GA SB4 | 2017-2018 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 7-0)
Status: Engrossed on February 7 2017 - 50% progression, died in chamber
Action: 2017-03-30 - House Disagreed Senate Amend or Sub
Text: Latest bill text (Amended) [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 establish the Georgia Mental Health Treatment Task Force; to provide for legislative findings; to provide for the membership, duties, compensation, and expense allowances; to develop applications for a Medicaid waiver and block grant funding; to prohibit the submission of a mental health Medicaid waiver application without legislative approval; to require agencies' cooperation; to provide for the abolishment; to provide for a short title; to provide for related matters; to provide for an effective date; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.

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"Enhancing Mental Health Treatment in Georgia Act"; Georgia Mental Health Treatment Task Force; establish


Roll Calls

2017-03-30 - Senate - Senate Vote #300 (Y: 52 N: 0 NV: 2 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2017-03-24 - House - House Vote #325 (Y: 138 N: 5 NV: 9 Abs: 28) [PASS]
2017-02-07 - Senate - Senate Vote #25 (Y: 44 N: 0 NV: 10 Abs: 2) [PASS]


2017-03-30HouseHouse Disagreed Senate Amend or Sub
2017-03-30SenateSenate Agreed House Amend or Sub As Amended
2017-03-24HouseHouse Passed/Adopted By Substitute
2017-03-24HouseHouse Third Readers
2017-03-22HouseHouse Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
2017-03-16HouseHouse Withdrawn, Recommitted
2017-03-15HouseHouse Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
2017-02-09HouseHouse Second Readers
2017-02-08HouseHouse First Readers
2017-02-07SenateSenate Passed/Adopted By Substitute
2017-02-07SenateSenate Third Read
2017-02-02SenateSenate Read Second Time
2017-02-01SenateSenate Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
2017-01-23SenateSenate Read and Referred
2017-01-20SenateSenate Hopper

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