|(a) The contractor must bill the family up to the family's
(1) The total collection of payments, including third-party
payment and the family's out-of-pocket payment, cannot exceed the
actual cost of services.
(2) The family's total out-of-pocket for the month
cannot exceed the family's maximum charge.
(b) A balance remaining unpaid by the parent 30 days
after the bill date is delinquent unless the delay in payment is due
to a delay in:
(1) third-party reimbursement; or
(2) notice of denial of a claim from a private or public