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§ 15-113. Reimbursement of public institutions

West's Annotated Code of MarylandHealth--GeneralEffective: October 1, 2023

West's Annotated Code of Maryland
Health--General
Title 15. Assistance Programs (Refs & Annos)
Subtitle 1. Medical and Pharmacy Assistance Programs (Refs & Annos)
Effective: October 1, 2023
MD Code, Health - General, § 15-113
§ 15-113. Reimbursement of public institutions
In general
(a) In this section, “incarcerated individual 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 incarcerated individual 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 incarcerated individual during the month when the individual became an incarcerated individual.
(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 incarcerated individual of a public institution.

Credits

Added by Acts 1982, c. 21, § 2, eff. July 1, 1982. Amended by Acts 2023, c. 721, § 3, eff. Oct. 1, 2023.
Formerly Art. 43, § 42-O.
MD Code, Health - General, § 15-113, MD HEALTH GEN § 15-113
Current through legislation effective through May 9, 2024, from the 2024 Regular Session of the General Assembly. Some statute sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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