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Tax Equity and Fiscal Responsibility Act (TEFRA): This program is through the Oklahoma Department of Human Services.  The Tax Equity and Fiscal Responsibility Act or TEFRA of 1992 allows children with physical or mental disabilities who would not ordinarily be eligible for Supplemental Security Income (SSI) benefits because of their parent's income or resources to become eligible for Medicaid.  Attached is a parent guide to accessing TEFRA.

For more information about the program, eligibility requirements, and application:

Contact the Department of Human Services:
Sequoyah Memorial Office Building
2400 Lincoln Blvd.
Oklahoma City, OK 73105
Phone: (405) 521-3679 or Fax: (405) 521-4158

Visit the following website: