GA SB338 | 2021-2022 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Republican 22-4)
Status: Passed on May 13 2022 - 100% progression
Action: 2022-05-13 - Effective Date 2022-07-01
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [PDF]


A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Article 7 of Chapter 4 of Title 49 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to medical assistance generally, so as to increase postpartum coverage under Medicaid from six months to one year following birth; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.

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Medicaid; postpartum coverage under Medicaid from six months to one year following birth; increase


Roll Calls

2022-04-04 - House - Passage: House Vote #892 (Y: 142 N: 18 NV: 8 Abs: 11) [PASS]
2022-02-07 - Senate - Passage By Substitute: Senate Vote #476 (Y: 54 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 2) [PASS]


2022-05-13 Effective Date 2022-07-01
2022-05-13 Act 870
2022-05-13SenateSenate Date Signed by Governor
2022-04-07SenateSenate Sent to Governor
2022-04-04HouseHouse Passed/Adopted
2022-04-04HouseHouse Third Readers
2022-04-04HouseHouse Committee Favorably Reported
2022-03-25HouseHouse Withdrawn, Recommitted
2022-03-23HouseHouse Committee Favorably Reported
2022-02-10HouseHouse Second Readers
2022-02-08HouseHouse First Readers
2022-02-07SenateSenate Passed/Adopted By Substitute
2022-02-07SenateSenate Third Read
2022-02-03SenateSenate Read Second Time
2022-02-02SenateSenate Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
2022-01-24SenateSenate Read and Referred
2022-01-14SenateSenate Hopper

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Bill Comments