MR #13.23: Irrevocable Prepaid Burial Limit Increase - 2013

11/01/13 Summary:

  • The AABD cash and medical exemption for an irrevocable prepaid burial contract funded by trust is adjusted annually for any increase in the Consumer Price Index.
  • The exemption is increased from $6,050 to $6,153 effective 11/1/13.

Effective 11/1/13, the prepaid burial exemption for an irrevocable prepaid burial contract funded by a trust will increase to $6,153.

Use the increased $6,153 irrevocable prepaid burial fund exemption:

  • for all AABD cash and medical application decisions made on or after 11/1/13; and
  • for all AABD cash and medical resource determinations on case reviews and redeterminations completed on or after 11/1/13.

Manual Revisions 

[signed copy on file]

Michelle R. B. Saddler

Secretary, Illinois Department of Human Services

Julie Hamos

Director, Illinois Department of Healthcare and Family Services