GA SB18 | 2019-2020 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Republican 6-1)
Status: Passed on April 25 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-07-01 - Effective Date
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [PDF]


A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 7 of Title 33 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to kinds of insurance, limits of risks, and reinsurance, so as to provide definitions; to provide that direct primary care agreements are not insurance; to exempt such agreements from regulation as insurance; to provide for discontinuance of services under certain circumstances; to provide a short title; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.

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"Direct Primary Care Act"


Roll Calls

2019-03-14 - House - House Vote #237 (Y: 155 N: 4 NV: 10 Abs: 9) [PASS]
2019-02-26 - Senate - Senate Vote #61 (Y: 55 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 1) [PASS]


2019-07-01 Effective Date
2019-04-25 Act 47
2019-04-25SenateSenate Date Signed by Governor
2019-04-05SenateSenate Sent to Governor
2019-03-14HouseHouse Passed/Adopted
2019-03-14HouseHouse Third Readers
2019-03-13HouseHouse Committee Favorably Reported
2019-02-28HouseHouse Second Readers
2019-02-27HouseHouse First Readers
2019-02-26SenateSenate Passed/Adopted By Substitute
2019-02-26SenateSenate Third Read
2019-02-21SenateSenate Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
2019-02-20SenateSenate Recommitted
2019-02-15SenateSenate Read Second Time
2019-02-14SenateSenate Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
2019-01-17SenateSenate Read and Referred
2019-01-16SenateSenate Hopper

Georgia State Sources

Bill Comments