42 CFR 435.170 - Pregnant women eligible for extended coverage.
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Effective Date Note:
At 77 FR 17204, Mar. 23, 2012, Subpart B was amended by revising the heading, effective Jan. 1, 2014. For the convenience of the user, the revised text is set forth as follows:
Subpart B—Mandatory Coverage§ 435.170 Pregnant women eligible for extended coverage.
(a) The agency must provide categorically needy Medicaid eligibility for an extended period following termination of pregnancy to women who, while pregnant, applied for, were eligible for, and received Medicaid services on the day that their pregnancy ends. This period extends from the last day of pregnancy through the end of the month in which a 60-day period, beginning on the last day of the pregnancy, ends. Eligibility must be provided regardless of changes in the woman's financial circumstances that may occur within this extended period. These women are eligible for the extended period for all services under the plan that are pregnancy-related (as defined in § 440.210(c)(1) of this subchapter).
(b) The provisions of paragraph (a) of this section apply to Medicaid furnished on or after April 7, 1986.
[55 FR 48608, Nov. 21, 1990]
Title 42 published on 2014-10-01
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