Public Notice and Request for Comment - PASSPORT WAIVER AMENDMENT

Monday, July 31, 2017

Public Notice and Request for Comment

Pursuant to the provision of title 42 Sections 441.301 and 441.304 of the Code of Federal Regulations, public notices are required for any of the following: new 1915(c) waiver, new 1915(i) state plan amendment, renewal of a 1915(c) waiver, and any amendment to a 1915(c) waiver that includes one or more substantive changes.

Public Notice: CMS HCBS Statewide Transition Plan: Heightened Scrutiny Review Request

Post Date July 27th, 2017

End Date August 27th, 2017

The purpose of this posting is to provide public notice and receive comments on the
state’s plan to request a CMS heightened scrutiny review of six residential settings in the
ICF-IID delivery system.

The plan has been updated to incorporate heightened scrutiny evidence packages. This
information is found in Section VII (page 92) and Appendix V (page158) Initiative/Ame
ndment HCBS Statewide Transition Plan



A non-electronic copy of the Statewide Transition Plan may be obtained by calling (614) 466-6742.
Comments must be submitted by midnight of the comment period end date using one of the following

Written comments sent to:
HCBS Statewide Transition Plan
Ohio Department of Developmental Disabilities (DODD)
30 East Broad Street, 13th Floor Columbus OH 43215

Fax: (614) 466-6945 (please include in the subject line: Attn. Interagency Policy Section HCBS
Statewide Transition Plan)

Calling toll-free to leave a voicemail message at: 1 (800) 617‐6733

  •  Courier or in-person submission Attn: DODD, 30 E. Broad Street, 13th Floor, Columbus, OH 43215

Click here to download an electronic copy of this notice