Aging Committee

MEETING AGENDA

Thursday, February 4, 2016

11:00 AM IN ROOM 1B OF THE LOB

I. CONVENE MEETING

II. REMARKS BY THE CHAIRS

III. CONCEPTS TO BE RAISED AS RAISED BILLS

1. An Act Concerning a Community Spouse's Allowable Assets

2. An Act Concerning Notification of the State's Interest in Protecting Nursing Home Residents

3. An Act Expanding Eligibility for the Alzheimer's Disease Respite Care Program

4. An Act Concerning Medicaid Eligibility for Home-Care Services

5. An Act Concerning Senior Centers

6. An Act Concerning Senior Housing

7. An Act Exempting a Percentage of Social Security Benefits from State Income Tax

8. An Act Increasing State Support to Grandparents who are Raising Grandchildren

9. An Act Increasing Funding for Elderly Nutrition

10. An Act Establishing a Revolving Loan Fund to Assist Elderly Homeowners

11. An Act Concerning a Study of Emergency Power Needs in Public Housing for the Elderly

12. An Act Requiring the State Ombudsman to Investigate Complaints Concerning Recipients of Home and Community Based Care

13. An Act Concerning Protective Services for Vulnerable Persons

14. An Act Expanding Utilization of Patient-Designated Caregivers

15. An Act Restoring State Assistance for Medicare Part D Beneficiaries

16. An Act Concerning Telemonitoring

17. An Act Concerning Reverse Mortgages

18. An Act Concerning Financial Advisors

19. An Act Concerning Long-Term Care

IV. ADJOURNMENT