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2017-2018 Regular Session - HB 647
Community Health, Department of; pilot program to provide coverage for treatment and management of obesity; provide
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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.
Status History
Mar/27/2018 - Senate Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Mar/27/2018 - Senate Third Read
Mar/21/2018 - Senate Read Second Time
Mar/21/2018 - Senate Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Feb/28/2018 - Senate Read and Referred
Feb/26/2018 - House Passed/Adopted By Substitute
Feb/26/2018 - House Third Readers
Feb/20/2018 - House Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
Jan/08/2018 - House Second Readers
Mar/30/2017 - House First Readers
Mar/30/2017 - House Hopper
2/26/2018 Modified Structured Rule
Mar/27/2018 - Senate Vote #725Yea(49)Nay(1)NV(4)
Feb/26/2018 - House Vote #589Yea(134)Nay(29)NV(6)
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