Approximately 8.3 million children are likely to be disenrolled from Medicaid and the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP), and Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), under a proposed 2018 change to immigration rules on "public charge" provisions. This equals approximately 25.1% of the 33.1 million total children receiving such benefits. Children who are at risk of losing benefits were defined as those with medical need (having a medical diagnosis or disability or receiving a specific treatment), and living with at least one noncitizen adult. On October 10, 2018, the federal Department of Homeland Security (DHS) U.S . . .