AN ACT EXPANDING CERTAIN VETERANS' ACCESS TO PUBLIC ASSISTANCE PROGRAMS.
To require that pension benefits granted to certain veterans by the United States Department of Veterans Affairs be disregarded when determining income eligibility for certain state Medicare programs, as well as permit the Commissioner of Social Services to pursue exempting such benefits from income eligibility criteria as unreimbursed medical expenses.
Introduced by:Sen. Paul M. Formica, 20th Dist.
Sen. Kevin C. Kelly, 21st Dist.
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|1/18/2019||Referred to Joint Committee on Veterans' Affairs|