5115.07 Acceptance of financial assistance constitutes an assignment of rights.

The acceptance of financial assistance under the disability financial assistance program constitutes an assignment to the department of job and family services of any rights an individual receiving the assistance has to financial support from any other person. The rights to support assigned to the department pursuant to this section constitute an obligation of the person responsible for providing the support to the state for the amount of disability financial assistance payments to the recipient or recipients whose needs are included in determining the amount of assistance received. Support payments assigned to the state pursuant to this section shall be collected by the county department of job and family services and reimbursements for disability financial assistance payments shall be credited to the state treasury.

Effective Date: 06-26-2003