2007-2008 Regular Session - HB 456
Community Health, Department of; county health departments; provisions
First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Article 7 of Chapter 4 of Title 49 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to medical assistance generally, so as to provide for legislation declarations and findings; to require the Department of Community Health and managed care organizations with whom it contracts to include county health departments as providers; to prohibit the Department of Community Health and managed care organizations from requiring county health departments to provide certain or additional services; to prohibit the exclusion of county health departments from the provision of case management services; to provide for an effective date; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Feb/20/2007 - House Second Readers
Feb/15/2007 - House First Readers
Feb/14/2007 - House Hopper