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Title XXX SOCIAL WELFARE
Chapter 409 SOCIAL AND ECONOMIC ASSISTANCE
SECTION 2569Continuation of support services for recipients of public assistance when benefits are terminated.
409.2569 Continuation of support services for recipients of public assistance when benefits are terminated.—Whenever a recipient of public assistance ceases to receive such public assistance, the department shall continue to provide services after the recipient ceases to receive benefits unless otherwise advised in writing or in person not to do so by the former recipient. These services shall be provided in accordance with the state plan of priorities. After the termination of public assistance, the department shall continue to provide support services and to recover all costs incurred in providing the services pursuant to s. 409.2567 unless the recipient instructs the department to discontinue services.
History.—s. 145, ch. 86-220; s. 13, ch. 88-176; s. 23, ch. 92-138.