2019-2020 Regular Session - HB 187
Community Health, Department of; pilot program to provide coverage for the treatment and management of obesity and related conditions; provide
First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 2 of Title 31 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to the Department of Community Health, so as to provide for a pilot program to provide coverage for the treatment and management of obesity and related conditions, including medications and counseling; to provide a definition; to provide for eligibility; to provide for requirements; to provide for a review of results and outcomes; to provide for an evaluation report on such program; to provide for termination of the pilot program; to provide for automatic repeal; to provide for related matters; to provide for contingent effectiveness; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Feb/12/2019 - House Committee Favorably Reported
Feb/11/2019 - House Second Readers
Feb/08/2019 - House First Readers
Feb/07/2019 - House Hopper