Opp v. Ward Co. Social Services Bd.

20010199 Margaret Opp, Appellant
v.
Ward County Social Services
Board and the North Dakota
Department of Human Services, Appellees

Appeal from: District Court, Northwest Judicial District, Ward County
Judge Gary A. Holum
Nature of Action: Administrative Proceeding
Counsel:
Appellant: Legal Services of ND
Appellee: Jean R. Mullen , Att. General Office
Term: 11/2001   Argument: 11/13/2001  2:45pm
ND cite: 2002 ND 45
NW cite: 640 N.W.2d 704

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Issues: Appellant's Statement of the Issues:
I. Whether the assets of the estate of Raymond Vetter are an available resource to be considered in determining Margaret Opp's Medicaid eligibility?

Appellee's Statement of the Issues:
The issue before the Court is whether the decision of the Department of Human Services that property bequeathed to the Appellant, Margaret Opp, was an available asset for purposes of determining Medicaid eligibility is in accordance with federal and state Medicaid law and North Dakota law governing inheritances.

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Docket entries:
108/10/2001 NOTICE OF APPEAL: 08/09/2001
208/15/2001 Copy of trial court order waiving filing fee under  27-01-07
309/10/2001 RECORD ON APPEAL, includes Certificate of Record on Appeal to District Court
409/12/2001 DISK - TRA of Admin Hearing 8-15-00
509/18/2001 APPELLANT BRIEF
609/18/2001 APPELLANT APPENDIX
709/24/2001 DISK - atb (E-mailed)
809/27/2001 Copies of Table of Contents for ATA
910/16/2001 APPELLEE BRIEF
1010/16/2001 DISK - AEB (e-mailed)
1111/13/2001 APPEARANCES: Richard R. LeMay; Jean R. Mullen
1211/13/2001 ARGUED: LeMay; Mullen (Vol. X; Page 177)
1311/13/2001 ORAL ARGUMENT WEBCAST
1403/12/2002 DISPOSITION: AFFIRMED
1503/12/2002 SPLIT OPINION: VandeWalle, Gerald W.
1603/12/2002 (DISSENT): Kapsner, Carol Ronning: DISSENT
1703/12/2002 Costs on appeal taxed in favor of appellees
1803/13/2002 Order/Judgment Mailed to Parties
1904/03/2002 MANDATE
2004/08/2002 RECEIPT SIGNED BY DISTRICT COURT CLERK'S OFFICE
2109/19/2007 EXPUNGED - Nonpermanent record items destroyed

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