2017-2018 Regular Session - HB 647
Community Health, Department of; pilot program to provide coverage for treatment and management of obesity; provide
First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 2 of Title 31 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to the Department of Community Health, so as to provide for a pilot program to provide coverage for the treatment and management of obesity and related conditions, including medications and counseling; to provide a definition; to provide for eligibility; to provide for requirements; to provide for a review of results and outcomes; to provide for an evaluation report on such program; to provide for automatic repeal; to provide for related matters; to provide for contingent effectiveness; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Jan/08/2018 - House Second Readers
Mar/30/2017 - House First Readers
Mar/30/2017 - House Hopper