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Welfare and Institutions Code - WIC

DIVISION 9. PUBLIC SOCIAL SERVICES [10000 - 18999.8]

  ( Division 9 added by Stats. 1965, Ch. 1784. )

PART 4.7. HEALTH CARE FOR INDIGENTS [16900 - 16996.2]

  ( Heading for Part 4.7 added by Stats. 1990, Ch. 50, Sec. 10.5. )

CHAPTER 5. California Healthcare for Indigents Program [16940 - 16995.1]

  ( Chapter 5 added by Stats. 1989, Ch. 1331, Sec. 9. )

ARTICLE 10. Eligibility and Benefit Requirements [16995 - 16995.1]
  ( Article 10 added by Stats. 1989, Ch. 1331, Sec. 9. )

16995.
  

Funds received by a county pursuant to this chapter shall not be used to support health services provided to persons detained in a county or city jail or other correctional facility.

(Amended by Stats. 1992, Ch. 719, Sec. 11. Effective September 15, 1992.)

16995.1.
  

Receipt of funding pursuant to this chapter shall not relieve a county of its obligation to provide indigent health care as required by Section 17000.

(Added by Stats. 1989, Ch. 1331, Sec. 9. Effective October 2, 1989.)

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