RIte Share Premium Assistance Program (210-RICR-30-05-3)


210-RICR-30-05-3 ACTIVE RULE EMERGENCY RULE

Title 210 Executive Office of Health and Human Services
Chapter 30 Medicaid for Children, Families, and Affordable Care Act (ACA) Adults
Subchapter 05 Service Delivery Options
Part 3 RIte Share Premium Assistance Program (210-RICR-30-05-3)
Type of Filing Amendment
Regulation Status Active
Effective 03/24/2020 to 07/22/2020

Regulation Authority :

R.I. Gen. Laws § 40-8.4-12; Section 1906 of Title XIX of the Social Security Act

Purpose and Reason :

The enacted SFY 2019 budget amended RIGL Chapter RIGL 40-8.4-12 to expand the population that is included in the RIte Share program to include childless adults between the ages of nineteen (19) and sixty-four (64) who are not receiving or eligible to receive Medicare but are Medicaid eligible. The amended language incorporates the following changes:

·         Addition of childless adults between the ages of nineteen (19) and sixty-four (64) who are not receiving or eligible to receive Medicare

·         Clarification of Buy-in Requirements

·         Technical corrections to definitions and program requirements

These rules were amended to bring them into conformity with current state and federal statutes /regulations and current standards of practice.

Brief statement of Reason for Finding Imminent Peril :

covid