Department of Social Services
Family Support Division
PO Box 2320
Jefferson City, Missouri
TO: ALL FAMILY SUPPORT OFFICES
FROM: KIM EVANS, DIRECTOR
SUBJECT: REVISION TO SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBER SECTIONS IN THE FAMILY MO HEALTHNET (MAGI) AND MO HEALTHNET FOR THE AGED, BLIND, AND DISABLED (MHABD), DECEMBER 1973 REQUIREMENTS MANUAL
Additional exceptions have been added to the Social Security Number (SSN) requirements for MO HealthNet. Per 42 CFR 435.910(h)(1), an exemption to provide an SSN may be granted to a participant who:
- is not eligible to receive a SSN or
- does not have an SSN and may only be issued an SSN for a valid non-work reason in accordance with 20 CFR 422.10
In the eligibility system, record details regarding the exemption that was granted.
Section 1805.015.00 Social Security Number in the MAGI manual and section 1005.010.00 Social Security Number (OAA, AB, PTD) in the MHABD December 1973 Requirements manual have been updated to reflect the additional exceptions.
- Review this memorandum with appropriate staff.