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AGO 1951 No. 477 >  March 22, 1951
GENERAL ASSISTANCE - STATE OR COUNTY RESPONSIBILITY
GENERAL ASSISTANCE ‑- STATE OR COUNTY RESPONSIBILITY
The public assistance laws of this state provide that general assistance is a state program.  The responsibility for the administration and control of all general assistance is in the state Department of Social Security, and the counties' responsibility is limited to providing money from a two mill levy to help defray the costs of such general assistance.
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