LD 1247 LR 840(02)
Resolve, To Change the Work Requirement Rules under the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families Program
Fiscal Note for Bill as Amended by Committee Amendment " "
Committee: Health and Human Services
Fiscal Note Required: Yes
Fiscal Note
Potential current biennium cost increase - Federal Block Grant Fund
Fiscal Detail and Notes
This resolve requires the Department of Health and Human Services amend its rules to establish a process for a Temporary Assistance for Needy Families and Additional Support for People in Retraining and Employment participant who fails to comply with a program requirement with an opportunity to claim good cause and receive a determination from the department. If the department were to determine that additional individuals had good cause for failing a program requirement and could remain in the program, it could increase program costs.