The county board shall be responsible for the assessment and collection of parental fees for children in 24-hour care outside the home other than state facilities, where only social services funds are expended for the cost of services.
The department shall be responsible for the assessment and collection of fees for children who have developmental disabilities, a severe emotional disturbance, or a physical disability and who are:
residing in state facilities;
residing outside the home when medical assistance funds are expended for the cost of services;
residing outside the home when both medical assistance and social services funds are expended for the costs of services; and
determined eligible for medical assistance without consideration of parental income or assets.
If the parental fee is for reimbursement for the cost of services to both the local agency and medical assistance, the department shall reimburse the local agency for its expenses first and the remainder shall be reimbursed to the medical assistance account.
10 SR 2005; 16 SR 2780; L 2005 c 56 s 2
October 15, 2013