INTERPRETIVE OR POLICY STATEMENT
SOCIAL AND HEALTH SERVICES
Subject: State children's health insurance program state plan amendment 8.
Effective Date: Not applicable.
Document Description: The department of social and health services (DSHS) is amending the state children's health insurance program (SCHIP) state plan through SCHIP state plan amendment 8 to clarify children are required, as a condition of eligibility, to furnish a Social Security number. This is not a new requirement; the department is publishing this notice as a reminder and clarification.
To receive a copy of the interpretive or policy statement, contact Kathy Johansen, Department of Social and Health Services, Health and Recovery Services Administration, Division of Customer Support, P.O. Box 45536, Olympia, WA 98504, phone (360) 725-1321, TDD 800-848-5429, fax (360) 664-0910, e-mail JOHANKJ@dshs.wa.gov.
June 27, 2006
for Ann Myers