Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Medical Assistance Services
Board of Medical Assistance Services
Eligibility Conditions and Requirements [12 VAC 30 ‑ 40]
Coverage of Legal Immigrant Children
Action 3197
General Information
Action Summary This reguatory action moves the statement of coverage of certain groups of lawfully residing non-citizen children from state-only regulations to the State Plan for Medical Assistance. The effect of this change will be to permit the Commonwealth to claim Federal Financial Participation (FFP or federal Medicaid matching dollars) for the covered services used by these groups of eligible persons. Currently, the medical services used by these groups of eligible persons are being funded with 100% General Funds.
Chapters Affected
  VAC Chapter Name Action Type
Primary 12 VAC 30-40 Eligibility Conditions and Requirements Amend Existing Regulation
Other chapters
  12 VAC 30 - 110 Eligibility and Appeals
Executive Branch Review This action will go through the normal Executive Branch Review process.
RIS Project Yes  [002263]
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
5394 Fast-Track Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 02/17/2011.
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.