Page:United States Statutes at Large Volume 106 Part 2.djvu/353

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PUBLIC LAW 102-375—SEPT. 30, 1992 106 STAT. 1233 an area agency on aging to cany out a contract or commercial relationship that is not carried out to implement this title. "(39) The plan shall provide assurances that preference in receiving services under this title will not be given by the area agency on aging to particular older individuals as a result of a contract or commercial relationship that is not carried out to implement this title. "(40) The plan shall provide assurances that if the State receives funds appropriated under section 303(g) the State agency and area agencies on aging will expend such funds to carry out part G. "(41) The plan shall provide assurances that demonstrable efforts will be made— "(A) to coordinate services provided under this Act with other State services that benefit older individuals; and "(B) to provide multigenerational activities, such as opportunities for older individuals to serve as mentors or advisers in child care, youth day care, educational assistance, at-risk youth intervention, juvenile delinquency treatment, and family support programs. "(42) The plan shall provide assurances that the State will coordinate public services within the State to assist older individuals to obtain transportation services associated with access to services provided under this title, to services under title VI, to comprehensive counseling services, and to legal assistance. "(43) The plan shall provide that the State agency shall issue guidelines applicable to grievance procedures required by section 306(a)(6)(P). "(44) The plan shall include assurances that the State has in effect a mechanism to provide for quality in the provision of in-home services under this title.*. (o) APPROVAL OF STATE PLAN.— Section 307(b)(l) of the Older Americans Act of 1965 (42 U.S.C. 3017(b)(l)) is amended by insert- 42 USC 3027. ing before the period at the end the following: ", except the Commissioner may not approve such plan unless the Commissioner determines that the formula submitted under section 305(a)(2)(D) complies with the guidelines in effect under section 305(a)(2)(C). (p) DETERMINATION OF DISAPPROVAL. —Section 307(c) of the Older Americans Act of 1965 (42 U.S.C. 3027(c)) is amended— (1) by inserting "(1)" after "(c)"; and (2) by adding at the end the following: "(2) Not later than 30 days after such final determination, a State dissatisfied with such final determination may appeal such final determination to the Secretary for review. If the State timely appeals such final determination in accordance with subsection (e)(1), the Secretary shall dismiss the appeal filed under this paragraph. ^3) If the State is dissatisfied with the decision of the Secretary aft«r review under paragraph (2), the State may appeal such decision not later than 30 days after such decision and in the manner described in subsection (e). For purposes of appellate review under the preceding sentence, a reference in subsection (e) to the Commissioner shall be deemed to be a reference to the Secretary.". (q) REPEAL OF EXPIRED PROVISION. —Section 307(0 of the Older Americans Act of 1965 (42 U.S.C. 3027(f)) is repealed. 6»-194 O—93 12:QL3(Pt. 2)