Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Medical Assistance Services
Board of Medical Assistance Services
Eligibility Conditions and Requirements [12 VAC 30 ‑ 40]
CH 0030 Modified Adjusted Gross Income (MAGI) Methodology
Action 4374
General Information
Action Summary Effective 1/1/2014, federal law required eligibility for health coverage under all health insurance affordability programs, including Medicaid, to be based on a new MAGI methodology. This change entails defining household composition and executing income-counting procedures based on IRS rules.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This action will go through the normal Executive Branch Review process.
RIS Project Yes  [004396]
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
7244 Fast-Track Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 07/27/2017.
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.