State resource centers—catchment areas, application for an adult, 30.1, 30.2(1)
HUMAN SERVICES DEPARTMENT
Adopted and Filed
Rule making related to state resource centers
The Human Services Department hereby amends Chapter 30, "State Resource Centers," Iowa Administrative Code.
Legal Authority for Rule Making
This rule making is adopted under the authority provided in Iowa Code section 218.4.
State or Federal Law Implemented
This rule making implements, in whole or in part, Iowa Code sections 222.6 and 222.13.
Purpose and Summary
The Department is amending the rules in Chapter 30 to update information on application processing and the admissions process. The catchment areas for the two state resource centers are identified in the current rules. The rules are amended to state that individuals may be admitted to a state resource center in another catchment area if the state resource center in another catchment area has a more suitable opening. References to the central point of coordination are removed because that terminology is no longer in use.
Public Comment and Changes to Rule Making
Notice of Intended Action for this rule making was published in the Iowa Administrative Bulletin on January 26, 2022, as ARC 6152C. No public comments were received. No changes from the Notice have been made.
Adoption of Rule Making
This rule making was adopted by the Council on Human Services on March 10, 2022.
This rule making has no fiscal impact to the State of Iowa.
After analysis and review of this rule making, no impact on jobs has been found.
Any person who believes that the application of the discretionary provisions of this rule making would result in hardship or injustice to that person may petition the Department for a waiver of the discretionary provisions, if any, pursuant to rule 441—1.8(17A,217).
Review by Administrative Rules Review Committee
The Administrative Rules Review Committee, a bipartisan legislative committee which oversees rule making by executive branch agencies, may, on its own motion or on written request by any individual or group, review this rule making at its regular monthly meeting or at a special meeting. The Committee's meetings are open to the public, and interested persons may be heard as provided in Iowa Code section 17A.8(6).
This rule making will become effective on June 1, 2022.
The following rule-making actions are adopted:
Item 1. Amend rule 441—30.1(218,222) as follows:
441—30.1(218,222) Catchment areas. The catchment areas for the two state resource centers shall be as follows.
30.1(1) Glenwood. Adair, Adams, Appanoose, Audubon, Benton, Carroll, Cass, Cedar, Cherokee, Clarke, Clinton, Crawford, Davis, Decatur, Des Moines, Fremont, Greene, Guthrie, Harrison, Henry, Ida, Iowa, Jefferson, Johnson, Jones, Keokuk, Lee, Linn, Louisa, Lucas, Lyon, Mahaska, Mills, Monona, Monroe, Montgomery, Muscatine, Page, Plymouth, Pottawattamie, Ringgold, Sac, Scott, Shelby, Sioux, Taylor, Union, Van Buren, Wapello, Washington, Wayne, and Woodbury Counties form the catchment area for the Glenwood resource center. An individual may be admitted to a state resource center in another catchment area if the state resource center in another catchment area has a more suitable opening.
30.1(2) Woodward. Allamakee, Black Hawk, Boone, Bremer, Buchanan, Buena Vista, Butler, Calhoun, Cerro Gordo, Chickasaw, Clay, Clayton, Dallas, Delaware, Dickinson, Dubuque, Emmet, Fayette, Floyd, Franklin, Grundy, Hamilton, Hancock, Hardin, Howard, Humboldt, Jackson, Jasper, Kossuth, Madison, Marion, Marshall, Mitchell, O'Brien, Osceola, Palo Alto, Pocahontas, Polk, Poweshiek, Story, Tama, Warren, Webster, Winnebago, Winneshiek, Worth, and Wright Counties form the catchment area for the Woodward resource center. An individual may be admitted to a state resource center in another catchment area if the state resource center in another catchment area has a more suitable opening.
This rule is intended to implement Iowa Code section 222.6.
Item 2. Amend subrule 30.2(1), introductory paragraph, as follows:
30.2(1) Application for an adult. Applications for the care, treatment, or evaluation of an adult individual by a resource center shall be made through the central point of coordination or the regional administrator for the board of supervisors of the individual's county of residence. Authorization for the submission of the application shall be provided by the signature of one or more officially designated agents for the county board of supervisors.
Item 3. Adopt the following new implementation sentence in 441—Chapter 30:
These rules are intended to implement Iowa Code chapter 222.
[Filed 3/15/22, effective 6/1/22]
Editor's Note: For replacement pages for IAC, see IAC Supplement 4/6/22.