Medicaid-Related Provisions in the Ticket to Work and Work Incentives Improvement Act of 1999
In December, the President signed into law the Ticket to Work and Work Incentives Improvement Act of 1999, which includes provisions that will give states additional options for extending Medicaid coverage to working disabled individuals. This memo presents an overview of the eligibility options offered under the new legislation (Publication #2187). A related publication, Medicaid Eligiblity for Individuals with Disabilities (Publication #2150), provides a general overview of federal Medicaid eligibility policy for the low-income disabled population.
also of interest
- Getting into Gear for 2014: Shifting New Medicaid Eligibility and Enrollment Policies into Drive
- Getting into Gear for 2014: Findings From a 50-State Survey of Eligibility, Enrollment, Renewal and Cost-Sharing Policies in Medicaid and CHIP, 2012-2013
- Faces of the Medicaid Expansion: How Obtaining Medicaid Coverage Impacts Low-Income Adults