HB 1565 - Health; chlamydia screening test; require insurance coverage (3)

First Reader Summary

A BILL to provide for legislative findings and intent; to amend Chapter 17 of Title 31 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to venereal disease, so as to require coverage of chlamydia screening tests for certain females covered by individual or group accident and sickness insurance policies or managed care plans; and for other purposes.

Childers, E. (Buddy) M (13th) Orrock, Nan (56th) Smith, Larry (109th)
Buckner, Gail M (95th) McBee, Louise (88th) Polak, Michael C (67th)
Full Text HC: H&E SC: I&L
F/R: 02/06/98 L/A: 04/14/98 Signed by Governor
Code Sections Amended: 31
House Action Senate
2/6/98 Read 1st Time 2/24/98
2/9/98* Read 2nd Time 3/2/98
2/11/98 Favorably Reported 2/27/98
Committee Amend/Sub Sub
2/23/98 Read 3rd Time 3/16/98
2/23/98 Passed/Adopted 3/16/98
3/27/98 Sent to Governor
4/14/98 Signed by Governor
857 Act/Veto Number
7/1/98 Effective Date

Code Sections

Code Sections amended: 31-17-4.1

Clerk of the House
Robert E. Rivers, Jr., Clerk
Last Updated on 04/28/98