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Title 42Chapter IVSubchapter CPart 440Subpart B → §440.270


Title 42: Public Health
PART 440—SERVICES: GENERAL PROVISIONS
Subpart B—Requirements and Limits Applicable to All Services


§440.270   Religious objections.

(a) Except as specified in paragraph (b) of this section, the agency may not require any individual to undergo any medical service, diagnosis, or treatment or to accept any other health service provided under the plan if the individual objects, or in the case of a child, a parent or guardian objects, on religious grounds.

(b) If a physical examination is necessary to establish eligibility based on disability or blindness, the agency may not find an individual eligible for Medicaid unless he undergoes the examination.

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