IM-173 09/19/01 NEW GROUP OF QUALIFIED ALIENS
|NEW GROUP OF QUALIFIED ALIENS FORMS MANUAL
REV. # 40 IMU5 - PAGE 22e MANUAL REVISION #
37 FAMILY HEALTHCARE SECTIONS: 0905.010.30.05, 0905.010.30.15,
MANUAL REVISION # 38 TEMPORARY ASSISTANCE SECTION 0205.040.05
MANUAL REVISION # 39 REFUGEE ASSISTANCE SECTION 1505.000.00, SECTION 1510.020.00
issued July 24, 2001 as a result of the Trafficking Victims Protection
Act of 2000 identifies a new group of qualified aliens and procedures for
These qualified aliens, who otherwise meet MC+/Medicaid eligibility criteria, have no waiting period to obtain eligibility regardless of their date of entry. A new alien code, "H" - Trafficking Victims, has been produced to identify these individuals on IAPP and IMU5.
Section 0905.010.30.05, 0905.010.30.15, and 0905.010.30.25, incorporate information from memorandums IM-136, dated 12/16/97, and IM-134, dated 07/24/01, into the Family Healthcare Manual.
Section 0205.040.05 of the Temporary Assistance manual and Sections 1505.000.00 and 1510.020.00 of the Refugee Assistance manual has been revised to incorporate this information also.
This group of aliens are treated the same as other aliens classified as refugees for Temporary Assistance and Refugee Assistance.
The IMU5 instructions have been revised to include the new alien status code. Add the new alien code to the current IMU5 code sheet, as it will be revised at a later date.