245.99 Adult mental illness crisis housing assistance program.
Subdivision 1. Creation. The adult mental illness crisis housing assistance program is established in the department of human services.
Subd. 2. Rental assistance. The program shall pay up to 90 days of housing assistance for persons with a serious and persistent mental illness who require inpatient or residential care for stabilization. The commissioner of human services may extend the length of assistance on a case-by-case basis.
Subd. 3. Eligibility. Housing assistance under this section is available only to persons of low or moderate income as determined by the commissioner.
Subd. 4. Administration. The commissioner may contract with organizations or government units experienced in housing assistance to operate the program under this section.
HIST: 1999 c 245 art 4 s 8