Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Medical Assistance Services
Board of Medical Assistance Services
State Plan Under Title XIX of the Social Security Act Medical Assistance Program; General Provisions [12 VAC 30 ‑ 10]
Action is Exempt from Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act
Tribal Consultation
Action 5758
General Information
Action Summary Federal law required DMAS to meet the requirements of Section 1902(a)(73) of the Social Security Act §1902. Section 1902(a)(73) mandates that States in which one or more Indian Health Programs or Urban Indian Organizations furnish health care services establish a process for the State Medicaid agency to seek advice on a regular, ongoing basis from designees of Indian health programs. Consultation is required concerning Medicaid matters having a direct impact on these Indian health programs.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This Action is exempt from Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act. The normal executive branch review process is not required. As such, it can be submitted directly for publication and is effective upon publication.
Exempt Citation: This action is exempt from the regulatory process in accordance with Va. Code 2.2-4006(A)(4)(c).
RIS Project Yes  [6863]
Is Federal action a driving factor in this regulatory change? If so, please provide a specific reference to the law, regulation or court case.
Section 1902(a)(73) of the Social Security Act §1902
New Periodic Review This action will not be used to conduct a new periodic review.
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
9306 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 11/11/2021.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Emily McClellan  / Regulatory Supervisor
Address: Policy Division, DMAS
600 East Broad St., Suite 1300
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address:
Phone: (804)371-4300    FAX: (804)786-1680    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this chapter.