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HB 0141 - Criminal procedure; awards made from Georgia Crime Victims Emergency Fund to medical service providers; provide requirements

Tracking Level: Monitor
Sponsor: Houston Gaines
Last Action: 7/1/2022 - Effective Date
House Committee: Judiciary - Non-Civil
Senate Committee: Health and Human Services
Assigned To:
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Staff Analysis of the Legislation

HB 141 amends Chapter 15 of Title 17 of the OCGA to require that payouts for medical service compensation be made in accordance with the medical services charges listed in the State Board of Workers’ Compensation, unless an investigation reasonably determines otherwise. Payments made to and accepted by a medical provider are considered to be paid in full. 

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