GA SB28 | 2019-2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Enrolled on June 29 2020 - 75% progression
Action: 2020-06-29 - Senate Sent to Governor
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [PDF]


A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Article 1 of Chapter 24 of Title 33 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to general provisions regarding insurance generally, so as to prohibit certain insurers from imposing a copayment, coinsurance, or office visit charge in an amount greater than such charges imposed for physician or osteopath services to an insured for services rendered by a physical therapist, occupational therapist, or chiropractor; to provide for a definition; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.

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Insurance; imposing a copayment, coinsurance, or office visit charge in an amount greater than charges imposed for physician; prohibit


Roll Calls

2020-06-24 - House - House Vote #722 (Y: 145 N: 0 NV: 11 Abs: 24) [PASS]
2020-03-10 - Senate - Senate Vote #585 (Y: 52 N: 0 NV: 2 Abs: 2) [PASS]


2020-06-29SenateSenate Sent to Governor
2020-06-24HouseHouse Passed/Adopted
2020-06-24HouseHouse Third Readers
2020-06-23HouseHouse Postponed
2020-06-18HouseHouse Committee Favorably Reported
2020-03-13HouseHouse Second Readers
2020-03-12HouseHouse First Readers
2020-03-10SenateSenate Passed/Adopted By Substitute
2020-03-10SenateSenate Third Read
2020-03-09SenateSenate Read Second Time
2020-03-05SenateSenate Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
2019-01-28SenateSenate Read and Referred
2019-01-17SenateSenate Hopper

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Bill Comments