For the most up to date news and information on your state’s plan, visit:

Status of HCBS Settings Rule Transition Plan (STP)

Final Approvals

June 2, 2017: CMS granted State final approval of their Statewide Transition Plan (STP).

Initial Approvals

November 7, 2016: CMS granted State initial approval of their STP.

September 16, 2015: CMS notified State of Clarifications and/or Modifications required in order to receive Initial Approval (CMIA)

Draft STP Additions by Date

Disability Advocacy Organization Comments on Draft STP

July 12, 2016: Disability Rights Arkansas Provides Public Comment on Arkansas’ Request for Renewal of the Home and Community-Based Services Waiver

State Partners

Partners for Inclusive Communities, University of Arkansas at Fayetteville

Disability Rights Arkansas

Arkansas Governor’s DD Council

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