The state department shall adopt, amend, or repeal, in accordance with Chapter 3.5 (commencing with Section 11340) of Part 1 of Division 3 of Title 2 of the Government Code, rules and regulations as it determines may be necessary to carry out the purposes and intent of this chapter and to enable the state department to exercise the powers and perform the duties conferred upon it by this chapter. Until the state department adopts regulations relating to provision of services by a chronic hemodialysis clinic, a surgery clinic, or a rehabilitation clinic, mobile units licensed or seeking licensure, in these categories shall comply with federal certification standards for end stage renal disease clinics, ambulatory surgery clinics, or comprehensive outpatient rehabilitation facilities, as applicable.

(Added by Stats. 1993, Ch. 1020, Sec. 2. Effective January 1, 1994.)