2005-2006 Regular Session - HB 1459
Community Health; certain prescription drugs and healthcare products; state health plans; coverage
First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 5A of Title 31 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to the Department of Community Health, so as to provide that certain prescription drugs and other health care products sold by Georgia biotechnology, biopharmaceutical, or pharmaceutical companies shall not be subject to certain access restrictions or supplemental rebates for purposes of coverage under the state health benefit plan, medical assistance program, PeachCare for Kids, or any other health benefit plan or policy administered by or on behalf of the state; to define certain terms; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Feb/28/2006 - House Second Readers
Feb/23/2006 - House First Readers
Feb/23/2006 - House Hopper