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The 193rd General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill S.2453 190th (2017 - 2018)

An Act to further define medical necessity determinations

SENATE, Thursday, April 19, 2018 - The committee on Mental Health, Substance Use and Recovery, to whom was referred the petitions (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1093) of Jennifer L. Flanagan, Angelo M. Scaccia, Kimberly N. Ferguson, Kay Khan and others for legislation to further define medical necessity determinations; and (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1070) of Kay Khan and others relative to the determination of medically necessary services for mental health treatment,- reports the accompanying bill (Senate, No. 2453).

Bill Information

Joint Committee on Mental Health, Substance Use and Recovery
Referred to Senate Committee on Ways and Means

Bill History

Displaying 7 actions for Bill S.2453
Date Branch Action
4/19/2018 Senate Reported from the committee on Mental Health, Substance Use and Recovery
4/19/2018 Senate New draft of S1093 and H1070
4/19/2018 Senate Bill reported favorably by committee and referred to the committee on Health Care Financing
4/24/2018 House Reporting date extended to Wednesday May 16, 2018, pending concurrence
4/26/2018 Senate Senate concurred
5/31/2018 Senate Committee recommended ought to pass and referred to the committee on Senate Ways and Means
1/1/2019 Senate No further action taken

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