The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
(CMS) issued guidelines for states to implement
the new requirement that requires documentation
of citizenship for all people applying for or
renewing Medicaid benefits. The new requirement
will be effective July 1, 2006.
The following lists fact sheets developed
by State and local advocacy groups and websites
from State and local organization where updates
will be posted: California Immigrant Welfare
Collaborative (CIWC) fact sheets that explain
that there is no change for (NILC) and that
there is no change for newborns on Medi-Cal.