1. In order to assure that the necessary data is available to aid the general assembly to determine appropriate funding for the custodial care program, the department of human services shall develop a cost-related system for financial supplementation to individuals who need custodial care and who have insufficient resources to purchase the care needed.
Terms Used In Iowa Code 249.12
- Department: means the department of human services. See Iowa Code 249.1
2. All privately operated licensed custodial facilities in Iowa shall cooperate with the department of human services to develop the cost-related plan.
3. Beginning July 1, 2017, privately operated licensed custodial facilities in Iowa shall be reimbursed based on the maximum per diem rates established by the general assembly through the appropriations process.