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Post DOMA Impact on Medicaid

Post DOMA Impact on Medicaid

This fact sheet describes the changes to the program flowing from the Supreme Court’s historic ruling. It explains the changes starting in 2014 if your state recognizes your marriage; if you are in a civil union or registered domestic partnership and your state recognizes your relationship; and if you live in a state that doesn’t recognize your relationship. The “After DOMA: What It Means for You” fact sheet series details many of the ways federal agencies accord legal respect to married same-sex couples.