SB 821 Modifies the membership of the MO HealthNet Oversight Committee
Sponsor: Shoemyer
LR Number: 3440S.05C Fiscal Note: 3440-05
Committee: Health and Mental Health
Last Action: 5/16/2008 - S Informal Calendar S Bills for Perfection--SB 821-Shoemyer, with SCS (pending) Journal Page:
Title: SCS SB 821 Calendar Position:
Effective Date: August 28, 2008

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Current Bill Summary


SCS/SB 821 - This act modifies the membership of the MO HealthNet Oversight Committee by adding an optometrist, a nurse, a mental health professional, and a representative from a rural health clinic.

This act also specifies that the committee shall have three patient advocates rather than two. Of the three advocates, one advocate shall represent children, one the disabled, and one the elderly community.

This act is similar to SB 923 (2008) and SB 987 (2008).

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