Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Medical Assistance Services
Board of Medical Assistance Services
Family Access to Medical Insurance Security (FAMIS)Plan [12 VAC 30 ‑ 141]
Action is Exempt from Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act
CHIPRA Deemed Newborns of FAMIS Enrollees
Action 3185
General Information
Action Summary This action conforms the VAC to federal statute at sec. 2112 of the Social Security Act by providing for automatic enrollment for newborns who are born to women receiving services under Title XXI known, in Virginia, as Family Access to Medical Insurance Security (FAMIS) Plan.
Chapters Affected
  VAC Chapter Name Action Type
Primary 12 VAC 30-141 Family Access to Medical Insurance Security (FAMIS)Plan Amend Existing Regulation
Other chapters
  12 VAC 30 - 30 Groups Covered and Agencies Responsible for Eligibility Determination
Executive Branch Review This Action is exempt from Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act. The normal executive branch review process is not required. As such, it can be submitted directly for publication and is effective upon publication.
Exempt Citation: Child Health Insurance Plan Reauthorization Act (CHIPRA) of 2009 sec. 111.
RIS Project Yes  [002236]
New Periodic Review This action will not be used to conduct a new periodic review.
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
5365 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 03/17/2010.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Emily McClellan  / Regulatory Supervisor
Address: Policy Division, DMAS
600 E. Broad Street, Suite 1300
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address:
Phone: (804)371-4300    FAX: (804)786-1680    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this chapter.