|BILL AS INTRODUCED||2007-2008|
Introduced by Senator Miller of Chittenden District
Subject: Health; medicaid; Ribicoff; youth; eligibility
Statement of purpose: This bill proposes to ensure that youth who are eligible for Medicaid are enrolled.
AN ACT RELATING TO RIBICOFF ELIGIBILITY FOR MEDICAID
It is hereby enacted by the General Assembly of the State of Vermont:
Sec. 1. 33 V.S.A. § 1902(c) is added to read:
(c) An individual shall be eligible for medical assistance under Medicaid until the individual reaches his or her 21st birthday as long as the individual meets the income and resource standards for the Medicaid program as established by rule.
The Vermont General Assembly
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