Nevada Public Welfare

Sec. § 422.2717
State Plan for Medicaid: Inclusion of requirement that independent foster care adolescents are eligible for Medicaid.


The Director shall include in the State Plan for Medicaid a requirement that an independent foster care adolescent is eligible for Medicaid.


As used in this section, “independent foster care adolescent” means:


A person described in 42 U.S.C. § 1396d(w)(1), as that section existed on July 1, 2005; or


If the Director specifies a different category of adolescents in the manner set forth in 42 U.S.C. § 1396a(a)(10)(A)(ii)(XVII), as that section existed on July 1, 2005, a person who is within such a category.

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