252.31 Advisory task force.
The commissioner of human services may appoint an advisory task force for services to persons with mental retardation, related conditions, or physical handicaps. The task force shall advise the commissioner relative to those laws which the commissioner is responsible to administer and enforce relating to mental retardation or related conditions and physical disabilities. The commissioner also may request the task force for advice on implementing a comprehensive plan of services necessary to provide for the transition of persons with mental retardation or related conditions from regional treatment centers services to community-based programs. The task force shall consist of persons who are providers or consumers of service for persons with mental retardation, related conditions, or physical handicaps, or who are interested citizens. The task force shall expire and the terms, compensation and removal of members shall be as provided in section 15.059.