5163.03 Medicaid coverage.

(A) Subject to section 5163.05 of the Revised Code, the medicaid program shall cover all mandatory eligibility groups.

(B) The medicaid program shall cover all of the optional eligibility groups that state statutes require the medicaid program to cover.

(C) The medicaid program may cover any of the optional eligibility groups to which either of the following applies:

(1) State statutes expressly permit the medicaid program to cover the optional eligibility group.

(2) The medicaid program covers the optional eligibility group on the effective date of this amendment.

(D) The medicaid program shall not cover an optional eligibility group to which either of the following applies:

(1) State statutes prohibit the medicaid program from covering the optional eligibility group.

(2) Except as provided in divisions (B) and (C)(1) of this section, the medicaid program does not cover the optional eligibility group on the effective date of this amendment.

Amended by 132nd General Assembly File No. TBD, HB 49, §101.01, eff. 9/29/2017.

Amended by 131st General Assembly File No. TBD, HB 64, §101.01, eff. 9/29/2015, (Vetoed).

Added by 130th General Assembly File No. 25, HB 59, §101.01 (Vetoed Provisions), eff. 9/29/2013.