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§ 15-113. Reimbursement of public institutions

West's Annotated Code of MarylandHealth--General

West's Annotated Code of Maryland
Health--General
Title 15. Assistance Programs (Refs & Annos)
Subtitle 1. Medical and Pharmacy Assistance Programs (Refs & Annos)
MD Code, Health - General, § 15-113
§ 15-113. Reimbursement of public institutions
In general
(a) In this section, “inmate of a public institution” has the meaning stated in Title 42, § 435.1009 of the Code of Federal Regulations (1978 edition).
Inmates
(b)(1) If an inmate of a public institution is eligible for federally funded Medicaid benefits, the Department shall pay the custodial authority for any medical care that is provided to the inmate during the month when the individual became an inmate.
(2) Payments under this subsection shall be made in accordance with applicable rules and regulations for the Program.
Nonfederal costs
(c) The Department shall be reimbursed for the nonfederal cost of medical care by either the State or local authority that is responsible for the inmate of a public institution.

Credits

Added by Acts 1982, c. 21, § 2, eff. July 1, 1982.
Formerly Art. 43, § 42-O.
MD Code, Health - General, § 15-113, MD HEALTH GEN § 15-113
Current through legislation effective through June 1, 2022, from the 2022 Regular Session of the General Assembly. Some statute sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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