Maine Revised Statutes

§3202. Definitions

For purposes of this Part, unless the context otherwise indicates, the following words shall have the following meanings. [1973, c. 790, §3 (NEW).]

1. Agreement.  "Agreement" means a legally binding document between the Maine Department of Health and Human Services and the United States Department of Health, Education and Welfare.
[ 1975, c. 293, §4 (NEW); 2003, c. 689, Pt. B, §6 (REV) .]
2. Blind person.  "Blind person" means a blind individual as defined in section 1614, Title XVI of the United States Social Security Act, as amended.
[ 1973, c. 790, §3 (NEW) .]
3. Category.  "Category" means a subclassification of state supplemental income benefits for any one of the following: Blind, disabled or elderly person.
[ 1973, c. 790, §3 (NEW) .]
4. Commissioner.  "Commissioner" means the Commissioner of the Maine Department of Health and Human Services or his successors.
[ 1975, c. 293, §4 (AMD); 2003, c. 689, Pt. B, §7 (REV) .]
5. Department.  "Department" means the Maine Department of Health and Human Services.
[ 1975, c. 293, §4 (AMD); 2003, c. 689, Pt. B, §6 (REV) .]
6. Disabled person.  "Disabled person" means a disabled individual as defined in section 1614, Title XVI of the United States Social Security Act, as amended.
[ 1973, c. 790, §3 (NEW) .]
7. Elderly person.  "Elderly person" means an aged individual as defined in section 1614, Title XVI of the United States Social Security Act, as amended.
[ 1973, c. 790, §3 (NEW) .]
8. Secretary.  "Secretary" means the Secretary, United States Department of Health, Education and Welfare.
[ 1973, c. 790, §3 (NEW) .]
9. Social Security Act.  "Social Security Act" means the United States Social Security Act of 1935, as amended.
[ 1973, c. 790, §3 (NEW) .]
10. Social Security Administration.  "Social Security Administration" means the Social Security Administration, United States Department of Health, Education and Welfare.
[ 1973, c. 790, §3 (NEW) .]
11. Title XVI.  "Title XVI" means Title XVI of the United States Social Security Act of 1935, as amended.
[ 1973, c. 790, §3 (NEW) .]
SECTION HISTORY
1973, c. 790, §3 (NEW). 2003, c. 689, §§B6,7 (REV).