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MFIP, WB, DWP, MSA, GA, GRH:
Minnesota residents placed directly into out of state facilities by agents of the state remain Minnesota residents. People placed in Minnesota facilities by agents of other states remain residents of the placing state. An agent of the state is any organization authorized to make placements for a state under that state's law.
Making a placement includes any action that leads to placement EXCEPT:
Providing information about another state's assistance programs or the availability of services or facilities in another state.
Helping a person locate services or a facility in another state if that person is capable of showing intent and independently decides to move there.
People residing in a facility are residents of the state in which the facility is located.
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Updated: 4/2/13 7:42 AM