This filing was published in the 12/15/2008, issue, Vol. 2008, No. 24, of the Utah State Bulletin.
Human Services, Child and Family Services
Out-of-Home Services, Foster Parent Reimbursement of Motor Vehicle Insurance Coverage for Youth in Foster Care
NOTICE OF PROPOSED RULE
DAR File No.: 32182
Filed: 12/01/2008, 01:11
Received by: NL
Purpose of the rule or reason for the change:
The reason for this proposed new rule is to implement changes in legislation passed during the FY 2008 legislative session specific to foster reimbursement of motor vehicle insurance coverage for youth in foster care (H.B. 122). (DAR NOTE: H.B. 122 (2008) is found at Chapter 314, Laws of Utah 2008, and was effective 05/05/2008.)
Summary of the rule or change:
This proposed new rule establishes eligibility requirements, a method for determining the amount of reimbursement for foster parents, and the responsibility of Child and Family Services to foster parents regarding motor vehicle insurance coverage for youth in foster care.
State statutory or constitutional authorization for this rule:
Sections 31A-22-302, 31A-22-304, 41-12a-301, 62A-4a-121, 62A-4a-102, 53-3-211, and 78A-6-105
Anticipated cost or savings to:
the state budget:
Enactment of this rule (required by H.B. 122) will require an appropriation of $9,000 in fiscal year 2009 from General Funds to Child and Family Services to reimburse foster parents for automobile insurance for youth in custody.
There will be no cost or savings to local government because this rule does not apply to local government.
small businesses and persons other than businesses:
There will be no cost or savings to small businesses and persons other than businesses because it was determined that this rule does not apply to small businesses and persons other than businesses.
Compliance costs for affected persons:
There will be no compliance costs for affected persons because affected persons must first pay the costs, but will be reimbursed the costs by Child and Family Services.
Comments by the department head on the fiscal impact the rule may have on businesses:
There will be no cost or savings on businesses because it was determined that this rule does not apply to businesses. Lisa-Michele Church, Executive Director
The full text of this rule may be inspected, during regular business hours, at the Division of Administrative Rules, or at:
Child and Family Services
120 N 200 W
SALT LAKE CITY UT 84103-1500
Direct questions regarding this rule to:
Carol Miller at the above address, by phone at 801-538-4451, by FAX at 801-538-3993, or by Internet E-mail at CAROLMILLER@utah.gov
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:
Duane Betournay, Director
Human Services, Child and Family Services.