Table IV.3. Major FCL Practices to Educate Public Agencies about Charitable Choice Regulations

12/18/2008

Table IV.3. Major FCL Practices to Educate Public Agencies about Charitable Choice Regulations

StateFCL PracticesOther State Factors
ALFCLs role as chair of interagency GFBCI Faith Based Advisory board, participation in Governors cabinet meetings. Outside speakers addressed agencies on policy, legal issues. FCL provides expertise and facilitates agency consultation with outside experts.Executive Order 21
FLFCLs role vis-à-vis Faith-Based and Community-Based Advisory Council. Some agency participation in CCF workshops.Executive Order 04-245 Statute (2006 IV.14.31)
TXOneStar outreach to and partnerships with agencies for capacity building includes education on the rights and responsibilities of Charitable Choice and equal treatment principles. Provides expertise to agencies.Executive Order GWB 96-10 1998 state policy requiring human services contract and RFP language 2005 state agency assessment of remaining barriers to FBO participation
VAFCL met with agencies to educate them on Charitable Choice and provide guidance materials in early years. Agency held 10 regional meetings throughout the state in 2001 to educate organizations and state/local agencies. FCL also presented information at regional local DSS directors meetings and Community Action Agency association meetings, encouraged development/ education of local liaison network. Currently provides expertise as needed.Authorizing statute (Section 63.2-703) State procurement law revisions