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.
|March 1, 2022||S||Read for the first time and referred to the Senate committee on Finance and Taxation General Fund|
|Hearing||March 16, 2022||ROOM 825 at 00:00||Senate F&TG Hearing|
|Bill Text||SB284 Alabama 2022 Session - Introduced|
|Fiscal Note||Fiscal Note - SB284 for Finance and Taxation General Fund|