Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Medical Assistance Services
Board of Medical Assistance Services
Eligibility Conditions and Requirements [12 VAC 30 ‑ 40]
Discontinue Resource Test and Counting of Earned Income for Family and Children Groups
Action 1454
General Information
Action Summary This suggested change streamlines the Medicaid eligibility determination process allowed under section 1902(r)(2) by: (i) eliminating the resource test for Low-Income Families with Children and for Individuals Under Age 21 for whom a public agency is assuming full or partial financial responsibility; (ii) eliminating the counting of all earned income of a child younger than age nineteen who is a student, and (iii) eliminating the counting of all in-kind support and maintenance received by members of the Family and Children’s covered groups.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This action will go through the normal Executive Branch Review process.
RIS Project No project yet assigned to this action
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
2649 Fast-Track Stage withdrawn on 04/12/2004 before DPB completed its review.
2695 Fast-Track Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 09/25/2004.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Pat Sykes  / Eligibility Manager
Address: DMAS, Div of Policy
600 E. Broad St., Suite 1300
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address:
Phone: (804)786-7958    FAX: (804)786-1680