10A NCAC 71Q .0201       NATURE AND SCOPE

(a)  Legal services may be provided as an element of designated services in 10A NCAC 71R .0900.

(b)  Legal services do not include the services of lawyers for criminal cases, class actions, community organization, lobbying, political action or matters covered by the obligation of the state to furnish counsel. Those activities related to securing and collecting support which the state is responsible for providing without cost to the social service agency are not included as legal services to facilitate permanency planning for children.


History Note:        Authority G.S. 143B‑153;

Eff. July 1, 1984;

Pursuant to G.S. 150B-21.3A, rule is necessary without substantive public interest Eff. May 20, 2017.