SB 490 - Obesity Anti-discrimination Act - health insur.coverage for obese (3)

First Reader Summary

A bill to amend Article 1 of Chapter 24 of Title 33 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to insurance generally, so as to require health insurers to provide coverage for the treatment of morbid obesity when medically indicated; to provide for a short title; to provide for legislative findings; to provide definitions; to provide for the issuance of rules and regulations by the Commissioner of Insurance.

Thomas, Nadine (10th) Griffin, Jr., Floyd L (25th) Johnson, Diane H (2nd)
Full Text SC: I&L HC: Ins
F/R: 01/27/98 L/A: 03/10/98 H - Favorably Reported (CS )
Code Sections Amended: 33
Senate Action House
1/27/98 Read 1st time 3/5/98
2/27/98 Favorably Reported 3/10/98
Sub Committee Amend/Sub
3/2/98 Read 2nd Time 3/6/98
3/3/98 Read 3rd Time
3/3/98 Passed/Adopted
CS Comm/Floor Amend/Sub

Code Sections

Code Sections amended: 33-24-59.1

Clerk of the House
Robert E. Rivers, Jr., Clerk
Last Updated on 04/20/98

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