WAC 182-503-0565

Effective October 1, 2013

WAC 182-503-0565 Washington apple health -- Age requirements for medical programs based on modified adjusted gross income (MAGI).



The following age requirements apply to persons whose eligibility for Washington apple health (WAH) is based on modified adjusted gross income (MAGI) methodology per WAC 182-509-0305.

(1) You must be age sixty-four or younger to be eligible for WAH MAGI-based adult coverage as described in WAC 182-505-0250.

(2) Your household must include an eligible dependent child age seventeen or younger to be eligible for WAH parent or caretaker relative coverage as described in WAC 182-505-0240. The child must be related to you in one of the ways described in WAC 182-500-0020 to be considered an eligible dependent child.

(3) A child must be age eighteen or younger to be eligible for WAH for kids as described in WAC 182-505-0210 with the following exceptions:

(a) An institutionalized child may still qualify under a children's health care program through the age of twenty-one (see WAC 182-514-0230);

(b) A foster care child may qualify for WAH foster care coverage through the age of twenty-six (see WAC 182-505-0211).

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