DAR File No. 39145
This notice was published in the March 15, 2015, issue (Vol. 2015, No. 6) of the Utah State Bulletin.
Health, Health Care Financing, Coverage and Reimbursement Policy
Medicare Drug Benefit Low-Income Subsidy Determination
Five-Year Notice of Review and Statement of Continuation
DAR File No.: 39145
Filed: 02/18/2015 07:49:56 AM
NOTICE OF REVIEW AND STATEMENT OF CONTINUATION
Concise explanation of the particular statutory provisions under which the rule is enacted and how these provisions authorize or require the rule:
Section 26-1-5 grants the Department the authority to adopt, amend, or rescind rules as necessary to implement the Medicaid program, and Section 26-18-3 requires the Department to implement the Medicaid program through administrative rules. In addition, 42 CFR 423.904 requires the Department to make eligibility determinations and redeterminations for low-income premium and cost-sharing subsidies.
Summary of written comments received during and since the last five-year review of the rule from interested persons supporting or opposing the rule:
The Department did not receive any written or oral comments regarding this rule.
Reasoned justification for continuation of the rule, including reasons why the agency disagrees with comments in opposition to the rule, if any:
The Department will continue this rule because it sets forth the requirements for completing eligibility determinations for the Medicare Part D low-income subsidies as required by the Medicare Modernization Act.
The full text of this rule may be inspected, during regular business hours, at the Division of Administrative Rules, or at:Health
Health Care Financing, Coverage and Reimbursement Policy
CANNON HEALTH BLDG
288 N 1460 W
SALT LAKE CITY, UT 84116-3231
Direct questions regarding this rule to:
- Craig Devashrayee at the above address, by phone at 801-538-6641, by FAX at 801-538-6099, or by Internet E-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org
David Patton, Executive Director
More information about a Five-Year Notice of Review and Statement of Continuation is available online.
The Portable Document Format (PDF) version of the Bulletin is the official version. The PDF version of this issue is available at https://rules.utah.gov/publicat/bull-pdf/2015/b20150315.pdf. The HTML edition of the Bulletin is a convenience copy. Any discrepancy between the PDF version and HTML version is resolved in favor of the PDF version.
For questions regarding the content or application of this rule, please contact Craig Devashrayee at the above address, by phone at 801-538-6641, by FAX at 801-538-6099, or by Internet E-mail at email@example.com. For questions about the rulemaking process, please contact the Division of Administrative Rules.