37.70.102 ROLE OF THE LOCAL CONTRACTOR
(1) The department will contract with appropriate community-based organizations in the state to provide outreach and to receive and process applications for the low income home energy assistance and weatherization programs.
(a) In providing outreach, the local contractor performs specified activities designed to inform all potentially eligible households in the contract area of the existence of and the benefits available under the low income home energy assistance program.
(b) In receiving and processing applications, the local contractor determines household eligibility and benefit award under the rules contained in this chapter. An application for low income home energy assistance may also constitute an application for weatherization.
History: 53-2-201, MCA; IMP, 53-2-201, MCA; NEW, 1982 MAR p. 732, Eff. 4/16/82; AMD, 1983 MAR p. 1362, Eff. 9/30/83; TRANS, from SRS, 1998 MAR p. 2059; AMD, 2023 MAR p. 480, Eff. 5/27/23.