23-2, June Quarterly Revision

Revision 23-1; Effective June 1, 2023

Archived Revision 23-1; Effective March 1, 2023
Archived Revision 22-4; Effective Dec. 1, 2022
Archived Revision 22-3; Effective Sept. 1, 2022
Archived Revision 22-2; Effective June 1, 2022

Revisions

The following sections were revised in the Medicaid for the Elderly and People with Disabilities (MEPD) Handbook:

SectionSection TitleChange
B-3210Who May Complete an Application for AssistanceCorrects a typographical error. Makes updates for plain language. (All Programs)
D-8920Entry On or After Aug. 22, 1996 – Qualified Alien No Waiting PeriodIncorporates policy from MEPD and TW Bulletin 22-17, 2. Updated Afghan Eligibility for Federal Benefits, released on Nov. 1, 2022. (All Programs)
M-5200Medicaid Buy-In (MBI) Income LimitsIncorporates policy from MEPD and Texas Works Bulletin 23-04, 2023 Federal Poverty Level, released on March 2, 2023. Updates HB sections and charts with 2023 FPL income and resource amounts. (All Programs)
M-7100Post Eligibility – Premium BudgetsIncorporates policy from MEPD and Texas Works Bulletin 23-04, 2023 Federal Poverty Level, released on March 2, 2023. Updates handbook sections and charts with 2023 FPL income and resource amounts. (All Programs)
N-6330Ineligible Sibling ExclusionIncorporates policy from MEPD and Texas Works Bulletin 23-04, 2023 Federal Poverty Level, released on March 2, 2023. Updates handbook sections and charts with 2023 FPL income and resource amounts. (All Programs)
N-6351Examples of Budgeting StepsIncorporates policy from MEPD and Texas Works Bulletin 23-04, 2023 Federal Poverty Level, released on March 2, 2023. Updates handbook sections and charts with 2023 FPL income and resource amounts. (All Programs)
Q-2500QMB Income LimitsIncorporates policy from MEPD and Texas Works Bulletin 23-04, 2023 Federal Poverty Level, released on March 2, 2023. Updates handbook sections and charts with 2023 FPL income and resource amounts. (All Programs)
Q-3200SLMB Income LimitsIncorporates policy from MEPD and Texas Works Bulletin 23-04, 2023 Federal Poverty Level, released on March 2, 2023. Updates handbook sections and charts with 2023 FPL income and resource amounts. (All Programs)
Q-5200QI Income LimitIncorporates policy from MEPD and Texas Works Bulletin 23-04, 2023 Federal Poverty Level, released on March 2, 2023. Updates handbook sections and charts with 2023 FPL income and resource amounts. (All Programs)
Q-6200QDWI Income LimitIncorporates policy from MEPD and Texas Works Bulletin 23-04, 2023 Federal Poverty Level, released on March 2, 2023. Updates handbook sections and charts with 2023 FPL income and resource amounts. (All Programs)
Appendix IXMedicare Savings Program InformationIncorporates policy from MEPD and Texas Works Bulletin 23-04, 2023 Federal Poverty Level, released on March 2, 2023. Updates handbook sections and charts with 2023 FPL income and resource amounts. (All Programs)
Appendix XXIXSpecial Deeming Eligibility Test for Spouse to SpouseIncorporates policy from MEPD and Texas Works Bulletin 23-04 2023 Federal Poverty Level, released on March 2, 2023. Updates handbook sections and charts with 2023 FPL income and resource amounts. (All Programs)
Appendix XXXIBudget Reference ChartIncorporates policy from MEPD and Texas Works Bulletin 23-04, 2023 Federal Poverty Level, released on March 2, 2023. Updates handbook sections and charts with 2023 FPL income and resource amounts. (All Programs)
Appendix XXXIXMBI Screening Tool and WorksheetsIncorporates policy from MEPD and Texas Works Bulletin 23-04, 2023 Federal Poverty Level, released on March 2, 2023. Updates handbook sections and charts with 2023 FPL income and resource amounts. (All Programs)
Appendix L2023 Income/Resources Reference ChartIncorporates policy from MEPD and Texas Works Bulletin 23-04, 2023 Federal Poverty Level, released on March 2, 2023. Updates handbook sections and charts with 2023 FPL income and resource amounts. (All Programs)

Retired Bulletins

The following bulletins are deleted from the MEPD Handbook since the information has either been incorporated into the handbook or is no longer necessary:

Release DateBulletin NumberTitle
02-01-2323-021. COVID-19 Update: Additional Emergency Allotment Supplement
2. Mileage Rate Increase
01-03-2323-011. COVID-19 Update: Additional Emergency Allotment Supplement
2. COVID-19 Update: Additional Emergency Allotment Supplements Ending
3. COVID-19 Update: Extended Supplemental Nutrition
12-02-2222-21Federal Benefits 2023 Cost of Living Adjustments (COLA)
11-17-2222-191. Electronic Benefit Transfer Card Processing Primary Cardholder Updates
2. COVID-19 Update: Pandemic Electronic Benefit Transfer (P-EBT) for Summer 2022