§17-1730.1-11 - Income requirements.

§17-1730.1-11 Income requirements.

         (a) The maximum allowable countable income, prior to spenddown, determined under the provisions of chapter 17-1724.1 for eligibility under this chapter is:

(1) Three hundred percent of the Federal Poverty Level for a child, or pregnant woman; or
(2) For an aged, blind, or disabled individual, no maximum shall be considered. Unlimited for an aged, blind, or disabled individual.

         (b) The amount of the individual's monthly countable income that exceeds the medically needy income standard of a household of applicable size shall be the excess income amount.

         (c) The medically needy income standard as determined by the department in compliance with federal regulations related to the financial assistance program, shall serve as the maximum retainable income for an individual or household of applicable size.

        [Eff 09/30/13] (Auth: HRS §346-14; 42 C.F.R. §§435.2 435.602, 435.811, 435.814, 435.831; 45 C.F.R. 233.20) (Imp: HRS §346-14; 42 C.F.R. §§435.2 435.602, 435.811, 435.814, 435.831; 45 C.F.R. 233.20)

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