§ 435.2 Purpose and applicability.
This part sets forth, for the 50 States, the District of Columbia, the Northern Mariana Islands, and American Samoa -
(a) The eligibility provisions that a State plan must contain;
(b) The mandatory and optional groups of individuals to whom Medicaid is provided under a State plan;
(c) The eligibility requirements and procedures that the Medicaid agency must use in determining and redetermining eligibility, and requirements it may not use;
(d) The availability of FFP for providing Medicaid and for administering the eligibility provisions of the plan; and
(e) Other requirements concerning eligibility determinations, such as use of an institutionalized individual's income for the cost of care.