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General Assembly

 

Proposed Bill No. 5642

 

January Session, 2017

 

LCO No. 785

 

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Referred to Committee on HUMAN SERVICES

 

Introduced by:

 

REP. SRINIVASAN, 31st Dist.

 

AN ACT CONCERNING MEDICAID INCOME ELIGIBILITY.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Assembly convened:

That section 17b-261 of the general statutes be amended to require the Commissioner of Social Services to ensure that Medicaid income eligibility in Connecticut does not deviate from the national average for Medicaid income eligibility.

Statement of Purpose:

To ensure that Medicaid income eligibility in Connecticut reflects the national average for Medicaid income eligibility.