File No. 35181
This rule was published in the September 15, 2011, issue (Vol. 2011, No. 18) of the Utah State Bulletin.
Human Services, Child and Family Services
Choose Life Adoption Support Restricted Account
Notice of Proposed Rule
DAR File No.: 35181
Filed: 08/24/2011 09:31:35 AM
Purpose of the rule or reason for the change:
This new rule is necessary to bring the Division of Child and Family Services into compliance with H.B. 337, passed during the 2011 General Session.
Summary of the rule or change:
This rule establishes the requirements for carrying out the purposes of the Choose Life Adoption Support Restricted Account as outlined in Section 62A-4a-608, with the funding specified in Section 41-1a-418.
State statutory or constitutional authorization for this rule:
- Section 41-1a-418
- Section 41-1a-422
- Section 62A-4a-311
- Section 41-1a-419
- Section 63J-1-504
- Section 62A-4a-102
- Section 63J-1-602.4
- Section 62A-4a-608
Anticipated cost or savings to:
the state budget:
This rule implements statute, mandating oversight and implementation of the Choose Life Adoption Support Restricted Account. Funding for this account is provided through a restricted account. The amount of funding is unknown at this time. This rule designates responsibilities for a program administrator. Costs for new duties for the program administrator will be absorbed in the existing state budget for the adoption program administrator position.
The Choose Life Adoption Support Restricted Account is only available to private, non-profit organizations. Local government will have no role or costs associated with implementing this rule.
The Choose Life Adoption Support Restricted Account is only available to private, non-profit organizations, which typically are small businesses. Successful bidders for this funding will be required to provide dollar for dollar match for the funding, half of which can be in-kind. The amount of the financial impact is unknown at this time because the amount of funding is not yet known. This rule will not affect any small businesses other than those that may be awarded contracts through a Request for Proposal process.
persons other than small businesses, businesses, or local governmental entities:
The Choose Life Adoption Support Restricted Account will not have a fiscal impact on persons. Funding will only be awarded to a private, non-profit agency. Persons who may participate in programs operated by agencies receiving these funds will not incur a cost.
Compliance costs for affected persons:
Individual persons are not directly affected by this rule; therefore there are no compliance costs.
Comments by the department head on the fiscal impact the rule may have on businesses:
The Choose Life Adoption Support Restricted Account does not have a fiscal impact on businesses in general. Private, non-profit organizations that successfully bid for a contract with this funding will be required to meet statutory match requirements.
Palmer DePaulis, Executive Director
The full text of this rule may be inspected, during regular business hours, at the Division of Administrative Rules, or at:Human Services
Child and Family Services
195 N 1950 W
SALT LAKE CITY, UT 84116
Direct questions regarding this rule to:
- Carol Miller at the above address, by phone at 801-557-1772, by FAX at 801-538-3993, or by Internet E-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org
- Julene Jones at the above address, by phone at 801-538-4521, by FAX at 801-538-3942, or by Internet E-mail at email@example.com
Interested persons may present their views on this rule by submitting written comments to the address above no later than 5:00 p.m. on:
This rule may become effective on:
Brent Platt, Director
R512. Human Services, Child and Family Services.
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For questions regarding the content or application of this rule, please contact Carol Miller at the above address, by phone at 801-557-1772, by FAX at 801-538-3993, or by Internet E-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org; Julene Jones at the above address, by phone at 801-538-4521, by FAX at 801-538-3942, or by Internet E-mail at email@example.com.