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Georgia General Assembly > Legislation
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House Health & Human Services Committee
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2019-2020 Regular Session
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HB 8Sales and use tax; certain menstrual products; create exemption
 HC:  H&HSSC: 
 Status: Jan/29/2020 - House Withdrawn, Recommitted
HB 10Education; instruction on the best practices for and risks associated with the use of tampons; provide
 HC:  H&HSSC: 
 Status: Apr/02/2019 - House Withdrawn, Recommitted
HB 62Margie's Law; enact
 HC:  H&HSSC: H&HS
 Status: May/02/2019 - House Date Signed by Governor
HB 133Quality Basic Education Act; course of study in sex education and HIV/AIDS prevention instruction is medically accurate; require
 HC:  H&HSSC: 
 Status: Feb/07/2019 - House Second Readers
HB 158Medical assistance; Medicaid recipients have the same access to antiretroviral regimens used to treat HIV and AIDS as to those included in the formulary established for the Georgia AIDS Drugs Assistance Programs; provide
 HC:  H&HSSC: H&HS
 Status: Feb/20/2019 - Senate Read and Referred
HB 160Community Health, Department of; pilot program to provide coverage for bariatric surgical procedures; reinstate
 HC:  H&HSSC: H&HS
 Status: Feb/22/2019 - Senate Read and Referred
HB 166Genetic Counselors Act; enact
 HC:  H&HSSC: H&HS
 Status: May/06/2019 - House Date Signed by Governor
HB 178Mental health; provide for assisted outpatient treatment programs
 HC:  H&HSSC: 
 Status: Feb/11/2019 - House Second Readers
HB 187Community Health, Department of; pilot program to provide coverage for the treatment and management of obesity and related conditions; provide
 HC:  H&HSSC: H&HS
 Status: May/10/2019 - House Date Signed by Governor  - Vetoed
HB 188Positive Alternatives for Pregnancy and Parenting Grant Program; repeal certain Article
 HC:  H&HSSC: 
 Status: Feb/11/2019 - House Second Readers
HB 214Vaccine protocol agreements; geographic limitation on pharmacists; remove
 HC:  H&HSSC: 
 Status: Apr/02/2019 - House Withdrawn, Recommitted
HB 217Crimes and offenses; employees and agents of syringe services programs are not subject to certain offenses relating to hypodermic syringes and needles; provide
 HC:  H&HSSC: H&HS
 Status: Apr/02/2019 - House Date Signed by Governor
HB 233Pharmacy Anti-Steering and Transparency Act; enact
 HC:  H&HSSC: H&HS
 Status: May/07/2019 - House Date Signed by Governor
HB 264Public officials' conduct and lobbyist disclosure; persons promoting or opposing any matter regarding the EMSC Program are subject to transparency and lobbyist disclosure laws; provide
 HC:  H&HSSC: ETHICS
 Status: Mar/29/2019 - Senate Conference Committee Appointed
HB 290Health; pilot program to provide preexposure assistance to persons at risk of HIV infection; establish
 HC:  H&HSSC: H&HS
 Status: Apr/25/2019 - House Date Signed by Governor
HB 330Professions and businesses; practice of podiatry; change certain provisions
 HC:  H&HSSC: 
 Status: Feb/20/2019 - House Second Readers
HB 345Penal institutions; pregnant female inmates or a female inmate who is in the immediate postpartum period; provide prohibited practices
 HC:  H&HSSC: H&HS
 Status: May/07/2019 - House Date Signed by Governor
HB 370Professions and businesses; number of advanced practice registered nurses with which a delegating physician can enter into a protocol agreement for nurses practicing in an emergency medical services system; revise exception
 HC:  H&HSSC: 
 Status: Apr/02/2019 - House Withdrawn, Recommitted
HB 416State Vaccine Consumer Protection Office; establish
 HC:  H&HSSC: 
 Status: Feb/25/2019 - House Second Readers
HB 475Penal institutions; provide matters related to the housing, health, and care of female inmates
 HC:  H&HSSC: 
 Status: Feb/27/2019 - House Second Readers
HB 481Living Infants Fairness and Equality (LIFE) Act; enact
 HC:  H&HSSC: S&T
 Status: May/07/2019 - House Date Signed by Governor
HB 514Georgia Mental Health Reform and Innovation Commission; create
 HC:  H&HSSC: H&HS
 Status: May/06/2019 - House Date Signed by Governor
HB 518Emergency medical services; authorize adjacent municipalities that would qualify for seven or more ground ambulances to request that territory be established concurrent with the boundaries of adjacent municipalities
 HC:  H&HSSC: 
 Status: Mar/01/2019 - House Second Readers
HB 521Professions and businesses; temporary licenses for dentists licensed in other states to provide dental care to indigent populations in this state; authorize
 HC:  H&HSSC: H&HS
 Status: Feb/27/2020 - Senate Read and Referred
HB 546Crimes and offenses; offense of criminal abortion; provide
 HC:  H&HSSC: 
 Status: Mar/01/2019 - House Second Readers
HB 577Working for Two Act; enact
 HC:  H&HSSC: 
 Status: Mar/25/2019 - House Withdrawn, Recommitted
HB 578Human Services, Department of; review of certain law enforcement conviction data with regard to persons seeking to become volunteers, interns, students, or employees; provide
 HC:  H&HSSC: JUDY
 Status: Mar/03/2020 - Senate Read and Referred
HB 586Health; disposal of unused prescribed controlled substances for hospice patients by hospice staff; provide
 HC:  H&HSSC: 
 Status: Mar/11/2019 - House Second Readers
HB 615Health; certain minors to receive vaccinations without parental consent; authorize
 HC:  H&HSSC: 
 Status: Mar/18/2019 - House Second Readers
HB 629Professions and businesses; refusal, suspension, or revocation of the license of a physician who has committed sexual assault on a patient; provide
 HC:  H&HSSC: 
 Status: Mar/21/2019 - House Second Readers
HB 666Professions and businesses; licensing of surgical assistants; provide
 HC:  H&HSSC: 
 Status: Mar/26/2019 - House Second Readers
HB 700Professions and businesses; licensing of surgical assistants; provide
 HC:  H&HSSC: 
 Status: Mar/29/2019 - House Second Readers
HB 717Georgia Licensed Midwife Act; enact
 HC:  H&HSSC: 
 Status: Jan/13/2020 - House Second Readers
HB 719Crimes and offenses; modernization of HIV related laws; provide
 HC:  H&HSSC: COA
 Status: Mar/13/2020 - Senate Read and Referred
HB 722Health; certain applicant or licensees; increase fine amount limits
 HC:  H&HSSC: 
 Status: Jan/13/2020 - House Second Readers
HB 725Social services; two or more dental service organization administrators for dental services for Medicaid recipients and PeachCare for Kids participants; provide
 HC:  H&HSSC: 
 Status: Jan/14/2020 - House Second Readers
HB 739Georgia Composite Medical Board; requirements for surgical technologists; provide
 HC:  H&HSSC: 
 Status: Jan/14/2020 - House Second Readers
HB 745Georgia Dignity in Pregnancy and Childbirth Act; enact
 HC:  H&HSSC: 
 Status: Jan/16/2020 - House Second Readers
HB 746Women's Right to Immediate Access Act; enact
 HC:  H&HSSC: 
 Status: Jan/16/2020 - House Second Readers
HB 791Pharmacists; dispense up to a 90 day supply of a maintenance medication under certain conditions; authorize
 HC:  H&HSSC: H&HS
 Status: Mar/12/2020 - Senate Read and Referred
HB 800Medical assistance; health care services by providers in bordering states to Georgia Medicaid recipients under certain conditions; provide
 HC:  H&HSSC: 
 Status: Jan/28/2020 - House Second Readers
HB 801Health; limit the number of patients that may be assigned to a registered professional nurse in specified situations in hospitals; provide
 HC:  H&HSSC: 
 Status: Jan/28/2020 - House Second Readers
HB 849Authorized Electronic Monitoring in Long-Term Care Facilities Act; enact
 HC:  H&HSSC: 
 Status: Jan/31/2020 - House Second Readers
HB 881Domestic relations; provisions relating to safe places for newborns; revise
 HC:  H&HSSC: COA
 Status: Mar/13/2020 - Senate Read and Referred
HB 932Georgia Podiatry Practice Act; podiatric medicine and surgery; change certain provisions
 HC:  H&HSSC: RI&Util
 Status: Mar/04/2020 - Senate Read and Referred
HB 963Commission for the Blind and Visually Impaired Act; enact
 HC:  H&HSSC: 
 Status: Feb/24/2020 - House Second Readers
HB 987Health; additional measures for the protection of elderly persons; provide
 HC:  H&HSSC: RI&Util
 Status: Mar/02/2020 - Senate Read and Referred
HB 989Social services; convene advisory working group to review tools and protocols for the screening of children for trauma within the Early and Periodic Screening, Diagnosis, and Treatment Program; provisions
 HC:  H&HSSC: 
 Status: Feb/25/2020 - House Second Readers
HB 1007Coach Safely Act; enact
 HC:  H&HSSC: 
 Status: Feb/26/2020 - House Second Readers
HB 1046Commerce and trade; provide for assistance to individuals with disabilities at self-service gasoline stations
 HC:  H&HSSC: COA
 Status: Mar/13/2020 - Senate Read and Referred
HB 1054Health; newborn screening for various disorders; revise provisions
 HC:  H&HSSC: H&HS
 Status: Mar/09/2020 - Senate Read and Referred
HB 1060Vulnerable Child Protection Act; enact
 HC:  H&HSSC: 
 Status: Mar/02/2020 - House Second Readers
HB 1063Medical assistance; termination of enrollment in Medicaid of a dual enrollee unless a manual review is conducted verifying that the recipient is no longer eligible; prohibit
 HC:  H&HSSC: 
 Status: Mar/02/2020 - House Second Readers
HB 1090Labor and industrial relations; provisions regarding employer's obligation to provide break time for an employee to express breast milk; revise
 HC:  H&HSSC: COA
 Status: Mar/13/2020 - Senate Read and Referred
HB 1094Public officers and employees; paid parental leave for state employees; provide
 HC:  H&HSSC: I&L
 Status: Mar/12/2020 - Senate Read and Referred
HB 1103Social services; license approval; notify local law enforcement agencies; provisions
 HC:  H&HSSC: 
 Status: Mar/09/2020 - House Second Readers
HB 1114Medical assistance; Medicaid coverage for lactation care and services and postpartum care; provide
 HC:  H&HSSC: H&HS
 Status: Mar/12/2020 - Senate Read and Referred
HB 1125Lacee's Law; enact
 HC:  H&HSSC: COA
 Status: Mar/13/2020 - Senate Read and Referred
HB 1134Living Infants Fairness and Equality (LIFE) Act; repeal Act
 HC:  H&HSSC: 
 Status: Mar/12/2020 - House Second Readers
HB 1152Social services; temporary assistance for needy families; repeal family cap on benefits
 HC:  H&HSSC: 
 Status: Mar/13/2020 - House Second Readers
HR 135Congress; eliminate five-month waiting period for disability insurance benefits for individuals living with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS); urge
 HC:  H&HSSC: 
 Status: Mar/13/2019 - House Passed/Adopted
HR 259Johnny Tolbert III House Study Committee on Heat-Related Injuries, Cardiac Injuries, and other Sports-Related Injuries; create
 HC:  H&HSSC: 
 Status: Mar/18/2019 - House Passed/Adopted By Substitute
HR 261Joint Study Committee on Evaluating and Simplifying Physician Oversight of Midlevel Providers; create
 HC:  H&HSSC: 
 Status: Mar/22/2019 - House Passed/Adopted By Substitute
HR 421Joint Study Committee on Infant and Toddler Social and Emotional Health; create
 HC:  H&HSSC: 
 Status: Mar/21/2019 - House Passed/Adopted By Substitute
HR 447General Assembly; fund a study of the causes of infant and maternal mortality in this state; encourage
 HC:  H&HSSC: 
 Status: Mar/08/2019 - House Second Readers
HR 448Joint Study Committee on the Safe Staffing of Nurses in Georgia; create
 HC:  H&HSSC: 
 Status: Apr/02/2019 - House Withdrawn, Recommitted
HR 480Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH); create reporting for fibroids; urge
 HC:  H&HSSC: 
 Status: Mar/13/2019 - House Second Readers
HR 554House Study Committee on Men's Right to Know; create
 HC:  H&HSSC: 
 Status: Mar/22/2019 - House Second Readers
HR 588Public Health, Department of; review maternal deaths and develop strategies for the prevention of maternal deaths; urge
 HC:  H&HSSC: 
 Status: Mar/25/2019 - House Second Readers
HR 589House Study Committee on Maternal Mortality; create
 HC:  H&HSSC: 
 Status: Mar/29/2019 - House Passed/Adopted By Substitute
HR 646Georgia Legislature; broaden eligibility and increase funding for the Breast and Cervical Cancer Prevention Program; encourage
 HC:  H&HSSC: 
 Status: Apr/02/2019 - House Withdrawn, Recommitted
HR 647House Study Committee on Addressing Period (or Menstruation) Poverty in Girls in Elementary, Middle, and High Schools in Need in Georgia; create
 HC:  H&HSSC: 
 Status: Mar/26/2019 - House Second Readers
HR 648State of Georgia; vaccine injury; bring awareness
 HC:  H&HSSC: 
 Status: Mar/26/2019 - House Second Readers
HR 681House Study Committee on the Effects of Mental Health on Gun Violence; create
 HC:  H&HSSC: 
 Status: Mar/28/2019 - House Second Readers
HR 725Policy recommendations and outcomes; co-prescribing naloxone with opioids; recognize
 HC:  H&HSSC: 
 Status: Apr/02/2019 - House Second Readers
HR 1095Georgia Department of Education; encourage all schools to participate in a school-located influenza vaccination program; urge
 HC:  H&HSSC: 
 Status: Feb/20/2020 - House Second Readers
HR 1248House Study Committee on Infant and Maternal Mortality Among African Americans; create
 HC:  H&HSSC: 
 Status: Feb/26/2020 - House Second Readers
HR 1280Joint Study Committee on Childhood Lead Exposure; create
 HC:  H&HSSC: 
 Status: Mar/05/2020 - House Committee Favorably Reported
HR 1302Joint Study Committee on Chronic Weight Management and Type 2 Diabetes; create
 HC:  H&HSSC: 
 Status: Mar/12/2020 - House Committee Favorably Reported
HR 1478Parity for breast pump collection and storage supplies; support
 HC:  H&HSSC: 
 Status: Mar/13/2020 - House First Readers
SB 16"Interstate Medical Licensure Compact Act"
 SC: H&HSHC:  H&HS
 Status: Apr/25/2019 - Senate Date Signed by Governor
SB 115"Medical Practice Act of the State of Georgia"; telemedicine licenses for physicians in other states; engage in the practice of medicine with patients in this state through telemedicine; provide
 SC: S&THC:  H&HS
 Status: May/06/2019 - Senate Date Signed by Governor
SB 168Nurses; certain definitions; revise
 SC: H&HSHC:  H&HS
 Status: Apr/25/2019 - Senate Date Signed by Governor
SB 207Georgia Board for Physician Workforce; change name; board's membership; revise
 SC: H&HSHC:  H&HS
 Status: Apr/25/2019 - Senate Date Signed by Governor
SB 306"Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology Interstate Compact"; enter into compact; licensing provisions; revise
 SC: H&HSHC:  H&HS
 Status: Mar/10/2020 - House Second Readers
SB 307"The Living Hope Home Act"; related to supportive housing for pregnant women age 18 or older; enact
 SC: H&HSHC:  H&HS
 Status: Mar/05/2020 - House Second Readers
SB 323Professions and Businesses; patient protection measures; undergoing sedation in certain settings; provide
 SC: H&HSHC:  H&HS
 Status: Mar/09/2020 - House Second Readers
SB 327Labor and Industrial Relations; employers to provide reasonable break time to employee to express breast milk for nursing child; require
 SC: I&LHC:  H&HS
 Status: Mar/13/2020 - House First Readers
SB 340Childhood Cancer Awareness Day; September 1 of each year; provide
 SC: H&HSHC:  H&HS
 Status: Mar/05/2020 - House Committee Favorably Reported
SB 345Standards, Labeling, and Adulteration of Food; nonprofit organizations to prepare in accordance with Department of Public Health requirements; provide
 SC: H&HSHC:  H&HS
 Status: Mar/02/2020 - House Committee Favorably Reported
SB 349Local Boards of Education; feminine hygiene products in certain restrooms used by students; provide
 SC: ED&YHC:  H&HS
 Status: Mar/13/2020 - House First Readers
SB 372Public Health; provisions; modernize, clarify, and update; certain councils and committees; eliminate
 SC: H&HSHC:  H&HS
 Status: Mar/09/2020 - House Second Readers
SB 417Physicians, Assistants, and Others; criminal background checks for certain healthcare professionals and others; provisions; revise
 SC: H&HSHC:  H&HS
 Status: Mar/13/2020 - House Second Readers
SB 482Office of Health Strategy and Coordination; state all-payer claims database; establishment of an advisory committee; provide
 SC: H&HSHC:  H&HS
 Status: Mar/13/2020 - House Second Readers
SB 484Health; Solemn Covenant of the States to Award Prizes for Curing Diseases; adopt
 SC: I COOPHC:  H&HS
 Status: Mar/13/2020 - House First Readers
SR 194Joint Study Committee on Transferring Oversight of Developmental Disabilities to the Department of Community Health; create
 SC: RULESHC:  H&HS
 Status: Mar/13/2020 - House Second Readers