Does mandating health care violate constitution
Existing law also establishes within the state’s child support program a quality assurance and performance improvement program.
Existing law provides that the 10 counties with the best performance standards shall receive an additional 5% of the state’s share of those counties’ collections that are used to reduce or repay aid that is paid under the California Work Opportunity and Responsibility to Kids (Cal WORKs) program.
Existing law requires, if there is a concern that a mental disability exists that will impair the ability of a recipient to obtain employment, the recipient to be referred to the county mental health department and requires the mental health department to evaluate the recipient and determine any treatment needs.
This bill would require the State Department of Social Services (DSS), in consultation with the State Department of Health Care Services (DHCS), to contract for child psychiatry services to complete a record review for all authorization requests for psychotropic medications for which a second opinion review is requested by a county, as specified.
The application for stay presented to Justice Scalia and by him referred to the Court is granted, and the issuance of the mandate of the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit in case No. Keller, Solicitor General of the State of Texas, Austin, Tex. Breyer, J., delivered the opinion of the Court, in which Kennedy, Ginsburg, Sotomayor, and Kagan, JJ., joined.
14-50928 is stayed pending the timely filing and disposition of a petition for a writ of certiorari.
Should the petition for a writ of certiorari be denied, this stay shall terminate automatically. Verrilli, Jr., Solicitor General, Department of Justice, Washington, D.
In the event the petition for a writ of certiorari is granted, the stay shall terminate upon the issuance of the judgment of this Court. The Chief Justice, Justice Scalia, Justice Thomas, and Justice Alito would deny the application.