The director of the department may exercise powers and duties with respect to the
administration of food assistance programs in the department. It is the intent of the legislature in administering the food assistance programs
transferred to the department by chapter 68, Laws of 2010, that programs continue
to be provided through community-based organizations. It is the intent of the legislature that in accepting the administration of food
assistance programs, the department's core programs administered by the department
by July 1, 2010, not be impacted.
The director of the department may adopt rules necessary to implement the food assistance
The director may enter into contracts and agreements to implement food assistance
programs, including contracts and agreements with the United States department of
agriculture, to implement federal food assistance programs.
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