Aging Committee Bill Record Book 9/25/2016

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Section 2: PROPOSED HOUSE BILLS

  Bill # Title Public Hearing Date Committee Action File # House Cal. # Senate Cal. # House Action Senate Action Governor's Action & Act #
  PHB-5042 AA RESTORING STATE ASSISTANCE FOR MEDICARE PART D BENEFICIARIES.

REPRESENTATIVE JANOWSKI, 56TH DIST.


  PHB-5076 AA INCREASING THE PERSONAL NEEDS ALLOWANCE FOR LONG-TERM CARE FACILITY RESIDENTS.

REPRESENTATIVE JANOWSKI, 56TH DIST.


  PHB-5216 AA INCREASING SUBSIDIZED FARMERS' MARKET COUPONS FOR SENIOR CITIZENS.

REPRESENTATIVE LEMAR, 96TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE DILLON, 92ND DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE WALKER, 93RD DIST.

et al


Section 3: (SENATE) RAISED COMM. & COMMITTEE

  Bill # Title Public Hearing Date Committee Action File # House Cal. # Senate Cal. # House Action Senate Action Governor's Action & Act #
  sSB-161 AAC NOTIFICATION OF PENALTIES FOR ABUSE AND NEGLECT OF NURSING HOME RESIDENTS.

REPRESENTATIVE KINER, 59TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE GENTILE, 104TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE FLOREN, 149TH DIST.

et al
02-25 04-11 PH - Joint Favorable
03-08 AGE - Joint Favorable
159
460
150
04-25 HOUSE PASSED
04-25 IN CONCURRENCE
04-20 SENATE PASSED
04-06 REF. BY SEN. TO COMM. ON PH
05-05 SIGNED BY GOVERNOR
05-02 TRANSMITTED TO SECRETARY OF THE STATE
05-02 TRANSMITTED BY SECRETARY OF THE STATE TO GOVERNOR
04-29 PA 16-6
  RSB-162 AAC A COMMUNITY SPOUSE'S ALLOWABLE ASSETS.

REPRESENTATIVE ZONI, 81ST DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE PAVALOCK, 77TH DIST.
SENATOR KELLY, 21ST DIST.
02-25 04-12 HS - Joint Favorable
03-08 AGE - Joint Favorable
160

151
04-26 REF. BY SEN. TO COMM. ON APP
04-06 REF. BY SEN. TO COMM. ON HS
  sSB-163 AA PROVIDING PROTECTIONS FOR CONSUMERS APPLYING FOR REVERSE MORTGAGES.

SENATOR FLEXER, 29TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE PAVALOCK, 77TH DIST.
SENATOR LINARES, 33RD DIST.
02-25 04-21 JUD - Joint Favorable
04-13 BA - Joint Favorable
03-08 AGE - Joint Favorable Substitute
205

168
04-19 REF. BY SEN. TO COMM. ON JUD
04-11 REF. BY SEN. TO COMM. ON BA
  RSB-164 AAC MEDICAID COVERAGE OF TELEMONITORING SERVICES.

SENATOR FLEXER, 29TH DIST.
02-25 04-12 HS - Joint Favorable
03-08 AGE - Joint Favorable
161

154
05-03 SEN. RECOMMITTED TO AGE
04-06 REF. BY SEN. TO COMM. ON HS
  RSB-165 AA EXPANDING ELIGIBILITY FOR THE ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE RESPITE CARE PROGRAM.

REPRESENTATIVE PAVALOCK, 77TH DIST.
SENATOR KELLY, 21ST DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE BOLINSKY, 106TH DIST.
02-25 03-08 AGE - Joint Favorable
162

155
04-11 REF. BY SEN. TO COMM. ON APP
  sSB-166 AA EXPANDING UTILIZATION OF PATIENT-DESIGNATED CAREGIVERS.

SENATOR FLEXER, 29TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE LUXENBERG, 12TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE CONROY, 105TH DIST.

et al
02-25 04-21 JUD - Joint Favorable
04-11 PH - Joint Favorable
03-08 AGE - Joint Favorable Substitute
163
555
156
05-02 HOUSE PASSED, SEN. AMEND. SCH. A
05-02 IN CONCURRENCE
04-30 SEN. ADOPTED SEN. AMEND. SCH. A
04-30 SEN. PASSED, SEN. AMEND. SCH. A
04-15 REF. BY SEN. TO COMM. ON JUD
04-06 REF. BY SEN. TO COMM. ON PH
05-25 SIGNED BY GOVERNOR
05-16 TRANSMITTED TO SECRETARY OF THE STATE
05-16 TRANSMITTED BY SECRETARY OF THE STATE TO GOVERNOR
05-11 PA 16-59
  RSB-167 AAC A STUDY OF EMERGENCY POWER NEEDS IN PUBLIC HOUSING FOR THE ELDERLY.

REPRESENTATIVE LUXENBERG, 12TH DIST.
02-25 03-08 AGE - Joint Favorable
88

112
04-11 REF. BY SEN. TO COMM. ON APP
  sSB-241 AA INCREASING THE DOLLAR VALUE OF FARMERS' MARKET VOUCHERS FOR SENIOR CITIZENS.

REPRESENTATIVE MEGNA, 97TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE DILLON, 92ND DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE LEMAR, 96TH DIST.
03-03 03-08 AGE - Joint Favorable
131

135
04-11 REF. BY SEN. TO COMM. ON APP
  sSB-242 AAC NURSING HOMES.
03-03 03-08 AGE - Joint Favorable
166

152
05-03 SEN. RECOMMITTED TO AGE
  sSB-265 AA PROTECTING THE INTERESTS OF CONSUMERS DOING BUSINESS WITH FINANCIAL PLANNERS.

SENATOR FLEXER, 29TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE PAVALOCK, 77TH DIST.
03-03 03-08 AGE - Joint Favorable Substitute
168

153
04-06 REF. BY SEN. TO COMM. ON GL
  sSB-266 AAC NURSING HOME RESIDENT ADMISSION AGREEMENTS.

SENATOR KELLY, 21ST DIST.
SENATOR CRISCO, 17TH DIST.
SENATOR LEONE, 27TH DIST.

et al
03-03 04-21 PH - Joint Favorable
03-08 AGE - Joint Favorable Substitute
216
578
169
05-04 HOUSE PASSED, SEN. AMEND. SCH. A
05-04 IN CONCURRENCE
05-03 SEN. ADOPTED SEN. AMEND. SCH. A
05-03 SEN. PASSED, SEN. AMEND. SCH. A
04-19 REF. BY SEN. TO COMM. ON PH
06-10 SIGNED BY GOVERNOR
05-26 TRANSMITTED TO SECRETARY OF THE STATE
05-26 TRANSMITTED BY SECRETARY OF THE STATE TO GOVERNOR
05-25 PA 16-209

Section 4: (HOUSE) RAISED COMM. & COMMITTEE

  Bill # Title Public Hearing Date Committee Action File # House Cal. # Senate Cal. # House Action Senate Action Governor's Action & Act #
  sHB-5282 AA ESTABLISHING A REVOLVING LOAN FUND TO ASSIST ELDERLY HOMEOWNERS.

SENATOR KELLY, 21ST DIST.
02-25 03-08 AGE - Joint Favorable
137
119

03-29 REF. BY HOUSE TO COMMITTEE ON APP
  RHB-5283 AA RESTORING STATE ASSISTANCE FOR MEDICARE PART D BENEFICIARIES.

REPRESENTATIVE JANOWSKI, 56TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE SANCHEZ, 25TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE PAVALOCK, 77TH DIST.

et al
02-25 04-07 APP - Joint Favorable
03-08 AGE - Joint Favorable
107
101

03-29 REF. BY HOUSE TO COMMITTEE ON APP
  RHB-5284 AA INCREASING FUNDING FOR ELDERLY NUTRITION.
02-25 03-08 AGE - Joint Favorable
108
102

  sHB-5285 AA REQUIRING THE STATE OMBUDSMAN TO INVESTIGATE COMPLAINTS CONCERNING RECIPIENTS OF HOME AND COMMUNITY-BASED CARE.
02-25 03-08 AGE - Joint Favorable
138
120

03-29 REF. BY HOUSE TO COMMITTEE ON APP
  sHB-5286 AAC STATE PENSION PAYOUTS BASED ON RETIREE AGE.
02-25 03-08 AGE - Joint Favorable Substitute
139
121

  sHB-5287 AAC MEDICAID ELIGIBILITY FOR HOME-CARE SERVICES.

REPRESENTATIVE PAVALOCK, 77TH DIST.
SENATOR KELLY, 21ST DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE STEINBERG, 136TH DIST.
02-25 03-08 AGE - Joint Favorable
109
103

03-29 REF. BY HOUSE TO COMMITTEE ON APP
  RHB-5288 AAC SENIOR HOUSING.

REPRESENTATIVE BOCCHINO, 150TH DIST.


  RHB-5289 AAC PROTECTIVE SERVICES FOR VULNERABLE PERSONS.

REPRESENTATIVE HAMPTON, 16TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE DUBITSKY, 47TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE SAMPSON, 80TH DIST.

et al
02-25 03-08 AGE - Joint Favorable
140
122
551
04-29 HOUSE PASSED, HOUSE AMEND. SCH. A
05-04 SEN. PASSED, HO. AMEND. SCH. A
06-10 SIGNED BY GOVERNOR
05-26 TRANSMITTED TO SECRETARY OF THE STATE
05-26 TRANSMITTED BY SECRETARY OF THE STATE TO GOVERNOR
05-19 PA 16-149
  RHB-5290 AA INCREASING FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE FOR GRANDPARENTS AND OTHER NONPARENT RELATIVES WHO ARE RAISING CHILDREN.

REPRESENTATIVE ZONI, 81ST DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE LUXENBERG, 12TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE ROSARIO, 128TH DIST.
02-25 03-08 AGE - Joint Favorable
178
143

03-29 REF. BY HOUSE TO COMMITTEE ON APP
  sHB-5291 AAC SENIOR CENTERS.

REPRESENTATIVE GRESKO, 121ST DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE HAMPTON, 16TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE MORRIS, 140TH DIST.

et al
02-25 03-08 AGE - Joint Favorable
141
720
123
493
04-21 HOUSE PASSED, HOUSE AMEND. SCH. A
05-04 SEN. PASSED, HO. AMEND. SCH. A
06-03 SIGNED BY GOVERNOR
05-20 TRANSMITTED TO SECRETARY OF THE STATE
05-20 TRANSMITTED BY SECRETARY OF THE STATE TO GOVERNOR
05-16 SA 16-7
  sHB-5361 AAC A CONSERVED PERSON'S RIGHT TO INTERACT WITH OTHERS.
03-03 03-08 AGE - Joint Favorable Substitute
146
128

03-31 REF. BY HOUSE TO COMMITTEE ON JUD
  RHB-5379 AAC REMOVAL OF OBSOLETE PROVISIONS FROM THE CHOICES HEALTH INSURANCE ASSISTANCE PROGRAM STATUTE.

SENATOR CRISCO, 17TH DIST.
SENATOR OSTEN, 19TH DIST.
SENATOR MOORE, 22ND DIST.
03-03 04-05 HS - Joint Favorable
03-08 AGE - Joint Favorable
147
129
386
04-12 HOUSE PASSED
03-29 REF. BY HOUSE TO COMMITTEE ON HS
04-28 SENATE PASSED
05-17 SIGNED BY GOVERNOR
05-09 TRANSMITTED TO SECRETARY OF THE STATE
05-09 TRANSMITTED BY SECRETARY OF THE STATE TO GOVERNOR
05-03 PA 16-21
  sHB-5380 AAC A STUDY OF COST SAVINGS FROM THE UTILIZATION OF MOBILITY SYSTEMS.

REPRESENTATIVE CONROY, 105TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE GENGA, 10TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE STALLWORTH, 126TH DIST.
03-03 03-08 AGE - Joint Favorable
148
130
587
05-02 HOUSE PASSED, HOUSE AMEND. SCH. A

Section 9: REFERRED FROM THE SENATE FLOOR

  Bill # Title Public Hearing Date Committee Action File # House Cal. # Senate Cal. # House Action Senate Action Governor's Action & Act #
  sSB-280 AAC THE LONG-TERM CARE OMBUDSMAN'S NOTICE TO NURSING HOME RESIDENTS.

REPRESENTATIVE ABERCROMBIE, 83RD DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE ROJAS, 9TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE MCCARTHY VAHEY, 133RD DIST.

et al
03-03 04-04 AGE - Joint Favorable
03-10 HS - Joint Favorable
169
443
164
04-25 HOUSE PASSED
04-25 IN CONCURRENCE
04-19 SENATE PASSED
03-29 REF. BY SEN. TO COMM. ON AGE
05-05 SIGNED BY GOVERNOR
05-02 TRANSMITTED TO SECRETARY OF THE STATE
05-02 TRANSMITTED BY SECRETARY OF THE STATE TO GOVERNOR
04-29 PA 16-8