(A) Reimbursability for Title IV-E foster care maintenance (FCM) payments may begin the first day in the month of placement if all of the following program eligibility and reimbursability criteria are met:
(1) The Title IV-E agency has legal responsibility for the care of the child as described in rule 5101:2-47-13 of the Administrative Code.
(2) The child meets the ADC-relatedness requirements as described in rule 5101:2-47-14 of the Administrative Code.
(3) Reasonable efforts certification for a court-ordered removal as described in rule 5101:2-47-22 of the Administrative Code, has been obtained. Program reimbursability may go back to the first day of the month in which the reasonable efforts certification was obtained as long as all other requirements of Chapter 5101:2-47 of the Administrative Code are met.
(4) The child continues to meet the age requirement as described in rule 5101:2-47-21 of the Administrative Code.
(5) The child meets continued deprivation as described in rule 5101:2-47-21 of the Administrative Code.
(6) The child meets continued financial need as described in rule 5101:2-47-21 of the Administrative Code.
(7) The child is placed in a reimbursable placement facility as defined in rule 5101:2-47-16 of the Administrative Code.
(B) Reimbursability for Title IV-E FCM payments for children placed in children's residential centers, group homes, residential parenting facilities or maternity homes may begin the actual date of the child's placement in an eligible placement facility, with an approved rate, if the child meets all program eligible and reimbursable criteria.
R.C. 119.032 review dates: 04/28/2009 and 09/01/2014
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 5101.141, 5103.03, 5153.166
Rule Amplifies: 5101.141, 5103.03, 5153.166
Prior Effective Dates: 1/1/83, 4/1/86 (Emer.), 7/1/86, 7/2/87, 5/1/98, 7/1/00, 10/3/05