Iowa senior living trust fund; nursing facility conversion and long-term care services development grants; Iowa hospital trust fund, rescind chs 161, 162, 164
HUMAN SERVICES DEPARTMENT
Adopted and Filed
Rule making related to five-year review of rules
The Human Services Department hereby amends Chapter 161, "Iowa Senior Living Trust Fund," Chapter 162, "Nursing Facility Conversion and Long-Term Care Services Development Grants," and Chapter 164, "Iowa Hospital Trust Fund," Iowa Administrative Code.
Legal Authority for Rule Making
This rule making is adopted under the authority provided in Iowa Code section 249A.4.
State or Federal Law Implemented
This rule making implements, in whole or in part, Iowa Code section 249A.4.
Purpose and Summary
This rule making is part of the Department's five-year rules review process. Chapters 161 and 162 are rescinded and reserved because the programs no longer exist and Iowa Code chapter 249H, which authorized the programs, was repealed in 2013. Chapter 164 is rescinded and reserved because the program no longer exists and Iowa Code chapter 249I, which authorized the trust fund, was repealed in 2005. This rule making brings the Iowa Administrative Code into compliance with the Iowa Code.
Public Comment and Changes to Rule Making
Notice of Intended Action for this rule making was published in the Iowa Administrative Bulletin on April 6, 2022, as ARC 6282C. 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 June 9, 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 September 1, 2022.
The following rule-making actions are adopted:
Item 1. Rescind and reserve 441—Chapter 161.
Item 2. Rescind and reserve 441—Chapter 162.
Item 3. Rescind and reserve 441—Chapter 164.
[Filed 6/10/22, effective 9/1/22]
Editor's Note: For replacement pages for IAC, see IAC Supplement 6/29/22.