2003-2004 Regular Session - SB 447
Medicaid; prior authorization/restriction on medication; prohibit
First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Article 1 of Chapter 3 of Title 37 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to general provisions related to examination and treatment for mental illness, so as to prohibit the use of prior authorization or other restrictions on medications prescribed for patients receiving treatment for certain mental illnesses under a Medicaid or any state funded health care program; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Feb/25/2004 - Senate Read Second Time
Feb/24/2004 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Jan/30/2004 - Senate Read and Referred
Jan/29/2004 - Senate Hopper