RI S0484 | 2021 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 10-0)
Status: Passed on July 7 2021 - 100% progression
Action: 2021-07-07 - Signed by Governor
Text: Latest bill text (Comm Sub) [PDF]


Provides for medical assistance health care for expectant mothers and would establish medical assistance coverage and reimbursement rates for perinatal doula services. Effective 7/1/22.

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Medical Assistance -- Perinatal Doula Services


Roll Calls

2021-07-01 - Senate - Passage (Y: 37 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2021-07-01 - Senate - Passage (Y: 37 N: 0 NV: 1 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2021-06-29 - House - Passage (Y: 61 N: 1 NV: 13 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2021-05-04 - Senate - Passage (Y: 36 N: 0 NV: 2 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2021-07-07HouseSigned by Governor
2021-07-02HouseTransmitted to Governor
2021-07-01SenateSenate passed Sub A in concurrence
2021-06-29SenatePlaced on Senate Calendar (07/01/2021)
2021-06-29HouseHouse passed Sub A
2021-06-26HousePlaced on House Calendar (06/29/2021)
2021-06-25HouseCommittee recommends passage of Sub A
2021-06-24HouseProposed Substitute
2021-06-23HouseScheduled for consideration (06/25/2021)
2021-06-20HouseCommittee transferred to House Health & Human Services
2021-05-05HouseReferred to House Finance
2021-05-04SenateSenate read and passed
2021-04-30SenatePlaced on Senate Calendar (05/04/2021)
2021-04-29SenateCommittee recommends passage
2021-04-23SenateScheduled for consideration (04/29/2021)
2021-03-24SenateCommittee recommended measure be held for further study
2021-03-19SenateScheduled for hearing and/or consideration (03/24/2021)
2021-03-04SenateIntroduced, referred to Senate Health and Human Services

Rhode Island State Sources

Bill Comments