Posted: December 4th, 2020
Please note: Rule is being posted be posted for pre-clearance review/comment for a 30 day period; starting December 4, 2020 and ending January 2, 2021.
This rule package is being created in accordance with the Administration on Children, Youth and Families, ACYF-CB-PI-18-09, and Public Law 115-123, Family First Prevention Services Act (FFPSA), changes were made to Title IV-B and IV-E of the Social Security Act, enacted February 9, 2018 which authorized new optional Title IV-E funding for prevention services for mental health/substance abuse and in-home parent skill-based programs for: (1) a child who is a candidate for foster care, (2) pregnant/parenting foster youth, and (3) the parent/kin caregiver of those children and youth as defined in sections 475(13), 471(e), 474(a)(6) and 475(13) of the Act. Rules are being created to instruct Title IV-E agencies on the implementation of the Title IV-E prevention program requirements. The rules will be effective October 1, 2021.
Rule 5101:2-45-01 Administration of the Title IV-E candidate for prevention services program outlines the administration and requirements of the prevention services program for Title IV-E agencies to administer the Family First Prevention Services program.