00 CS FOR HOUSE BILL NO. 384(HES)
01 "An Act relating to payment requirements for retention in the Pioneers' Home;
02 and providing for an effective date."
03 BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF ALASKA:
04 * Section 1. AS 47.55.020(b) is amended to read:
05 (b) Every person admitted to the Pioneers' Home who receives income from any
06 source in excess of $100 per month may be required by the Department of
07 Administration to pay the excess to the department immediately upon receipt of the
08 money in payment, or part payment, of the cost of the person's care. However, the
09 department may not require in any month the payment of an amount greater than the
10 monthly rate set under AS 47.55.030(b) except to satisfy an indebtedness incurred under
11 AS 47.55.070. The department may not evict a person from the Pioneers' Home if
12 the income and assets of the person are insufficient to pay the monthly rate set
13 under AS 47.55.030(b).
14 * Sec. 2. This Act takes effect immediately under AS 01.10.070(c).