2022 Maine Revised Statutes
TITLE 22: HEALTH AND WELFARE
Subtitle 4: HUMAN SERVICES
Part 1-A: ADMINISTRATION
Chapter 1477: COMMUNITY SERVICES
22 §5321. Definitions

Universal Citation: 22 ME Rev Stat § 5321 (2022)

§5321. Definitions

As used in this chapter, unless the context otherwise indicates, the following terms have the following meanings.   [PL 1991, c. 780, Pt. DDD, §14 (NEW).]

1.  Bureau. 

[PL 1995, c. 502, Pt. D, §11 (RP).]

2.  Community action agency.  "Community action agency" means a private nonprofit agency that has previously been designated by and authorized to accept funds from the Federal Community Services Administration under the United States Economic Opportunity Act of 1964.  

[PL 1991, c. 780, Pt. DDD, §14 (NEW).]

3.  Director.  "Director" means the director of the division.  

[PL 1995, c. 502, Pt. D, §12 (AMD).]

3-A.  Division.  "Division" means the Division of Purchased and Support Services within the department.  

[PL 1995, c. 502, Pt. D, §13 (NEW).]

4.  Poverty level.  "Poverty level" means the official poverty level issued by the Director of the United States Office of Management and Budget.  

[PL 1991, c. 780, Pt. DDD, §14 (NEW).]

5.  Service area.  "Service area" means the geographical area within the jurisdiction of a community action agency.  

[PL 1991, c. 780, Pt. DDD, §14 (NEW).]

SECTION HISTORY

PL 1991, c. 780, §DDD14 (NEW). PL 1995, c. 502, §§D11-13 (AMD).

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