461-155-0295    Effective 03/01/23
Income Standard; QMB-SMB, QMB-SMF

  1. Eligibility for QMB-SMB requires income greater than 100 percent (see OAR 461-155-0290) but less than 120 percent of the federal poverty level. The adjusted income standard for QMB-SMB is 120 percent of the 2023 federal poverty level.

    QMB-SMB Adjusted Income Standard
    (Case Descriptor SMB)

    No. in Need Group Amount
    1 $1,458
    2 1,972
    3 2,486
    4 3,000
    5 3,514
    6 4,028
    7 4,542
    8 5,056
    9 5,570
    10 6,084
    Each additional person 514

  2. Eligibility for QMB-SMF requires income equal to or greater than 120 percent (see section (1) of this rule) but less than 135 percent of the federal poverty level. The adjusted income standard for QMB-SMF is 135 percent of the 2023 federal poverty level.

    QMB-SMF Adjusted Income Standard
    (Case Descriptor SMF)

    No. in Need Group Amount
    1 $1,641
    2 2,219
    3 2,797
    4 3,375
    5 3,954
    6 4,532
    7 5,110
    8 5,688
    9 6,267
    10 6,845
    Each additional person 579

Statutory/Other Authority: ORS 409.050, 411.060, 411.070, 411.404, 413.085, 414.685
Statutes/Other Implemented: ORS 409.010, 411.060, 411.070, 411.404, 42 USC 1396a(10)(E)(iii) and (iv)

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