1st Engrossment - 91st Legislature (2019 - 2020) Posted on 04/28/2020 07:52am
A bill for an act
relating to human services; changing a provision on self-directed caregiver grants;
amending Minnesota Statutes 2018, section 256.975, subdivision 12.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF MINNESOTA:
Minnesota Statutes 2018, section 256.975, subdivision 12, is amended to read:
deleted text beginBeginning on July 1, 2019,deleted text end The Minnesota
Board on Aging shallnew text beginnew text end administer self-directed caregiver grants to support at-risk family
caregivers of older adults or others eligible under the Older Americans Act of 1965, United
States Code, title 42, chapter 35, sections 3001 to 3058ff, to sustain family caregivers in
the caregivers' roles so older adults can remain at home longer. deleted text beginThe board shall give priority
to consumers referred under section 256.975, subdivision 7, paragraph (d)deleted text endnew text beginnew text end.