BEFORE THE Department of Public
health and human services of the
STATE OF MONTANA
TO: All Concerned Persons
1. On December 22, 2017, the Department of Public Health and Human Services published MAR Notice No. 37-827 pertaining to the public hearing on the proposed amendment of the above-stated rules at page 2418 of the 2017 Montana Administrative Register, Issue Number 24.
2. The department has amended the above-stated rules as proposed.
3. The department has thoroughly considered the comments and testimony received. A summary of the comments received and the department's responses are as follows:
COMMENT #1: One commenter stated they support 12-month eligibility for TANF and graduated eligibility families and a child care provider expulsion plan.
RESPONSE #1: The department agrees with the comment.
/s/ Geralyn Driscoll /s/ Sheila Hogan
Geralyn Driscoll, Attorney Sheila Hogan, Director
Rule Reviewer Public Health and Human Services
Certified to the Secretary of State February 13, 2018.