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2015-2016 Regular Session - HB 1085
Social services; aging; transfer oversight of such services to the Department of Community Health
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First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 6 of Title 49 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to services for the aging, so as to transfer the oversight of such services to the Department of Community Health; to provide for the department to establish a community care unit within the Division of Medical Assistance; to delete certain provisions related to the implementation of a community care system; to provide for an annual community care plan to be incorporated into the State Plan for Medical Assistance; to change references to agency to department; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Status History
Jul/01/2016 - Effective Date
May/03/2016 - Act 547
May/03/2016 - House Date Signed by Governor
Apr/05/2016 - House Sent to Governor
Mar/24/2016 - Senate Passed/Adopted
Mar/24/2016 - Senate Third Read
Mar/24/2016 - Senate Taken from Table
Mar/22/2016 - Senate Tabled
Mar/10/2016 - Senate Read Second Time
Mar/08/2016 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported
Feb/29/2016 - Senate Read and Referred
Feb/26/2016 - House Passed/Adopted
Feb/26/2016 - House Third Readers
Feb/24/2016 - House Committee Favorably Reported
Feb/24/2016 - House Second Readers
Feb/23/2016 - House First Readers
Feb/23/2016 - House Hopper
3/22/2016 Tabled in Senate; 3/24/2016 Taken from Table in Senate
Mar/24/2016 - Senate Vote #710Yea(51)Nay(0)NV(5)
Mar/22/2016 - Senate Vote #682Yea(40)Nay(16)NV(0)
Feb/26/2016 - House Vote #631Yea(158)Nay(0)NV(6)
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