Aging Committee

PUBLIC HEARING AGENDA

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

10:30 AM in Room 1B of the LOB

I. BILLS FOR REVIEW

1. S.B. No. 756 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING NURSING HOME SERVICES. (AGE)

2. S.B. No. 757 (RAISED) AN ACT INCREASING FUNDING FOR AGING IN PLACE INITIATIVES. (AGE)

3. S.B. No. 758 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING A STUDY OF MEDICAID-FUNDED PROGRAMS. (AGE)

4. S.B. No. 762 (RAISED) AN ACT CLARIFYING THE ROLE OF THE OFFICE OF THE LONG-TERM CARE OMBUDSMAN IN THE MANDATED REPORTING OF ABUSE OF ELDERLY PERSONS AND DELETING OBSOLETE STATUTORY PROVISIONS. (AGE)

5. S.B. No. 770 (RAISED) AN ACT INCREASING THE PERSONAL NEEDS ALLOWANCE FOR LONG-TERM CARE FACILITY RESIDENTS. (AGE)

6. S.B. No. 771 (RAISED) AN ACT REDUCING PARTICIPANT COSTS AND EXPANDING ELIGIBILITY FOR THE CONNECTICUT HOME-CARE PROGRAM FOR THE ELDERLY. (AGE)

7. S.B. No. 772 (RAISED) AN ACT REQUIRING EMERGENCY GENERATORS IN CERTAIN HOUSING FOR THE ELDERLY. (AGE)

8. H.B. No. 6990 (RAISED) AN ACT CONCERNING LONG-TERM CARE NEEDS. (AGE)

9. H.B. No. 7004 (RAISED) AN ACT REDUCING ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS FOR ELDERLY PROPERTY TAX RELIEF. (AGE)

10. H.B. No. 7005 (RAISED) AN ACT PROVIDING AN INCOME TAX DEDUCTION FOR INDIVIDUALS CARING FOR ELDERLY PERSONS, CHILDREN AND DISABLED PERSONS. (AGE)

11. H.B. No. 7020 (RAISED) AN ACT REQUIRING THE IMPLEMENTATION OF THE RECOMMENDATIONS OF THE PROGRAM REVIEW AND INVESTIGATIONS COMMITTEE CONCERNING LONG-TERM CARE. (AGE)

12. H.B. No. 7021 (RAISED) AN ACT ESTABLISHING A TASK FORCE TO STUDY BEST PRACTICES TO PROVIDE TRANSPORTATION FOR VETERANS, SENIOR CITIZENS AND DISABLED PERSONS. (AGE)