2017-2018 Regular Session - SB 277
"Consumer Coverage for Emergency Medical Care Act"
First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Title 33 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to insurance, so as to establish standards for carriers and health care providers with regard to payment under a managed care plan in the provision of emergency medical care; to provide for applicability; to provide for definitions; to provide for requirements regarding the provision of emergency medical care for covered persons under a managed care plan; to provide for requirements for managed care plan contracts between carriers and covered persons; to provide for payments to providers; to provide for penalties for violations; to provide for a short title; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Mar/13/2017 - Senate Read and Referred
Mar/10/2017 - Senate Hopper