Summary of Changes to the 2019-20 Program Requirements and Funding, Terms and Conditions Contracts

Included in the matrix below are a list of changes made to the 2019-20 Funding, Terms and Conditions (FT&C) and Program Requirement contracts. FT&Cs and Program Requirements are posted at https://www.cde.ca.gov/fg/aa/cd/ftc2019.asp.

Bill/Change in Law
FT&C or Program Requirements Impacted
Homeless Children and Youth

* Changed definition of homelessness
* Provisions added to eligibility, enrollment and priority of services for homeless children and youth
Incorporated language from California Education Code (EC) 8208 and EC 8263 as amended by AB 99 (Chapter 15, Statutes of 2017). FTC, CCTR, CSPP, CFCC, CMIG, C2AP, C3AP, CAPP, CMAP
12 month eligibility
Incorporated language from EC Section 8263(h) as amended by AB 99 (Chapter 15, Statutes of 2017). CCTR, CSPP, CFCC, CMIG, C2AP, C3AP, CAPP, CMAP
Blended CSPP/TK Classrooms

* Added provisions related to blended CSPP/TK classrooms
Incorporated language from EC 48000(h) as amended by AB 1808 (Chapter 32, Statutes of 2018). CSPP
Electronic Banking Option for Provider Reimbursement
Incorporated language from EC 8227.2 as amended by AB 603 (Chapter 706, Statute of 2017). C2AP, C3AP, CMAP, CAPP
Early Mental Health Consultation (EMHC)

* Added definition of early mental health consultation
* Requirements for claiming EMHC adjustment factor
Incorporated language from EC 8265.2 and 8265.5 as amended by AB 2698 (Chapter 946, Statutes of 2018). FTC, CCTR, CSPP
Family Fee Schedule

* Updated schedule to align with FY 2019-20 SMI.
Incorporated language from EC 8263 as amended by AB 2626 (Chapter 945, Statutes of 2018). CCTR, CSPP, CFCC, CMIG, C2AP, C3AP, CAPP, CMAP
Initial Eligibility

* Increased initial eligibility from 70 percent to 85 percent
Incorporated language from EC 8263.1 as amended by AB 2626 (Chapter 945, Statutes of 2018). CCTR, CSPP, CFCC, CMIG, C2AP, C3AP, CAPP, CMAP
Paid Staff Training Day

* Two paid professional development days
Incorporated language from EC 8272.1 as amended by AB 2626 (Chapter 945, Statutes of 2018). CCTR, CSPP, CMIG, CHAN

CSPP Requirement Change

* Changed definitions of 3- and 4-year-olds
* Removed requirement that at least half of CSPP children must be four-year-olds
Incorporated language from EC 8208 as amended by AB 2626 (Chapter 945, Statutes of 2018). FTC, CSPP

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