10a NCAC 97B .0604 PROHIBITION AGAINST RESTRICTIONS OF SERVICES
In administering programs funded by the Office, grant recipients must be free from any rules and practices which:
(1) restrict participation in programs of persons who meet the income eligibility guidelines, and where applicable, program guidelines;
(2) unreasonably limit participation by persons from any geographic area within the service area;
(3) restrict program participation of eligible persons because of race, religion, sex, age, or national origin; and
(4) prevent free participation in programs of eligible persons who are living in a community, whether or not they qualify as a legal or permanent resident.
History Note: Authority G.S. 143B‑276; 143B‑277; 143‑323(d);
Eff. December 1, 1983;
Pursuant to G.S. 150B-21.3A, rule is necessary without substantive public interest Eff. April 25, 2015.