Code of the District of Columbia

§ 7–1407. DC HealthCare Alliance recertification.

*NOTE: This section has been amended by emergency legislation with identical permanent legislation that will become effective in December, 2021.*

(a) The Mayor shall allow enrollees for the DC HealthCare Alliance ("Alliance") program to complete an application for recertification with the Department of Human Services:

(1) In person;

(2) Over the telephone; and

(3) Through electronic means, including through a web-based portal.

(b) Applicants for the Alliance program shall not be required to complete a face-to-face interview to establish eligibility for enrollment in the Alliance program or to recertify their enrollment in person; except, that the Mayor may require enrollees to complete one in-person certification each year in Fiscal Years 2023, 2024, and 2025.

(c) Enrollees in the Alliance before April 1, 2025, shall be required to recertify their enrollment every 6 months.

(d) Enrollees in the Alliance after March 31, 2025, shall be required to recertify their enrollment on an annual basis.