Under federal law, a pregnant woman who is eligible for medical assistance under Medicaid must be provided medical assistance for a period of 60 days after giving birth
This bill would extend the period during which a pregnant woman who is eligible to receive medical assistance under Medicaid may continue to receive Medicaid assistance from 60 days to one year after giving birth
Relating to Medicaid; to extend the postpartum coverage period for pregnant women eligible for Medicaid assistance.
|February 23, 2021||H||Read for the first time and referred to the House of Representatives committee on Ways and Means General Fund|
|Bill Text||HB431 Alabama 2021 Session - Introduced|