Vol. 34 Iss. 6 - November 13, 2017

Chapter 20
Final Regulation

Title of Regulation: 12VAC30-20. Administration of Medical Assistance Services (adding 12VAC30-20-570).

Statutory Authority: § 32.1-325 of the Code of Virginia; 42 USC § 1396 et seq.

Effective Date: December 13, 2017.

Agency Contact: Emily McClellan, Regulatory Supervisor, Policy Division, Department of Medical Assistance Services, 600 East Broad Street, Suite 1300, Richmond, VA 23219, telephone (804) 371-4300, FAX (804) 786-1680, or email


Pursuant to Chapter 694 of the 2016 Acts of Assembly, the regulation establishes a reconsideration process for a final agency decision and specifies the scope of testimony or documentary submissions that may be considered during that process.

Summary of Public Comments and Agency's Response: No public comments were received by the promulgating agency.

12VAC30-20-570. Reconsideration of final agency decision.

A. Reconsiderations of a DMAS final appeal decision issued on a formal appeal conducted pursuant to § 2.2-4020 of the Code of Virginia shall be conducted in accordance with § 2.2-4023.1 of the Code of Virginia.

B. The DMAS director's review shall be made upon the case record of the formal appeal. Testimony or documentary submissions that were not part of the formal appeal case record prior to issuance of the final agency decision shall not be considered.

VA.R. Doc. No. R17-4817; Filed October 23, 2017, 10:21 a.m.