2001-2002 Regular Session - SB 340
Medically Necessary Items or Services; Comprehensive Patient and Provider Health Care Relief Act; insurer liability; tax incentives
First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Article 1 of Chapter 24 of Title 33 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to general provisions relating to insurance generally, so as to enact the "Comprehensive Patient and Provider Health Care Relief Act of 2002"; to provide for liability for failure by a health care insurer to provide for medically necessary items or services; to provide for reimbursement for medically necessary items or services rendered to an insured person; to provide for the right of an insured person to choose a health care provider to render any medically necessary items or services within this state; to offer certain tax incentives; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Jan/18/2002 - Senate Read and Referred
Jan/17/2002 - Senate Hopper