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General Assembly

 

Proposed Bill No. 5538

 

January Session, 2013

 

LCO No. 1303

   

Referred to Committee on PUBLIC HEALTH

 

Introduced by:

 

REP. LEMAR, 96th Dist.

REP. MEGNA, 97th Dist.

REP. CANDELARIA, 95th Dist.

SEN. HARP, 10th Dist.

REP. DILLON, 92nd Dist.

REP. WALKER, 93rd Dist.

SEN. LOONEY, 11th Dist.

REP. HOLDER-WINFIELD, 94th Dist.

AN ACT CONCERNING A PILOT PROGRAM FOR SCHOOL-BASED HEALTH CARE CENTERS.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Assembly convened:

That chapter 368a of the general statutes be amended to establish a pilot program to develop best practices to integrate school-based health care centers with school and community health care providers.

Statement of Purpose:

To improve health outcomes for students which will lead to improvement in their learning experiences.