The study projected that more than 1 million people with limited English proficiency will be eligible to receive tax credits to purchase affordable coverage with California's Health Benefit Exchange.
What does LEP stand for?
LEP stands for Limited English Proficiency
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We have 132 other meanings of LEP in our Acronym Attic
- Leppävirran (Finnish)
- Leprecon (Artemis Fowl)
- Less English Proficient
- Library of Exact Philosophy
- Licensed Environmental Professional
- Life Enhancement Program (Canyon Ranch Institute; various locations)
- Life Extension Program
- Light Emitting Polymer
- Limited Edition Print
Samples in periodicals archive:
Responding to this mandate, this report examines the extent, if any, to which individuals with limited English proficiency are impeded in their financial literacy and conduct of financial affairs.
Honda, a California lawmaker from President Barack Obama's Democratic Party, was alarmed by the growth in the number of residents with limited English proficiency.
For the New York City Health and Hospitals Corporation, Hillier designed a graphic wayfinding system that uses a Limited English Proficiency approach to ease the concerns of non-English speakers.
This critical part of the VRA ensures that large communities of citizens with limited English proficiency can access the electoral process.
Department of Health; in partnership with numerous community-based organizations, has unveiled a line of education and promotion material designed to facilitate access to health care services for Medicaid recipients with limited English proficiency (LEP).
Limited English proficiency and breast and cervical screening in a multiethnic population, American Journal of Public Health, 2005, 95(8): 1410-1416.
But Los Angeles had the highest proportion of English-learners, with 56 percent of fourth-graders and 33 percent of eighth-graders classified as having limited English proficiency.