Aging Committee

PUBLIC HEARING AGENDA

Thursday, February 25, 2016

10:00 AM in Room 1C of the LOB

I. BILLS FOR REVIEW

1. S.B. No. 161 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING NOTIFICATION OF PENALTIES FOR ABUSE AND NEGLECT OF NURSING HOME RESIDENTS. (AGE)

2. S.B. No. 162 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING A COMMUNITY SPOUSE'S ALLOWABLE ASSETS. (AGE)

3. S.B. No. 163 (RAISED) AN ACT PROVIDING PROTECTIONS FOR CONSUMERS APPLYING FOR REVERSE MORTGAGES. (AGE)

4. S.B. No. 164 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING MEDICAID COVERAGE OF TELEMONITORING SERVICES. (AGE)

5. S.B. No. 165 (RAISED) AN ACT EXPANDING ELIGIBILITY FOR THE ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE RESPITE CARE PROGRAM. (AGE)

6. S.B. No. 166 (RAISED) AN ACT EXPANDING UTILIZATION OF PATIENT-DESIGNATED CAREGIVERS. (AGE)

7. S.B. No. 167 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING A STUDY OF EMERGENCY POWER NEEDS IN PUBLIC HOUSING FOR THE ELDERLY. (AGE)

8. H.B. No. 5282 (RAISED) AN ACT ESTABLISHING A REVOLVING LOAN FUND TO ASSIST ELDERLY HOMEOWNERS. (AGE)

9. H.B. No. 5283 (RAISED) AN ACT RESTORING STATE ASSISTANCE FOR MEDICARE PART D BENEFICIARIES. (AGE)

10. H.B. No. 5284 (RAISED) AN ACT INCREASING FUNDING FOR ELDERLY NUTRITION. (AGE)

11. H.B. No. 5285 (RAISED) AN ACT REQUIRING THE STATE OMBUDSMAN TO INVESTIGATE COMPLAINTS CONCERNING RECIPIENTS OF HOME AND COMMUNITY-BASED CARE. (AGE)

12. H.B. No. 5286 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING LONG-TERM CARE. (AGE)

13. H.B. No. 5287 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING MEDICAID ELIGIBILITY FOR HOME-CARE SERVICES. (AGE)

14. H.B. No. 5289 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING PROTECTIVE SERVICES FOR VULNERABLE PERSONS. (AGE)

15. H.B. No. 5290 (RAISED) AN ACT INCREASING FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE FOR GRANDPARENTS AND OTHER NONPARENT RELATIVES WHO ARE RAISING CHILDREN. (AGE)

16. H.B. No. 5291 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING SENIOR CENTERS. (AGE)