PUBLIC SAFETY AND WELFARE
ELDERLY AND ADULT SERVICES
[Congregate services provided under RSA 161-F:37 suspended for biennium ending June 30, 2023 by 2021, 91:23, effective July 1, 2021.]
161-F:37 Administration; Services.
I. The congregate services program shall be administered through the department. The congregate services shall be provided through a qualified service provider under contract with the department. The experience acquired through each congregate services program shall be shared with other congregate services programs established anywhere in the state.
II. Congregate services shall be provided on a full-time basis. Eligible recipients shall contribute financially toward the services. Eligibility and cost for these services shall be determined by rules adopted by the commissioner under RSA 161-F:38.
III. Administrative costs of the department shall not exceed 8 percent of the total state appropriation for congregate services programs.
IV. The department or qualified service provider shall be eligible to receive private or public grants. Private or public grants shall be in addition to funding appropriated by the state.
Source. 1989, 7:1. 1995, 310:175, 183, eff. Nov. 1, 1995.