Home Table of Contents

§ 2520.3. Dependent Adult Abuse Reporting.

16 CA ADC § 2520.3Barclays Official California Code of Regulations

Barclays California Code of Regulations
Title 16. Professional and Vocational Regulations
Division 25. Board of Vocational Nurse and Psychiatric Technician Examiners of the State of California (Refs & Annos)
Chapter 1. Vocational Nurses
Article 4. Licenses
16 CCR § 2520.3
§ 2520.3. Dependent Adult Abuse Reporting.
Pursuant to Welfare and Institutions Code Section 15630(a), licensed vocational nurses are mandated to report any known or suspected instance of dependent adult abuse to an adult protective agency. Failure to make a dependent adult physical abuse report as required shall constitute unprofessional conduct within the meaning of Business and Professions Code Section 2878(a).

Credits

Note: Authority cited: Section 2854, Business and Professions Code. Reference: Section 2878(a), Business and Professions Code; and Section 15630(a), Welfare and Institutions Code.
History
1. New section filed 2-4-87; effective thirtieth day thereafter (Register 87, No. 6).
This database is current through 3/10/23 Register 2023, No. 10.
Cal. Admin. Code tit. 16, § 2520.3, 16 CA ADC § 2520.3
End of Document