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2019-2020 Regular Session - SB 106
"Patients First Act"
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First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Article 7 of Chapter 4 of Title 49 and Title 33 of the O.C.G.A., relating to medical assistance and insurance, respectively, so as to authorize the Department of Community Health to submit a Section 1115 waiver request to the United States Department of Health and Human Services Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services; to authorize the Governor to submit a Section 1332 innovation waiver proposal to the United States Secretaries of Health and Human Services and the Treasury; to provide for implementation of approved Section 1332 waivers; to provide for expiration of authority; to provide for legislative findings; to provide for related matters; to provide for a short title; to provide for an effective date; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Status History
Mar/27/2019 - Effective Date
Mar/27/2019 - Act 4
Mar/27/2019 - Senate Date Signed by Governor
Mar/26/2019 - Senate Sent to Governor
Mar/25/2019 - House Passed/Adopted
Mar/25/2019 - House Third Readers
Mar/21/2019 - House Committee Favorably Reported
Feb/28/2019 - House Second Readers
Feb/27/2019 - House First Readers
Feb/26/2019 - Senate Passed/Adopted
Feb/26/2019 - Senate Third Read
Feb/26/2019 - Senate Engrossed
Feb/21/2019 - Senate Read Second Time
Feb/20/2019 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported
Feb/14/2019 - Senate Read and Referred
Feb/13/2019 - Senate Hopper
2/26/2019 Engrossed upon 3rd reading in Senate; 03/25/2019 Modified Structured Rule
Mar/25/2019 - House Vote #288Yea(104)Nay(67)NV(4)
Feb/26/2019 - Senate Vote #65Yea(32)Nay(20)NV(3)
Feb/26/2019 - Senate Vote #60Yea(35)Nay(20)NV(0)
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