(1) The authority shall establish a revolving fund for loans to operators of new recovery residences or existing recovery residences actively seeking certification and registration under RCW 41.05.760
. Approved uses of the funds include, but are not limited to:
(a) Facility modifications necessary to achieve certification; and
(b) Operating start-up costs, including rent or mortgage payments, security deposits, salaries for on-site staff, and minimal maintenance costs.
(2) This section expires July 1, 2025.