Utah Administrative Code

The Utah Administrative Code is the body of all effective administrative rules as compiled and organized by the Division of Administrative Rules (see Subsection 63G-3-102(5); see also Sections 63G-3-701 and 702).

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R527. Human Services, Recovery Services.

Rule R527-332. Unreimbursed Assistance Calculation.

As in effect on January 1, 2020

Table of Contents

R527-332-1. Authority and Purpose.

1. The Department of Human Services is authorized to create rules necessary for the provision of social services by Section 62A-1-111. The Office of Recovery Services is authorized to create rules necessary to fulfill its duties by Section 62A-11-107.

2. The purpose of this rule is to meet the requirements of 45 CFR 302.32 and 45 CFR 302.51, which require the office to refund collections in excess of the unreimbursed assistance amount (URA) to the family within two calendar days of the end of each month that assistance was received.

R527-332-2. Definitions.

1. IV-A Assistance means cash assistance which was issued based upon Title IV-A funding of AFDC or FEP programs.

2. Unreimbursed Assistance means the total lifetime amount of IV-A assistance that the State has expended on behalf of the IV-A household for which the State/Federal government have not been reimbursed.

R527-332-3. Unreimbursed Assistance Calculation.

The Office of Recovery Services shall calculate the amount of unreimbursed assistance. The calculation shall compare the amount of IV-A child support payments plus the amount of IV-A overpayment payments against the lifetime IV-A benefit amount.

In the event that the unreimbursed assistance amount becomes zero, or greater than zero, collection of the IV-A overpayment amount will be suspended.


assistance, overpayments, child support

Date of Enactment or Last Substantive Amendment

February 9, 2010

Notice of Continuation

May 3, 2019

Authorizing, Implemented, or Interpreted Law

62A-1-111; 62A-11-107; 45 CFR 302.32; 45 CFR 302.51

Additional Information


For questions regarding the content or application of rules under Title R527, please contact the promulgating agency (Human Services, Recovery Services). A list of agencies with links to their homepages is available at http://www.utah.gov/government/agencylist.html or from http://www.rules.utah.gov/contact/agencycontacts.htm.