language to be deleted (2) new language
relating to human services; modifying child care assistance parent fees;
amending Minnesota Statutes 2004, section 119B.12, subdivision 2.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF MINNESOTA:
A family must be assessed a parent fee for each service period. A family's parent fee must be a fixed percentage of its annual gross income. Parent fees must apply to families eligible for child care assistance under sections 119B.03 and 119B.05. Income must be as defined in section 119B.011, subdivision 15. The fixed percent is based on the relationship of the family's annual gross income to 100 percent of the annual federal poverty guidelines. Parent fees must begin at 75 percent of the poverty level. The minimum parent fees for families between 75 percent and 100 percent of poverty level must be $10 per month. Parent fees must provide for graduated movement to full payment.
Presented to the governor May 2, 2006
Signed by the governor May 5, 2006, 10:45 a.m.
Official Publication of the State of Minnesota Revisor of Statutes