143B-139.5. Department of Health and Human Services; adult care State/county share of costs for State-County Special Assistance programs.

State funds available to the Department of Health and Human Services shall pay fifty percent (50%), and the counties shall pay fifty percent (50%) of the authorized rates for care in adult care homes including area mental health agency-operated or contracted-group homes. The Department shall use the State's appropriation to the State-County Special Assistance program for this program, for the State-County Special Assistance in-home program, and for rental assistance. Each county shall use county funds budgeted for the State-County Special Assistance program for this program, for the State-County Special Assistance in-home program, and for rental assistance. (1991, c. 689, s. 128; 1995, c. 535, s. 31; 1997-443, s. 11A.118(a); 2012-142, s. 10.23(f); 2014-100, s. 12D.2.)