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State funded health plans and Medicaid; prohibit payment of gender reassignment surgery or services.

An Act To Create New Section 43-13-117.7, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Prohibit The Division Of Medicaid From Reimbursing Any Entity For Part Or All Of The Costs Of Care And Services Rendered For Gender Reassignment Surgery Or Services; To Create New Section 83-9-401, Mississippi Code Of 1972, To Prohibit Health Coverage Plans That Are Funded Wholly Or In Part By State Funds Or State-employee Contributions From Reimbursing Or Authorizing Payment Of Part Or All Of The Costs Of Care And Services Rendered By Any Entity For Gender Reassignment Surgery Or Services; And For Related Purposes.

Legislative Session

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2023 Regular Session

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Melanie Sojourner (R)

Kathy Chism (R)

Chris McDaniel (R)

History

DateAction
2023-01-31Died In Committee
2023-01-16Referred To Insurance;Medicaid