5161.35 Waiver request to provide health assistance to certain individuals.

(A) The medicaid director may submit a waiver request to the United States secretary of health and human services to provide health assistance to any individual who meets all of the following requirements:

(1) Is the parent of a child who is under nineteen years of age , resides with the parent, and is enrolled in the children's health insurance program part I or II or the medicaid program ;

(2) Is uninsured;

(3) Has a family income that does not exceed one hundred per cent of the federal poverty line.

(B) A waiver request the director submits under division (A) of this section may seek federal funds allotted to the state under the "Social Security Act," section 2104, 42 U.S.C. 1397dd, that are not otherwise used to fund the children's health insurance program parts I and II.

Renumbered from § 5101.5110 by 130th General Assembly File No. 25, HB 59, §101.01, eff. 9/29/2013.

Amended by 128th General AssemblyFile No.9, HB 1, §101.01, eff. 10/16/2009.

Effective Date: 09-05-2001 .