Tag Archives: insurance coverage

Deal signs two ride-sharing service bills

Two bills regulating ride-share services like Uber and Lyft are signed into law . . .

Tags: Alan Powell , background checks , insurance coverage , Lyft , Nathan Deal , Rich Golick , ride-share services , Uber

Senate passes autism bill, sends measure to House

Historic legislation requiring health insurers to cover autism treatments for children up to the age of six clears the state Senate . . .

Tags: autism , Charlie Bethel , insurance coverage

House, Senate agree on autism bill

The House and Senate have worked out an agreement for proceeding with legislation that would provide insurance coverage for autism treatments . . .

Tags: autism , Charlie Bethel , insurance coverage , Richard Smith

House bill sets process for paying the wrongfully convicted

The House passes legislation that would establish a consistent process for compensating people who serve time in prison and are later found to have been wrongfully convicted . . .

Tags: Carolyn Hugley , DCH , insurance coverage , pharmacy benefit managers , wrongful convictions

School workers shouldn’t be denied health coverage

Business as usual at the capitol, as the leadership proposes pay raises for high-salaried judges while yanking health insurance coverage from low-paid school employees . . .

Read Tom's Blog | Tags: insurance coverage , pay raises , school employees

First Uber bill is introduced in House

Legislation putting insurance coverage requirements on rideshare services surfaces in the Georgia House . . .

Tags: Alan Powell , insurance coverage , Rich Golick , rideshare services , Uber

Autism bill clears Senate committee

Bill providing insurance coverage for autism treatments is approved by a Senate committee . . .

Tags: autism treatments , Charlie Bethel , insurance coverage

Senate passes bill mandating autism coverage

Health insurers would be required to cover autism under a bill adopted unanimously by the Georgia Senate . . .

Tags: autism , Casey Cagle , insurance coverage , Renee Unterman , Tim Golden

House passes cancer treatment bill

House adopts bill that could lower the cost of oral chemotherapy drugs for cancer patients and sends the measure to the Senate . . .

Tags: cancer patients , field trials , insurance coverage , Lee Hawkins , oral chemotherapy drugs , raccoons