7 AAC 40.900 - Definitions

Current through September 28, 2021

In this chapter,

(1) "applicant" means a person who applies for or who receives assistance under this chapter;
(2) "central office" means the central administrative office of the division of public assistance;
(3) "department" means the Department of Health and Social Services;
(4) "division" means the division of public assistance of the Department of Health and Social Services;
(5) "motor vehicle" means a self-propelled vehicle for surface transportation;
(6) "regional office" means an office responsible for the supervision of district offices within a particular geographic region of the state;
(7) "SSI" means Supplemental Security Income provided by the Social Security Administration of the federal Department of Health and Human Services;
(8) "long-term care facility" means an establishment which is licensed and certified by the division of medical assistance as either a skilled nursing facility or an intermediate care facility, or both;
(9) "Social Security Disability Insurance benefits" means disability insurance payments provided by the Social Security Administration of the federal Department of Health and Human Services under 42 U.S.C. 401 - 433;
(10) "assisted living home" has the meaning given in AS 47.33.990.

Notes

7 AAC 40.900
Eff. 5/12/82, Register 118; am 4/6/91, Register 118; am 10/10/96, Register 140; am 6/27/2004, Register 170

Authority:AS 47.05.010

AS 47.25.430

AS 47.25.440

AS 47.25.450

AS 47.25.460

AS 47.25.520

AS 47.25.590

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