Family MO HealthNet (MAGI)

1805.030.20.20 Five Percent Disregard – Legal Basis

IM-#97, November 9, 2015

A component of MAGI methodology, the five percent (5%) disregard, is introduced in 42 CFR 435.603(d)(1). The five percent (5%) disregard replaces earned income disregards previously used to determine eligibility for the Family MO HealthNet programs.