(1) If the child is found eligible for substitute care placement and foster care maintenance payments, the department shall make payment to the licensed youth care facility where the child is placed according to the rate established by the department for such facilities.

History: Sec. 41-3-1103, MCA; IMP, Sec. 41-3-302 and 41-3-1103, MCA; NEW, 1984 MAR p. 1412, Eff. 9/28/84; TRANS, from Dept. of SRS, 1987 MAR p. 1492, Eff. 7/1/87; TRANS, from DFS, 1998 MAR p. 488.