§ 256S.01 Generally
§ 256S.02 Definitions
§ 256S.03 Administration by Tribes
§ 256S.04 Limits of Elderly Waiver Cases
§ 256S.05 Eligibility
§ 256S.06 Assessments and Reassessments
§ 256S.07 Case Management Administration
§ 256S.08 Case Management Provider Qualifications and Standards
§ 256S.09 Case Management Activities
§ 256S.10 Support Plans
§ 256S.11 Approval Required for Certain State Plan Home Care Services
§ 256S.12 Adult Day Services
§ 256S.13 Individual Community Living Supports
§ 256S.14 Termination of Elderly Waiver Services
§ 256S.15 Establishment of Elderly Waiver Service Rates and Service Rate Limits
§ 256S.16 Authorization of Elderly Waiver Services and Service Rates
§ 256S.17 Costs Excluded From Elderly Waiver Service Rates
§ 256S.18 Monthly Case MIX Budget Caps; Generally
§ 256S.19 Monthly Case MIX Budget Caps; Nursing Facility Residents
§ 256S.20 Customized Living Services; Policy
§ 256S.201 Customized Living Services; Rates
§ 256S.202 Customized Living Services; Rate Limits
§ 256S.203 Customized Living Services; Managed Care Rates
§ 256S.204 Alternative Rate System for 24-Hour Customized Living Services
§ 256S.205 Customized Living Services; Disproportionate Share Rate Adjustments
§ 256S.21 Rate Setting; Application
§ 256S.2101 Rate Setting; Phase-In
§ 256S.211 Rate Setting; Rate Establishment
§ 256S.212 Rate Setting; Base Wage Index
§ 256S.213 Rate Setting; Factors
§ 256S.214 Rate Setting; Adjusted Base Wage
§ 256S.215 Rate Setting; Component Rates

Terms Used In Minnesota Statutes > Chapter 256S - Medical Assistance Elderly Waiver

  • Adult: means an individual 18 years of age or older. See Minnesota Statutes 645.451
  • Affidavit: A written statement of facts confirmed by the oath of the party making it, before a notary or officer having authority to administer oaths.
  • Amendment: A proposal to alter the text of a pending bill or other measure by striking out some of it, by inserting new language, or both. Before an amendment becomes part of the measure, thelegislature must agree to it.
  • Appeal: A request made after a trial, asking another court (usually the court of appeals) to decide whether the trial was conducted properly. To make such a request is "to appeal" or "to take an appeal." One who appeals is called the appellant.
  • Appropriation: The provision of funds, through an annual appropriations act or a permanent law, for federal agencies to make payments out of the Treasury for specified purposes. The formal federal spending process consists of two sequential steps: authorization
  • Chair: includes chairman, chairwoman, and chairperson. See Minnesota Statutes 645.44
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Corporation: A legal entity owned by the holders of shares of stock that have been issued, and that can own, receive, and transfer property, and carry on business in its own name.
  • court administrator: means the court administrator of the court in which the action or proceeding is pending, and "court administrator's office" means that court administrator's office. See Minnesota Statutes 645.44
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • Equitable: Pertaining to civil suits in "equity" rather than in "law." In English legal history, the courts of "law" could order the payment of damages and could afford no other remedy. See damages. A separate court of "equity" could order someone to do something or to cease to do something. See, e.g., injunction. In American jurisprudence, the federal courts have both legal and equitable power, but the distinction is still an important one. For example, a trial by jury is normally available in "law" cases but not in "equity" cases. Source: U.S. Courts
  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • Ex officio: Literally, by virtue of one's office.
  • Fiscal year: The fiscal year is the accounting period for the government. For the federal government, this begins on October 1 and ends on September 30. The fiscal year is designated by the calendar year in which it ends; for example, fiscal year 2006 begins on October 1, 2005 and ends on September 30, 2006.
  • Gift: A voluntary transfer or conveyance of property without consideration, or for less than full and adequate consideration based on fair market value.
  • Guardian: A person legally empowered and charged with the duty of taking care of and managing the property of another person who because of age, intellect, or health, is incapable of managing his (her) own affairs.
  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • Lease: A contract transferring the use of property or occupancy of land, space, structures, or equipment in consideration of a payment (e.g., rent). Source: OCC
  • Liabilities: The aggregate of all debts and other legal obligations of a particular person or legal entity.
  • Minority: means with respect to an individual the period of time during which the individual is a minor. See Minnesota Statutes 645.451
  • Month: means a calendar month and "year" means a calendar year, unless otherwise expressed; and "year" is equivalent to the expression "year of our Lord. See Minnesota Statutes 645.44
  • Oversight: Committee review of the activities of a Federal agency or program.
  • Person: may extend and be applied to bodies politic and corporate, and to partnerships and other unincorporated associations. See Minnesota Statutes 645.44
  • state: extends to and includes the District of Columbia and the several territories. See Minnesota Statutes 645.44
  • Tax: means any fee, charge, exaction, or assessment imposed by a governmental entity on an individual, person, entity, transaction, good, service, or other thing. See Minnesota Statutes 645.44