§ 460.28Notice of CMS determination on waiver requests.
(a)Time limit for notification of determination. Within 90 days after receipt of a waiver request, CMS takes one of the following actions:
(1) Approves the request.
(2) Denies the request and notifies the PACE organization or PACE applicant in writing of the basis of the denial.
(b)Date of receipt. For purposes of the 90-day time limit described in this section, the date that a waiver request is received by CMS from the State administering agency is the date on which the request is delivered to the address designated by CMS.
(1) A waiver request is deemed approved if CMS fails to act on the request within 90 days after the date the waiver request is received by CMS.
(2) CMS may withdraw approval of a waiver for good cause.