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program (e.g., Medicaid); (2) a statement of the no-cost

protection provisions in new §303.520(a)(2) and that if the

parent does not provide the consent under §303.520(a)(2),

the State lead agency must still make available those Part C services in the IFSP for which the parent has provided consent; (3) a statement that the parents have the right

under §303.414, if that provision applies, to withdraw

consent to disclose a child’s personally identifiable

information at any time; and (4) a statement of the general categories of costs that the parent would incur as a result of participating in a public benefits or insurance program (such as co-payments or deductibles, or the required use of private insurance as the primary insurance).

Finally, new §303.520(a)(4) requires the State to

identify both in its system of payments policies under

§303.521 and the written notification provided under new

§303.520(a)(3) any costs that the parent would incur as a

result of the State’s using a child’s or parent’s public

benefits or insurance to pay for Part C services (such as co-payments or deductibles, or the required use of private insurance as the primary insurance).

Comment: One commenter supported proposed §303.520(a)(1)

(ii), which would allow a public agency to use public insurance or benefits for Medicaid-eligible children in