2007-2008 Regular Session - SB 423
Mental Illness; prohibit the use of prior authorization; medications prescribed for patients under Medicaid fee for service program
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 certain medications prescribed for patients receiving treatment for certain mental illnesses under a Medicaid fee for service program; to provide for related matters; to provide for an effective date; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Feb/14/2008 - Senate Read Second Time
Feb/13/2008 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported
Feb/07/2008 - Senate Read and Referred
Feb/06/2008 - Senate Hopper