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Dates and Deadlines
All states must submit to CMS a plan for transitioning their current HCBS system into compliance with the new rule by March 17, 2015. States submitting a 1915(c) waiver renewal or amendment before March 17, 2015 must include a transition plan in that submission. States then have 120 days from that submission date to submit a transition plan for the remainder of their HCBS system.
On December 15, 2014 Maine posted a Draft Transition Plan for Complying with New HCBS Rules.
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- Maine HHS: MaineCare Services Homepage
- Maine HCBS Public Forums
- December 15, 2014: Draft Transition Plan for Complying with New HCBS Rules
- April 14th, 2015: Final Statewide HCBS Transition Plan
- NEW! Clarifications and/or Modifications required for Initial Approval (CMIA): This letter notifies states that public comment, input and summary requirements are met, but CMS has identified issues that must be resolved in the Statewide Transition Plan (STP) prior to initial approval. CMS sent this letter to Maine on September 24, 2015.
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