Section 21-3A-7

Duties of lead agency.

(a) The lead agency shall be responsible for the general administration, supervision, and monitoring of programs and activities within the early intervention system, including coordination of all available financial resources within the state from federal, state, local, and private sources, and other responsibilities as detailed in federal law.

(b) All providers of early intervention services shall be responsible for meeting all policies, procedures, and standards adopted by the state in providing early intervention services to eligible infants, toddlers, and their families. All participating agencies shall cooperate with the lead agency in meeting these responsibilities.

(Acts 1993, 1st Ex. Sess., No. 93-920, p. 224, §7.)