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
General Information
Action Summary This action implements a mandate in Section 403 of the Child Health Insurance Plan Reauthorization Act (CHIPRA) of 2009 that applies certain managed care quality safeguards to the Child Health Insurance Plan. This action allows those children who are assigned to a MCHIP in an area where there is only one contracted MCHIP to request reassignment to the traditional fee-for-service delivery and payment system as an alternative.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
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: Section 2.2-4006 (A)(4)(c)
RIS Project Yes  [002024]
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
5185 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 09/16/2009.
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.