Legislative session wrapping up
May 26, 2021
We’re officially winding down the 2021 legislative session, and with it, we’ve concluded work on the final versions of some very important policy bills that have been in progress throughout the last few months. One of these is Senate Bill 131, which deals with Medicaid expansion in the state.
Since the majority of Oklahoma voters passed Medicaid expansion this past June, we are constitutionally required to fund it and implement the expansion. The governor has pushed for managed care companies to take over the expansion, and that is the direction we are going. SB 131 allows for the gove...