Substitute for Raised H.B. No. 6857
Session Year 2023
 


AN ACT IMPLEMENTING THE RECOMMENDATIONS OF THE FOOD AS MEDICINE WORKING GROUP.

To establish (1) a pilot program to provide Medicaid funding for produce prescriptions for Medicaid enrollees with certain health conditions, (2) a working group to develop additional recommendations, including for providing medically tailored meals for such persons, and (3) Medicaid reimbursement for certified dietitian-nutritionists who provide medical nutrition therapy.

Introduced by:
Human Services Committee

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Co-sponsors for Amendment LCO:

Bill History

 Date Action Taken
 3/31/2023Favorable Change of Reference, Senate to Committee on Appropriations
 3/30/2023Favorable Change of Reference, House to Committee on Appropriations
 3/30/2023(LCO)Reported Out of Legislative Commissioners' Office
 3/28/2023(LCO)Filed with Legislative Commissioners' Office
 3/28/2023(HS)Joint Favorable Substitute Change of Reference Appropriations
 3/3/2023Public Hearing 03/07
 3/2/2023Referred to Joint Committee on Human Services

Co-sponsors of HB-6857

Rep. Anthony L. Nolan, 39th Dist.
Rep. Lucy Dathan, 142nd Dist.
Rep. Robyn A. Porter, 94th Dist.
Rep. Jaime S. Foster, 57th Dist.

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