:
Three Years - Two consecutive 3-year terms. May be reappointed again after a one year absence.