State of Missouri FFY 2017 LIHEAP Draft Model State Plan
The Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) assists low-income households, particularly those with the lowest incomes that pay a high proportion of household income for home energy, in meeting their immediate home energy needs. The Low Income Home Energy Assistance Act of 1981, as amended, was included as part of the Coats Human Services Reauthorization Act of 1998, P. L. 105-285.
The public is invited to examine the FFY 2017 LIHEAP Draft Model State Plan. Written comments are welcome and will be accepted until August 1, 2016. The State of Missouri encourages comments to be submitted by email to [email protected]. If access to the internet is unavailable, comments can be submitted by fax to (573) 522-9557, or mailed to Heather Jones, Department of Social Services, Family Support Division, LIHEAP Draft Model State Plan, P.O. Box 2320, Jefferson City, MO 65102, to be received no later than 5:00p.m. on August 1, 2016.
A public hearing for the FFY 2017 Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) Draft Model State Plan is being held July 1, 2016 at the James C Kirkpatrick State Information Center Interpretive Center, 600 West Main Street, Jefferson City, MO from 1:00pm to 2:00pm.
A draft version of the FFY 2017 LIHEAP Draft Model State Plan will be submitted to the U.S. Missouri Department of Social Services' website.