Proposed S.B. No. 146
Session Year 2019
 


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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Bill History

 Date Action Taken
 1/18/2019Referred to Joint Committee on Veterans' Affairs

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