Maine Revised Statutes

§5321. Definitions

As used in this chapter, unless the context otherwise indicates, the following terms have the following meanings. [1991, c. 780, Pt. DDD, §14 (NEW).]

1. Bureau. 
[ 1995, c. 502, Pt. D, §11 (RP) .]
2. Community action agency.  "Community action agency" means a private nonprofit agency that has previously been designated by and authorized to accept funds from the Federal Community Services Administration under the United States Economic Opportunity Act of 1964.
[ 1991, c. 780, Pt. DDD, §14 (NEW) .]
3. Director.  "Director" means the director of the division.
[ 1995, c. 502, Pt. D, §12 (AMD) .]
3-A. Division.  "Division" means the Division of Purchased and Support Services within the department.
[ 1995, c. 502, Pt. D, §13 (NEW) .]
4. Poverty level.  "Poverty level" means the official poverty level issued by the Director of the United States Office of Management and Budget.
[ 1991, c. 780, Pt. DDD, §14 (NEW) .]
5. Service area.  "Service area" means the geographical area within the jurisdiction of a community action agency.
[ 1991, c. 780, Pt. DDD, §14 (NEW) .]
SECTION HISTORY
1991, c. 780, §DDD14 (NEW). 1995, c. 502, §§D11-13 (AMD).