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  • Introduced
    Mar 02, 2023
  • Passed House
  • Passed Senate
  • Signed into Law
HB 6857
Connecticut House Bill
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AN ACT IMPLEMENTING THE RECOMMENDATIONS OF THE FOOD AS MEDICINE WORKING GROUP. To establish (1) a pilot program to provide Medicaid funding for produce prescriptions for Medicaid enrollees with certain health conditions, (2) a working group to develop additional recommendations, including for providing medically tailored meals for such persons, and (3) Medicaid reimbursement for certified dietitian-nutritionists who provide medical nutrition therapy.
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Senate • Mar 31, 2023: Favorable Change of Reference, Senate to Committee on Appropriations
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YES: 14
  • Gilchrest J
  • Lesser M
  • Gaston H
  • Dathan L
  • Maher C
  • Butler L
  • Cook M
  • Exum T
  • Fortier M
  • Hughes A
  • Johnson S
  • Keitt S
  • Leeper J
  • Santiago H

NO: 7
  • Seminara L
  • Case J
  • Buckbee B
  • Ferraro C
  • Mastrofrancesco G
  • Pizzuto W
  • Polletta J

OTHER: 0
Actions
  • Mar 31, 2023 | Senate
    • Favorable Change of Reference, Senate to Committee on Appropriations
  • Mar 30, 2023 | House
    • Reported Out of Legislative Commissioners' Office (LCO)
    • Favorable Change of Reference, House to Committee on Appropriations
  • Mar 28, 2023 | House
    • Joint Favorable Substitute Change of Reference Appropriations (HS)
    • Filed with Legislative Commissioners' Office (LCO)
  • Mar 03, 2023 | House
    • Public Hearing 03/07
  • Mar 02, 2023 | House
    • Referred to Joint Committee on Human Services