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General Assembly

 

Proposed Bill No. 220

 

January Session, 2017

 

LCO No. 2366

 

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Referred to Committee on HUMAN SERVICES

 

Introduced by:

 

SEN. KELLY, 21st Dist.

 

AN ACT CONCERNING INACCESSIBLE ASSETS IN MEDICAID ELIGIBILITY DETERMINATIONS.

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

That section 17b-261a of the general statutes be amended to require the Commissioner of Social Services to define as inaccessible for Medicaid purposes those assets not actually available to a Medicaid applicant for liquidation on the date the department determines Medicaid eligibility.

Statement of Purpose:

To define inaccessible assets for Medicaid eligibility purposes.