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256.92 COMMISSIONER OF HUMAN SERVICES, ACCOUNTS.
It shall be the duty of the commissioner of human services and of the local social services
agencies of the several counties of this state to cause to be deposited with the commissioner of
finance all moneys and funds in their possession or under their control and designated by section
256.91 as and for the social welfare fund; and all such moneys and funds shall be so deposited in
the state treasury as soon as received. The commissioner of human services shall keep books of
account or other records showing separately the principal amount received and deposited in the
social welfare fund for the benefit of any person, together with the name of such person, and the
name and address, if known to the commissioner of human services, of the person from whom
such money was received; and, at least once every two years, the amount of interest, if any, which
the money has earned in the social welfare fund shall be apportioned thereto and posted in the
books of account or records to the credit of such beneficiary.
The provisions of sections 256.88 to 256.92 shall not apply to any fund or money now or
hereafter deposited or otherwise disposed of pursuant to the lawful orders, decrees, judgments, or
other directions of any district court having jurisdiction thereof.
History: (4466, 4467) 1923 c 106 s 5,6; 1984 c 654 art 5 s 58; 1994 c 631 s 31; 1995 c
189 s 8; 1996 c 277 s 1; 2003 c 112 art 2 s 50