South Carolina General Assembly
125th Session, 2023-2024
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Indicates Matter Stricken
Indicates New Matter
Sponsors: Reps. West, W. Newton, B. Newton and Chapman
Document Path: LC-0006VR23.docx
Introduced in the House on January 10, 2023
Currently residing in the House Committee on Medical, Military, Public and Municipal Affairs
HISTORY OF LEGISLATIVE ACTIONS
|Date||Body||Action Description with journal page number|
|12/8/2022||House||Referred to Committee on Medical, Military, Public and Municipal Affairs|
|1/10/2023||House||Introduced and read first time (House Journal-page 101)|
|1/10/2023||House||Referred to Committee on Medical, Military, Public and Municipal Affairs (House Journal-page 101)|
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VERSIONS OF THIS BILL
to amend the South Carolina Code of Laws by amending Section 44-115-80, relating to fees physicians may charge patients for copies of medical records, so as to require certain Medicaid providers to provide copies at no charge.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
SECTION 1. Section 44-115-80 of the S.C. Code is amended by adding a subsection to read:
(D) A suspended, terminated, or excluded Medicaid provider must provide a patient's medical records at no charge.
SECTION 2. This act takes effect upon approval by the Governor.
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