CHAPTER 88

FORMERLY

SENATE BILL NO. 99

AN ACT AUTHORIZING AND DIRECTING THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND SOCIAL SERVICES OF THE STATE OF DELAWARE TO AMEND THE SPOUSAL IMPOVERISHMENT PROVISIONS OF THE STATE PLAN UNDER TITLE XIX (MEDICAID) OF THE SOCIAL SECURITY ACT.

BE IT ENACTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF DELAWARE:

Section 1. The Department of Health and Social Services of the State of Delaware is hereby authorized and directed to amend the spousal impoverishment provisions of the State Plan under Title XIX (Medicaid) of the Social Security Act to reflect the following minimum resources eligibility limitation:

"Minimum Resource Standard: $25,000".

Approved July 6, 1993.