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DIGEST OF INTRODUCED BILL
Administration and funding of human services. Requires intake and eligibility determinations for certain services and programs administered or supervised by the division of family resources to be performed by merit employees employed in the county office of the county in which the individuals receiving the services principally reside. Changes the budget procedure for the county family and children's fund and the county children's psychiatric residential treatment services fund to: (1) permit a county fiscal body to reduce a proposed budget and levy to the advisory expenditure limit established for the county; and (2) require the department of child services to document the need for any expenditure that exceeds the county's advisory expenditure limit.