Bill Sponsor
Georgia House Bill 85
Session 2023_24
Insurance; require health benefit policy coverage for biomarker testing if supported by medical and scientific evidence
Became Law
Became Law
Signed by Governor on May 2, 2023
Sponsors
Republican
Sharon Cooper
Republican
Lee Hawkins
Republican
Eddie Lumsden
Unknown
Tremaine Reese
Democrat
Spencer Frye
First Action
Jan 26, 2023
Latest Action
Jul 1, 2023
Origin Chamber
House
Type
Bill
Bill Number
85
State
Georgia
Session
2023_24
Sponsorship by Party
Republican
Primary
Republican
Primary
Republican
Primary
Democrat
Primary
Unknown
Tremaine Reese
Primary
House Votes (1)
checkPassed on February 15, 2023
Motion Text
PASSAGE
House Roll Call Votes
Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Article 1 of Chapter 24 of Title 33 of the O.C.G.A., relating to general provisions regarding insurance, so as to require health benefit policy coverage for biomarker testing if supported by medical and scientific evidence; to provide for definitions; to provide for processes to request exceptions or appeal adverse determinations; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Actions (15)
07/01/2023
Georgia General Assembly
Effective Date
05/02/2023
Senate
Act 232
05/02/2023
House
House Date Signed by Governor
03/30/2023
House
House Sent to Governor
03/14/2023
Senate
Senate Passed/Adopted
03/14/2023
Senate
Senate Third Read
03/09/2023
Senate
Senate Read Second Time
03/08/2023
Senate
Senate Committee Favorably Reported
02/16/2023
Senate
Senate Read and Referred
02/15/2023
House
House Passed/Adopted By Substitute
02/15/2023
House
House Third Readers
02/09/2023
House
House Committee Favorably Reported By Substitute
01/31/2023
House
House Second Readers
01/30/2023
House
House First Readers
01/26/2023
House
House Hopper