Contracts for cooperation with governmental agencies and others. For the purposes of this chapter, the Department through the Division may cooperate, financially or otherwise, and execute contracts or agreements with the Federal Government, any federal department or agency, any other state department or agency, a county, a city, a public district or any political subdivision of this state, a public or private corporation, an individual or a group of individuals. Such a contract or agreement may include provisions whereby the Division will render services, the payment for which will be reimbursed directly to the Divisionís budget. Cooperation pursuant to this section does not of itself relieve any person, department, agency or political subdivision of any responsibility or liability existing under any provision of law.
Last modified: February 27, 2006