Town of Bar Harbor, ME
Hancock County
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Table of Contents
Table of Contents
[HISTORY: Adopted by the Town Council of the Town of Bar Harbor 8-5-2014 by Ord. No. 2014-04.[1] Amendments noted where applicable.]
Appendix A GA Overall Maximums Appendix B Food Maximums Appendix C GA Housing Maximums Appendix D Electric Utility Maximum Appendix E Heating Fuel Appendix F Personal Care and Household Supplies Appendix G Mileage Rate Appendix H Funeral Maximum Appendix I 26 M.R.S.A. 1043(23)
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Editor's Note: This ordinance also repealed former Ch. 102, General Assistance Program, adopted 10-18-2005 by Ord. No. 2005-07, as amended.
Article I Statement of Policy

§ 102-1 Applicability; program policy.

Article II Definitions

§ 102-2 Word usage.

§ 102-3 Terms defined.

Article III Administrative Rules and Regulations

§ 102-4 Establishment.

§ 102-5 Confidentiality of information.

§ 102-6 Maintenance of records.

Article IV Application Procedure

§ 102-7 Right to apply.

§ 102-8 Application interview.

§ 102-9 Contents of application.

§ 102-10 General assistance administrator's responsibilities at time of application.

§ 102-11 Responsibilities of applicant at time of application.

§ 102-12 Action on applications.

§ 102-13 Withdrawal of application.

§ 102-14 Temporary refusal to accept application.

§ 102-15 Emergencies.

§ 102-16 Residence.

Article V Eligibility Factors

§ 102-17 General eligibility.

§ 102-18 Initial application; subsequent applicants.

§ 102-19 Eligibility for categorical assistance.

§ 102-20 Personal property.

§ 102-21 Ownership of real estate.

§ 102-22 Work requirement.

§ 102-23 Municipal work program.

§ 102-24 Use of resources.

§ 102-25 Period of ineligibility.

§ 102-26 Unemployment fraud.

Article VI Determination of Eligibility

§ 102-27 Recognition of dignity and rights.

§ 102-28 Determination; redetermination.

§ 102-29 Verification.

§ 102-30 Fraud.

§ 102-31 Period of eligibility.

§ 102-32 Determination of need.

§ 102-33 Income.

§ 102-34 Basic necessities; maximum levels of assistance.

§ 102-35 Burials; cremations.

§ 102-36 Notice of decision.

Article VII Fair Hearing

§ 102-37 Right to fair hearing.

§ 102-38 Method of obtaining fair hearing.

§ 102-39 Fair hearing authority.

§ 102-40 Fair hearing procedure.

§ 102-41 Fair hearing decision.

Article VIII Recovery of Expenses

§ 102-42 Recipients.

§ 102-43 Recipients anticipating workers' compensation benefits.

§ 102-44 Recipients of SSI.

§ 102-45 Relatives.

Article IX Severability

§ 102-46 Severability.