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HB 187 Community Health, Department of; pilot program to provide coverage for the treatment and management of obesity and related conditions; provide

Voted on Wednesday February 27, 2019

Michael Caldwell's thoughts

This legislation would establish a health and wellness program for those under the SHBP for those with obesity, then require DCH to study the before and after. This would allow for prescriptions and use of five new drugs that SHBP does not currently provide.

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Vote Totals

The table below breaks down the total number of votes, and marks the majority vote.

Voted Total % Majority Vote?
Yea 148 91.4% Majority Vote
Nay 14 8.6%
Did not vote 0 0%
Excused 0 0%

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