House Bill 39

Last Action 01/04/22: to Committee on Committees (H)
Title AN ACT relating to Medicaid coverage for doula services.
Bill Documents Introduced
Bill Request Number 256
Sponsors A. Scott, G. Brown Jr., K. Flood, N. Kirk-McCormick, J. Raymond, P. Stevenson
Summary of Original Version Create a new section of KRS Chapter 205 to require the Department for Medicaid Services and any managed care organization with whom the department contracts for the delivery of Medicaid services to provide coverage for doula services; establish training and education requirements for doulas; permit the department to promulgate administrative regulations; require the Cabinet for Health and Family Services or the Department for Medicaid Services to seek federal approval if they determine that such approval is necessary.
Index Headings of Original Version Public Medical Assistance - Doula services, coverage
State Agencies - Department for Medicaid Services, doula services
Women - Doula services, Medicaid Coverage
Medicaid - Doula services, coverage
Administrative Regulations and Proceedings - Department for Medicaid Services, doula services


  • Prefiled by the sponsor(s).
  • introduced in House
  • to Committee on Committees (H)

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