§ 208.001 Citation of law — MO HealthNet created — division created — rulemaking …
§ 208.009 Illegal aliens prohibited from receiving any state or local public benefit ..
§ 208.010 Eligibility for public assistance, how determined — ineligibility for …
§ 208.012 Payments from Agent Orange funds not to be considered income in determining ..
§ 208.013 Restitution payments to victims of National Socialist (Nazi) persecution ..
§ 208.015 Persons not eligible for general relief — exception — specified relative, …
§ 208.016 Personal needs allowance to be deducted from resident’s income — increase …
§ 208.018 Farmers’ markets, SNAP participants, pilot program to purchase fresh food — …
§ 208.020 Eligibility not affected by involuntary conversion of real into personal ..
§ 208.022 TANF electronic benefit cards to include photograph of recipient
§ 208.024 TANF benefits, prohibited purchases, where — definitions — EBT benefit …
§ 208.026 Citation of law — work activities defined — TANF recipients required to …
§ 208.027 TANF recipients, screening for illegal use of controlled substances, test ..
§ 208.030 Supplemental welfare assistance, eligibility for — amount, how determined — …
§ 208.040 Temporary assistance benefits — eligibility for — assignment of rights to …
§ 208.041 Children of unemployed parent eligible for aid to dependent children — …
§ 208.042 Recipients of aid to dependent children to participate in training or work ..
§ 208.043 Aid to dependent children living with legal guardian who is not an eligible ..
§ 208.044 Child day care services to be provided certain persons — eligible providers.
§ 208.046 Child care assistance, income eligibility criteria, vouchers or direct ..
§ 208.047 Aid to dependent children in foster homes or child-care institutions, ..
§ 208.048 Aid to families with dependent child — school attendance required — rules.
§ 208.050 Aid to dependent children denied, when
§ 208.053 Low-wage trap elimination act — hand-up pilot program, transitional child …
§ 208.055 Public assistance recipients required to cooperate in establishing ..
§ 208.060 Applications for benefits, how and where filed
§ 208.065 Verification of eligibility for public assistance, contract for
§ 208.067 TANF set-aside minimums for certain programs
§ 208.070 Applications may be made at county office and shall be investigated — …
§ 208.071 Individualized assessment of applicant — rulemaking authority.
§ 208.072 Application for medical assistance, approval or denial, when — Medicaid …
§ 208.075 Mental or physical examination may be required — evidence admissible at …
§ 208.080 Appeal to director of the respective division, when — procedure.
§ 208.090 Reinstatement and payment of benefits to applicant
§ 208.100 Appeal to circuit court — procedure.
§ 208.110 Appeals from circuit court
§ 208.120 Records, when evidence, restrictions on disclosure — penalty.
§ 208.125 Records may be destroyed, when
§ 208.130 Benefits granted may be reconsidered
§ 208.140 Grants subject to any change of law
§ 208.141 Donor human breast milk, hospital eligible for reimbursement, when — …
§ 208.142 Nonemergency medical treatment, use of emergency department services for, ..
§ 208.143 Veterans medical services, division to determine if applicant for medical ..
§ 208.144 Medicaid reimbursement for children participating in the Part C early ..
§ 208.145 Medical assistance benefits, eligibility based on receipt of AFDC benefits, ..
§ 208.146 Ticket-to-work health assurance program — eligibility — expiration date.
§ 208.147 Annual income and eligibility verification required for medical assistance ..
§ 208.148 Missed appointment fee, when–department to request state plan amendment ..
§ 208.150 Monthly benefits, how determined
§ 208.151 Medical assistance, persons eligible — rulemaking authority — waivers — …
§ 208.152 Medical services for which payment shall be made — co-payments may be …
§ 208.153 Medical assistance — regulations as to costs and manner — federal medical …
§ 208.154 Insufficient funds, benefits to be paid pro rata
§ 208.155 Records concerning applicants and recipients of medical assistance ..
§ 208.156 Hearings granted applicants and suppliers of services, when — class action …
§ 208.157 Discrimination prohibited — payment refused to provider of medical …
§ 208.158 Payments to be made only when federal grants-in-aid are provided
§ 208.159 Payments for nursing home services, how administered — rules.
§ 208.160 Payment rolls, how prepared — checks and warrants, how issued.
§ 208.161 Inpatient psychiatric hospital services, individuals under age twenty-one — …
§ 208.163 Direct payment on request by authorized providers of services
§ 208.164 Medical assistance abuse or fraud, definitions — department’s or division’s …
§ 208.165 Medical assistance, payments withheld for services, when — payment ordered, …
§ 208.166 Department to facilitate cost-effective purchase of comprehensive health ..
§ 208.167 Nursing home services, amount paid, computation — restrictions waived when, …
§ 208.168 Benefit payments for adult day care, intermediate care facilities, and ..
§ 208.169 Reimbursement rate for nursing care services — not revised on change of …
§ 208.170 Duties of state treasurer — special funds created.
§ 208.171 Effective date of certain sections
§ 208.172 Reduction or denial of benefits, basis for, restrictions on
§ 208.173 Committee established
§ 208.174 Director shall apply for amendment of waiver of comparability of services — …
§ 208.175 Drug utilization review board established, members, terms, compensation, ..
§ 208.176 Division to provide for prospective review of drug therapy
§ 208.180 Payment of benefits, to whom — disposition of benefit check of deceased person.
§ 208.181 Expedited eligibility process, pregnant women
§ 208.182 Division to establish electronic transfer of benefits system — disclosure …
§ 208.183 Advisory council on rare diseases and personalized medicine, purpose, ..
§ 208.190 Division to comply with acts of congress relating to Social Security benefits
§ 208.198 Same or similar services, equal reimbursement rate required
§ 208.201 Mo HealthNet division established — director, how appointed, powers and …
§ 208.204 Medical care for children in custody of department, payment — division may …
§ 208.210 Undeclared income or property — benefits may be recovered by division, when.
§ 208.212 Annuities, affect on Medicaid eligibility — rulemaking authority.
§ 208.213 Personal care contracts, effect on eligibility
§ 208.215 Payer of last resort — liability for debt due the state, ceiling — rights …
§ 208.216 Attorney’s fees to be paid by department for recipient appeals for federal ..
§ 208.217 Department may obtain medical insurance information — failure to provide …
§ 208.220 Commissioner of administration may deduct certain amounts from state ..
§ 208.221 Jurisdiction, administrative hearing commission, procedure
§ 208.223 Reimbursement for ambulance service to be based on mileage
§ 208.225 Medicaid per diem rate recalculation for nursing homes, amount
§ 208.226 Antipsychotic medication, no restrictions on availability in MO HealthNet ..
§ 208.227 Multiple prescriptions, case management and surveillance programs to be ..
§ 208.229 Rebates on outpatient drugs — definitions.
§ 208.230 Public assistance beneficiary employer disclosure act — report, content.
§ 208.238 Eligibility, automated process to check applicants and recipients
§ 208.240 Statewide dental delivery system authorized
§ 208.244 Waiver of SNAP work requirements, inapplicable, when — savings used for …
§ 208.247 Food stamp eligibility, felony conviction not to make ineligible, when
§ 208.250 Definitions
§ 208.255 Missouri elderly and handicapped transportation assistance program created, ..
§ 208.260 Funds appropriated to transportation department, duty to administer — …
§ 208.265 Rules and procedures, developed by whom, published, where
§ 208.285 Farmers’ market nutrition program, department to apply for grants — …
§ 208.300 Volunteer program for in-home respite care of the elderly — credit for …
§ 208.305 Volunteers or designated elderly beneficiaries needing respite assistance ..
§ 208.325 Self-sufficiency program, targeted households — assessments — …
§ 208.337 Accounts for children with custodial parents in JOBS (or FUTURES), ..
§ 208.339 Telecommuting employment options, office of administration, division of ..
§ 208.341 School programs — postponing sexual involvement — QUEST — rites of passage.
§ 208.342 Earned income tax credit program, AFDC recipients
§ 208.345 Protocols for referral of public assistance recipients to federal programs
§ 208.400 Definitions
§ 208.405 JOBS program established, duties of department
§ 208.410 Volunteers to be given priority — publicity or recruitment program — …
§ 208.415 Rulemaking authority — assessment and service plan — community work …
§ 208.420 Department to apply for and accept federal funds
§ 208.425 Welfare reform coordinating committee established
§ 208.431 Medicaid managed care organization reimbursement allowance, amount
§ 208.432 Record keeping required, submission to department
§ 208.433 Calculation of reimbursement allowance amount — notification of Medicaid …
§ 208.434 Amount final, when — protest, procedure.
§ 208.435 Rulemaking authority
§ 208.436 Remittance to the department — deposit in dedicated fund.
§ 208.437 Reimbursement allowance period — notification of balance due, when — …
§ 208.453 Hospitals to pay a federal reimbursement allowance for privilege of ..
§ 208.455 Formula for federal reimbursement allowance established by rule — procedure.
§ 208.457 Report annually by hospitals required, content — filed with department of …
§ 208.459 Director of department of social services to determine amount of allowance ..
§ 208.461 Protest by hospital, procedure — filed when — hearing — final decision due …
§ 208.463 Documents content and form prescribed by rule
§ 208.465 Balance of reimbursement to be remitted to department of social services ..
§ 208.467 Reimbursement allowance period, notification of balance due — delinquent …
§ 208.469 Tax exempt or nonprofit status granted by state not to be affected
§ 208.471 Medicaid reimbursement payments to hospitals, amount, how calculated
§ 208.473 Federal reimbursement allowance requirements to apply only as long as ..
§ 208.475 Effective date of allowance
§ 208.477 Medicaid eligibility, criteria used, effect when more restrictive than FY2003
§ 208.478 Graduate medical education and enhanced graduate medical education, amount ..
§ 208.479 Regulations must be provided to interested parties prior to filing with ..
§ 208.480 Federal reimbursement allowance expiration date
§ 208.482 Disproportionate share hospital payments, restriction on audit recoupments ..
§ 208.530 Definitions
§ 208.533 Commission established — members, qualifications — terms — expenses.
§ 208.535 Commission, duties
§ 208.600 Citation of law, definitions
§ 208.603 Department of health and senior services to administer federal program
§ 208.606 Public education, at-risk elderly, purpose — action steps to be devised, …
§ 208.609 Coordination of existing transportation services — voluntary transportation …
§ 208.618 Program to address mental health needs
§ 208.621 Program, at-risk elderly
§ 208.624 Invest in caring, model program — intergenerational care and training program.
§ 208.627 Report, delivery of case management services, contents — delivery of report.
§ 208.631 Program established, terminates, when — definitions.
§ 208.633 Eligible children, income limits of parents or guardians
§ 208.636 Requirements of parents or guardians
§ 208.640 Co-payments required, when, amount, limitations
§ 208.643 Rules, compliance with federal law
§ 208.646 Waiting period required, when
§ 208.647 Special health care needs, waiver of waiting period for coverage
§ 208.650 Studies and reports required by department of social services
§ 208.655 Abortion counseling prohibited, exceptions
§ 208.657 Rules, effective when, invalid when
§ 208.658 State children’s health insurance information to be provided by child care ..
§ 208.659 Revision of eligibility requirements for uninsured women’s health program
§ 208.662 Program established as CHIPs program — eligibility — coverage — report, …
§ 208.670 Practice of telehealth, definitions — reimbursement of providers.
§ 208.677 School children, parental authorization required for telehealth
§ 208.686 Home telemonitoring services, reimbursement program authorized — …
§ 208.690 Citation of law — definitions.
§ 208.692 Program established, purpose — asset disregard — departments duties — rules.
§ 208.694 Eligibility — discontinuance of program, effect of — reciprocal agreements.
§ 208.696 Director’s duties — rules.
§ 208.698 Reports required
§ 208.750 Title — definitions.
§ 208.755 Family development account program established — proposals, content — …
§ 208.760 Eligibility — withdrawal of moneys, when.
§ 208.765 Forfeiture of account moneys, when — death of account holder, effect of.
§ 208.770 Tax exemption, credit, when
§ 208.775 Independent evaluation — report.
§ 208.780 Definitions
§ 208.782 Missouri Rx plan established, purpose — rulemaking authority.
§ 208.784 Coordination of prescription drug coverage with Medicare Part D — …
§ 208.786 Authority of department in providing benefits — start of program benefits, when.
§ 208.788 Program not an entitlement — payer of last resort requirements.
§ 208.790 Applicants required to have fixed place of residence, rules — eligibility …
§ 208.794 Fund created
§ 208.798 Termination date
§ 208.819 Transition grants created, eligibility, amount — information and training …
§ 208.850 Title
§ 208.853 Findings and purpose
§ 208.856 Council created, expenses, members, terms, removal
§ 208.859 Powers and duties of the council
§ 208.862 Consumer rights and employment relations
§ 208.865 Definitions
§ 208.868 Federal approval and funding
§ 208.871 Severability clause
§ 208.895 Referral for services, department duties — assessments and care plans, …
§ 208.896 Structured family caregiving, department to apply for federal waiver — …
§ 208.900 Definitions
§ 208.903 Financial assistance for personal care, eligibility requirements
§ 208.906 Determination of eligibility — personal care service plan to be developed — …
§ 208.909 Responsibilities of recipients and vendors
§ 208.912 Abuse and neglect reporting — investigation procedures — content of reports …
§ 208.915 Misappropriation of consumer’s property or funds, report to the department ..
§ 208.918 Vendor requirements, philosophy and services
§ 208.921 Denial of eligibility, applicant entitled to hearing
§ 208.924 Discontinuation of services, when
§ 208.927 Rulemaking authority
§ 208.930 Consumer-directed personal care assistance services, reimbursement for ..
§ 208.935 Assessment tool, home and community-based services
§ 208.950 Plans required — participant enrollment — survey to assess health and …
§ 208.951 Request for proposals
§ 208.952 Committee established, members, duties
§ 208.955 Committee established, members, duties — issuance of findings.
§ 208.990 MO HealthNet eligibility requirements
§ 208.991 Definitions — persons eligible for MO HealthNet — rulemaking authority.
§ 208.1030 Supplemental reimbursement for ground emergency medical transportation — …
§ 208.1032 Intergovernmental transfer program — increased reimbursement for services, …
§ 208.1050 Fund created, use of moneys
§ 208.1060 Food banks, state plan to be submitted for federal project
§ 208.1070 LARC prescriptions, transfer of, when

Terms Used In Missouri Laws > Chapter 208 - Old Age Assistance, Aid to Dependent Children and General Relief

  • Advice and consent: Under the Constitution, presidential nominations for executive and judicial posts take effect only when confirmed by the Senate, and international treaties become effective only when the Senate approves them by a two-thirds vote.
  • 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.
  • Annuity: A periodic (usually annual) payment of a fixed sum of money for either the life of the recipient or for a fixed number of years. A series of payments under a contract from an insurance company, a trust company, or an individual. Annuity payments are made at regular intervals over a period of more than one full year.
  • 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.
  • Appellate: About appeals; an appellate court has the power to review the judgement of another lower court or tribunal.
  • 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
  • Assets: (1) The property comprising the estate of a deceased person, or (2) the property in a trust account.
  • Attachment: A procedure by which a person's property is seized to pay judgments levied by the court.
  • Beneficiary: A person who is entitled to receive the benefits or proceeds of a will, trust, insurance policy, retirement plan, annuity, or other contract. Source: OCC
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • Contingent beneficiary: Receiver of property or benefits if the first named beneficiary fails to receive any or all of the property or benefits in question before his (her) death.
  • Continuance: Putting off of a hearing ot trial until a later time.
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.
  • 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.
  • Damages: Money paid by defendants to successful plaintiffs in civil cases to compensate the plaintiffs for their injuries.
  • Decedent: A deceased person.
  • Defendant: In a civil suit, the person complained against; in a criminal case, the person accused of the crime.
  • Dependent: A person dependent for support upon another.
  • Devise: To gift property by will.
  • Discovery: Lawyers' examination, before trial, of facts and documents in possession of the opponents to help the lawyers prepare for trial.
  • Dismissal: The dropping of a case by the judge without further consideration or hearing. Source:
  • Docket: A log containing brief entries of court proceedings.
  • Donor: The person who makes a gift.
  • Entitlement: A Federal program or provision of law that requires payments to any person or unit of government that meets the eligibility criteria established by law. Entitlements constitute a binding obligation on the part of the Federal Government, and eligible recipients have legal recourse if the obligation is not fulfilled. Social Security and veterans' compensation and pensions are examples of entitlement programs.
  • 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.
  • Fair market value: The price at which an asset would change hands in a transaction between a willing, informed buyer and a willing, informed seller.
  • Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
  • 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.
  • Fixed Rate: Having a "fixed" rate means that the APR doesn't change based on fluctuations of some external rate (such as the "Prime Rate"). In other words, a fixed rate is a rate that is not a variable rate. A fixed APR can change over time, in several circumstances:
    • You are late making a payment or commit some other default, triggering an increase to a penalty rate
    • The bank changes the terms of your account and you do not reject the change.
    • The rate expires (if the rate was fixed for only a certain period of time).
  • following: when used by way of reference to any section of the statutes, mean the section next preceding or next following that in which the reference is made, unless some other section is expressly designated in the reference. See Missouri Laws 1.020
  • Fraud: Intentional deception resulting in injury to another.
  • Germane: On the subject of the pending bill or other business; a strict standard of relevance.
  • 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.
  • Guardian: if used in a section in a context relating to property rights or obligations, means conservator of the estate as defined in Missouri Laws 1.020
  • hereafter: means the time after the statute containing it takes effect. See Missouri Laws 1.020
  • Heretofore: means any time previous to the day when the statute containing it takes effect. See Missouri Laws 1.020
  • Intangible property: Property that has no intrinsic value, but is merely the evidence of value such as stock certificates, bonds, and promissory notes.
  • Joint committee: Committees including membership from both houses of teh legislature. Joint committees are usually established with narrow jurisdictions and normally lack authority to report legislation.
  • 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.
  • Lien: A claim against real or personal property in satisfaction of a debt.
  • Litigation: A case, controversy, or lawsuit. Participants (plaintiffs and defendants) in lawsuits are called litigants.
  • Misdemeanor: Usually a petty offense, a less serious crime than a felony, punishable by less than a year of confinement.
  • Month: means a calendar month, and "year" means a calendar year unless otherwise expressed, and is equivalent to the words year of our Lord. See Missouri Laws 1.020
  • Nolo contendere: No contest-has the same effect as a plea of guilty, as far as the criminal sentence is concerned, but may not be considered as an admission of guilt for any other purpose.
  • Oath: A promise to tell the truth.
  • Obligation: An order placed, contract awarded, service received, or similar transaction during a given period that will require payments during the same or a future period.
  • Oversight: Committee review of the activities of a Federal agency or program.
  • Partnership: A voluntary contract between two or more persons to pool some or all of their assets into a business, with the agreement that there will be a proportional sharing of profits and losses.
  • person: may extend and be applied to bodies politic and corporate, and to partnerships and other unincorporated associations. See Missouri Laws 1.020
  • Place of residence: means the place where the family of any person permanently resides in this state, and the place where any person having no family generally lodges. See Missouri Laws 1.020
  • Plea: In a criminal case, the defendant's statement pleading "guilty" or "not guilty" in answer to the charges, a declaration made in open court.
  • Power of attorney: A written instrument which authorizes one person to act as another's agent or attorney. The power of attorney may be for a definite, specific act, or it may be general in nature. The terms of the written power of attorney may specify when it will expire. If not, the power of attorney usually expires when the person granting it dies. Source: OCC
  • President pro tempore: A constitutionally recognized officer of the Senate who presides over the chamber in the absence of the Vice President. The President Pro Tempore (or, "president for a time") is elected by the Senate and is, by custom, the Senator of the majority party with the longest record of continuous service.
  • Probate: Proving a will
  • Probation: A sentencing alternative to imprisonment in which the court releases convicted defendants under supervision as long as certain conditions are observed.
  • Property: includes real and personal property. See Missouri Laws 1.020
  • Public law: A public bill or joint resolution that has passed both chambers and been enacted into law. Public laws have general applicability nationwide.
  • Quorum: The number of legislators that must be present to do business.
  • Ranking minority member: The highest ranking (and usually longest serving) minority member of a committee or subcommittee.
  • Real property: Land, and all immovable fixtures erected on, growing on, or affixed to the land.
  • Remainder: An interest in property that takes effect in the future at a specified time or after the occurrence of some event, such as the death of a life tenant.
  • Restitution: The court-ordered payment of money by the defendant to the victim for damages caused by the criminal action.
  • Settlement: Parties to a lawsuit resolve their difference without having a trial. Settlements often involve the payment of compensation by one party in satisfaction of the other party's claims.
  • State: when applied to any of the United States, includes the District of Columbia and the territories, and the words "United States" includes such district and territories. See Missouri Laws 1.020
  • Statute: A law passed by a legislature.
  • Testimony: Evidence presented orally by witnesses during trials or before grand juries.
  • Tort: A civil wrong or breach of a duty to another person, as outlined by law. A very common tort is negligent operation of a motor vehicle that results in property damage and personal injury in an automobile accident.
  • Trial: A hearing that takes place when the defendant pleads "not guilty" and witnesses are required to come to court to give evidence.
  • Trust account: A general term that covers all types of accounts in a trust department, such as estates, guardianships, and agencies. Source: OCC
  • Trustee: A person or institution holding and administering property in trust.
  • United States: includes such district and territories. See Missouri Laws 1.020
  • Verdict: The decision of a petit jury or a judge.