WSR 10-20-108

INTERPRETIVE OR POLICY STATEMENT

DEPARTMENT OF

SOCIAL AND HEALTH SERVICES

[ Filed October 1, 2010, 11:03 a.m. ]


Notice of Interpretive or Policy Statement


In accordance with RCW 34.05.230(12), following is a list of policy and interpretive statements issued by the department of social and health services (DSHS).

Mecicaid [Medicaid] Purchasing Administration (MPA)

Division of Legal Services



Document Title: # Memo 10-56.

Subject: Tribal health program: American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) tribal resource exemptions.

Effective Date: August 16, 2010.

Document Description: Retroactive to July 1, 2009, DSHS will use ARRA guidelines when determining eligibility for members of federally recognized tribes to receive benefits from medicaid and children's health insurance program (CHIP).

To receive a copy of the interpretive or policy statements, contact Amber Dassow, MPA, P.O. Box 45504, phone (360) 725-1349, TDD/TTY 1-800-848-5429, fax (360) 586-9727, e-mail dassoal@dshs.wa.gov, web site http://hrsa.dshs.wa.gov.

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