Aging Committee Bill Record Book 6/10/2019

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Section 1: PROPOSED SENATE BILLS

  Bill # Title Public Hearing Date Committee Action File # House Cal. # Senate Cal. # House Action Senate Action Governor's Action & Act #
  PSB-19 AA INCREASING FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE FOR GRANDPARENTS AND OTHER NONPARENT RELATIVES RAISING NEEDY CHILDREN.

SENATOR LOONEY, 11TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE WINKLER, 56TH DIST.


  PSB-105 AAC A DISCOUNT FOR SENIOR CABLE TV SUBSCRIBERS.

SENATOR MARONEY, 14TH DIST.

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  PSB-175 AA ESTABLISHING A REGISTRY OF PERSONS WHO HAVE ABUSED, NEGLECTED OR EXPLOITED ELDERLY PERSONS AND ADULTS WITH DISABILITIES.

SENATOR MARONEY, 14TH DIST.


  PSB-176 AAC THE PROPERTY TAX ASSESSED ON CERTAIN SENIORS.

SENATOR LOGAN, 17TH DIST.

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  PSB-177 AA REDEFINING EXPLOITATION OF ELDERLY PERSONS.

SENATOR KELLY, 21ST DIST.


  PSB-178 AA SUPPORTING AGING IN PLACE.

SENATOR KELLY, 21ST DIST.


  PSB-179 AA REQUIRING RETROACTIVE MEDICAID ELIGIBILITY FOR HOME CARE.

SENATOR KELLY, 21ST DIST.


  PSB-180 AA ESTABLISHING A TASK FORCE TO REVIEW VOLUNTARISM NEEDS OF THE STATE OMBUDSMAN'S NURSING HOME PROGRAM.

SENATOR OSTEN, 19TH DIST.


  PSB-181 AA ESTABLISHING A REVOLVING LOAN FUND TO ASSIST ELDERLY HOMEOWNERS WITH PROPERTY TAXES.

SENATOR KELLY, 21ST DIST.


  PSB-182 AA EXPANDING ACCESS TO THE CONNECTICUT HOME-CARE PROGRAM FOR THE ELDERLY.

SENATOR KELLY, 21ST DIST.


  PSB-183 AA INCREASING THE PERSONAL NEEDS ALLOWANCE FOR LONG-TERM CARE RESIDENTS WHO RECEIVE MEDICAL ASSISTANCE.

SENATOR KELLY, 21ST DIST.


  PSB-184 AA EXPANDING ELIGIBILITY FOR THE ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE RESPITE CARE PROGRAM.

SENATOR KELLY, 21ST DIST.


  PSB-210 AA INCREASING FUNDING FOR AGING IN PLACE INITIATIVES.

SENATOR HWANG, 28TH DIST.


  PSB-211 AAC AN INCOME TAX DEDUCTION FOR LONG-TERM CARE INSURANCE PREMIUMS.

SENATOR HWANG, 28TH DIST.


  PSB-238 AA EXPANDING ELIGIBILITY FOR THE ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE RESPITE CARE PROGRAM.

SENATOR FASANO, 34TH DIST.
SENATOR WITKOS, 8TH DIST.


  PSB-239 AA INCREASING FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE FOR GRANDPARENTS AND OTHER NONPARENT RELATIVES WHO ARE RAISING NEEDY CHILDREN.

SENATOR HWANG, 28TH DIST.


  PSB-240 AA ESTABLISHING AN ELDER ABUSE REGISTRY.

SENATOR HWANG, 28TH DIST.


  PSB-241 AA EXPANDING ELIGIBILITY FOR THE ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE RESPITE CARE PROGRAM.

SENATOR HWANG, 28TH DIST.


  PSB-536 AA PROVIDING AN INCOME TAX DEDUCTION FOR INDIVIDUALS CARING FOR CERTAIN ELDERLY PERSONS, MINOR CHILDREN AND PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES.

SENATOR HWANG, 28TH DIST.


  PSB-784 AA INCREASING TO FIFTY DOLLARS FARMERS' MARKET VOUCHERS FOR SENIORS.

SENATOR LOONEY, 11TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE WALKER, 93RD DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE PORTER, 94TH DIST.

et al


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-5063 AAC BACKGROUND CHECKS FOR PERSONS WHO PROVIDE CARE IN THE HOMES OF ELDERLY PERSONS.

REPRESENTATIVE MCCARTY, 38TH DIST.


  PHB-5064 AA EXPANDING THE CONNECTICUT HOME-CARE PROGRAM FOR THE ELDERLY.

REPRESENTATIVE MCCARTY, 38TH DIST.


  PHB-5065 AAC NONEMERGENCY TRANSPORTATION FOR NURSING HOME RESIDENTS.

REPRESENTATIVE MCCARTY, 38TH DIST.


  PHB-5066 AA REQUIRING THE STATE LONG-TERM CARE OMBUDSMAN TO DEVELOP A PLAN TO INCREASE THE NUMBER OF VOLUNTEER ADVOCATES.

REPRESENTATIVE MCCARTY, 38TH DIST.


  PHB-5129 AAC A PERSONAL INCOME TAX DEDUCTION FOR HOME HEALTH CARE.

REPRESENTATIVE ZAWISTOWSKI, 61ST DIST.


  PHB-5467 AA EXPANDING ELIGIBILITY FOR THE ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE RESPITE CARE PROGRAM.

REPRESENTATIVE KUPCHICK, 132ND DIST.


  PHB-5468 AA INCREASING TEMPORARY FAMILY ASSISTANCE PAYMENTS TO GRANDPARENTS AND OTHER NONPARENT RELATIVES RAISING NEEDY CHILDREN.

REPRESENTATIVE KUPCHICK, 132ND DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE FISHBEIN, 90TH DIST.


  PHB-5766 AA HOLDING NURSING HOMES ACCOUNTABLE FOR PATIENT FALLS.

REPRESENTATIVE REBIMBAS, 70TH DIST.


  PHB-5767 AA MITIGATING FALL RISKS FOR NURSING HOME PATIENTS.

REPRESENTATIVE ORANGE, 48TH DIST.


  PHB-5768 AA INCREASING THE PERSONAL NEEDS ALLOWANCE FOR CERTAIN LONG-TERM CARE FACILITY RESIDENTS.

REPRESENTATIVE SERRA, 33RD DIST.


  PHB-5769 AA INCREASING ASSISTANCE TO GRANDPARENTS AND OTHER NONPARENT RELATIVES RAISING NEEDY CHILDREN.

REPRESENTATIVE SERRA, 33RD DIST.


  PHB-5770 AA INCREASING FUNDING FOR NUTRITION FOR ELDERLY PERSONS.

REPRESENTATIVE SERRA, 33RD DIST.


  PHB-5953 AA ESTABLISHING AN ELDER ABUSE REGISTRY.

REPRESENTATIVE BOLINSKY, 106TH DIST.


  PHB-5954 AA ESTABLISHING AN ELDER ABUSE REGISTRY.

REPRESENTATIVE DEVLIN, 134TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE KUPCHICK, 132ND DIST.


  PHB-6176 AAC AN ELDER ABUSE REGISTRY.

REPRESENTATIVE MCCARTHY VAHEY, 133RD DIST.


  PHB-6177 AA ESTABLISHING A REVOLVING LOAN FUND TO ASSIST DISTRESSED ELDERLY HOMEOWNERS.

REPRESENTATIVE FUSCO, 81ST DIST.


  PHB-6178 AA ESTABLISHING A MULTIPURPOSE SENIOR CENTER PILOT PROGRAM.

REPRESENTATIVE FUSCO, 81ST DIST.


  PHB-6592 AAC SENIOR CENTERS.

REPRESENTATIVE TURCO, 27TH DIST.
SENATOR LESSER, 9TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE WOOD, 29TH DIST.

et al


  PHB-6979 AA INCREASING THE PERSONAL NEEDS ALLOWANCE FOR CERTAIN LONG-TERM CARE FACILITY RESIDENTS.

REPRESENTATIVE FREY, 111TH DIST.


Section 3: (SENATE) COMMITTEE BILLS AND RAISED BILLS

  Bill # Title Public Hearing Date Committee Action File # House Cal. # Senate Cal. # House Action Senate Action Governor's Action & Act #
  sSB-560 AA INCREASING THE VALUE OF FARMERS' MARKET VOUCHER BOOKS FOR SENIOR CITIZENS.

REPRESENTATIVE ROCHELLE, 104TH DIST.
SENATOR LOONEY, 11TH DIST.
SENATOR ANWAR, 3RD DIST.

et al
02-14 05-13 APP - Joint Favorable
02-20 AGE - Joint Favorable Substitute
16

28
05-08 REF. BY SEN. TO COMM. ON APP
  RSB-561 AA RAISING THE PERSONAL NEEDS ALLOWANCE FOR CERTAIN LONG-TERM CARE RESIDENTS.
02-14 02-20 AGE - Joint Favorable
17

29
  RSB-562 AA LOWERING THE AGE OF ELIGIBILITY FOR PROPERTY TAX RELIEF FOR ELDERLY PERSONS.

SENATOR HWANG, 28TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE ELLIOTT, 88TH DIST.
02-14 02-20 AGE - Joint Favorable
18

30
05-08 REF. BY SEN. TO COMM. ON FIN
  RSB-563 AAC AN INCOME TAX DEDUCTION FOR LONG-TERM CARE INSURANCE PREMIUMS.
02-14 02-20 AGE - Joint Favorable
19

31
05-08 REF. BY SEN. TO COMM. ON FIN
  RSB-564 AA PERMITTING A COMMUNITY SPOUSE OF AN INSTITUTIONALIZED SPOUSE TO RETAIN THE MAXIMUM AMOUNT OF ALLOWABLE ASSETS.
02-14 02-20 AGE - Joint Favorable
20

32
  RSB-565 AAC A STUDY OF NURSING HOME SERVICES.
02-14 02-20 AGE - Joint Favorable
21

33
  RSB-566 AAC RETROACTIVE MEDICAID ELIGIBILITY FOR HOME CARE SERVICES.

SENATOR HWANG, 28TH DIST.
02-14 02-20 AGE - Joint Favorable
36

37
  sSB-804 AAC A COMMUNITY OMBUDSMAN.

SENATOR HWANG, 28TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE ABERCROMBIE, 83RD DIST.
02-19 02-26 AGE - Joint Favorable Substitute
39
614
38
06-05 HOUSE PASSED, SEN. AMEND. SCH. A
06-05 IN CONCURRENCE
05-16 SEN. ADOPTED SEN. AMEND. SCH. A
05-16 SEN. PASSED, SEN. AMEND. SCH. A
  RSB-805 AA ESTABLISHING A REVOLVING LOAN FUND TO ASSIST ELDERLY HOMEOWNERS.

SENATOR HWANG, 28TH DIST.
02-19 02-26 AGE - Joint Favorable
40

39
05-08 REF. BY SEN. TO COMM. ON APP
  sSB-827 AAC ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE AND DEMENTIA TRAINING AND BEST PRACTICES.

REPRESENTATIVE BOLINSKY, 106TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE CAMILLO, 151ST DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE KLARIDES, 114TH DIST.

et al
02-19 02-26 AGE - Joint Favorable Substitute
41
504
40
06-05 HOUSE PASSED, SEN. AMEND. SCH. A
06-05 IN CONCURRENCE
04-24 SEN. ADOPTED SEN. AMEND. SCH. A
04-24 SEN. PASSED, SEN. AMEND. SCH. A
  RSB-828 AA REDEFINING EXPLOITATION OF ELDERLY PERSONS.
02-19

  RSB-829 AA ESTABLISHING A TASK FORCE TO REVIEW VOLUNTARISM NEEDS OF THE STATE OMBUDSMAN'S NURSING HOME PROGRAM.
02-19 02-26 AGE - Joint Favorable
42
466
41
04-17 SENATE PASSED
  RSB-830 AAC A DISCOUNT FOR SENIOR CABLE TV SUBSCRIBERS.
02-19

  sSB-832 AAC REGISTRIES OF PERSONS FOUND RESPONSIBLE FOR ASSAULTS OR OTHER ABUSE, NEGLECT, EXPLOITATION OR ABANDONMENT OF ELDERLY PERSONS OR PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES.

REPRESENTATIVE BOLINSKY, 106TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE MCCARTHY VAHEY, 133RD DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE KUPCHICK, 132ND DIST.

et al
02-19 02-26 AGE - Joint Favorable
59
505
54
06-05 HOUSE PASSED, SEN. AMEND. SCH. A
06-05 IN CONCURRENCE
04-24 SEN. ADOPTED SEN. AMEND. SCH. A
04-24 SEN. PASSED, SEN. AMEND. SCH. A

Section 4: (HOUSE) COMMITTEE BILLS AND RAISED BILLS

  Bill # Title Public Hearing Date Committee Action File # House Cal. # Senate Cal. # House Action Senate Action Governor's Action & Act #
  RHB-6168 AA ESTABLISHING A TASK FORCE TO STUDY A CONSERVED PERSON'S RIGHT TO INTERACT WITH OTHERS.
02-14 02-20 AGE - Joint Favorable
10
21

  RHB-6169 AA INCREASING FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE FOR GRANDPARENTS AND OTHER NONPARENT RELATIVES RAISING NEEDY CHILDREN.
02-14 02-20 AGE - Joint Favorable
11
22

04-02 REF. BY HOUSE TO COMMITTEE ON APP
  RHB-6170 AA INCREASING FUNDING FOR AGING IN PLACE INITIATIVES.

REPRESENTATIVE TERCYAK, 26TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE ROCHELLE, 104TH DIST.
02-14 02-20 AGE - Joint Favorable
12
23

  RHB-6171 AAC A STUDY OF MEDICAID-FUNDED STATE PROGRAMS.
02-14 02-20 AGE - Joint Favorable
13
24

  sHB-6172 AA REDUCING PARTICIPANT COSTS AND EXPANDING ELIGIBILITY FOR THE CONNECTICUT HOME-CARE PROGRAM FOR THE ELDERLY.

REPRESENTATIVE BORER, 115TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE TERCYAK, 26TH DIST.
02-14 02-20 AGE - Joint Favorable
23
30

04-02 REF. BY HOUSE TO COMMITTEE ON APP
  sHB-6173 AA EXPANDING ELIGIBILITY FOR THE ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE RESPITE CARE PROGRAM.

REPRESENTATIVE WINKLER, 56TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE BORER, 115TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE TERCYAK, 26TH DIST.

et al
02-14 02-26 AGE - Joint Favorable Substitute
24
31

04-02 REF. BY HOUSE TO COMMITTEE ON APP
  sHB-6174 AA EXEMPTING SOCIAL SECURITY BENEFITS FROM STATE INCOME TAX AND STUDYING THE EFFECT OF THE EXEMPTION ON TAXPAYER MIGRATION OUT OF STATE.
02-14 02-20 AGE - Joint Favorable
14
25

05-10 REF. BY HOUSE TO COMMITTEE ON FIN
  RHB-6175 AAC A STUDY OF THE STATE'S LONG-TERM CARE NEEDS.
02-14 02-20 AGE - Joint Favorable
15
26

  RHB-7071 AA PROVIDING AN INCOME TAX DEDUCTION FOR INDIVIDUALS CARING FOR ELDERLY PERSONS, CHILDREN OR DISABLED PERSONS.
02-19 02-26 AGE - Joint Favorable
28
35

05-10 REF. BY HOUSE TO COMMITTEE ON FIN
  RHB-7072 AA INCREASING FUNDING FOR ELDERLY NUTRITION SERVICES.

REPRESENTATIVE CANDELARIA, 95TH DIST.
SENATOR HWANG, 28TH DIST.
02-19 02-26 AGE - Joint Favorable
29
36

04-02 REF. BY HOUSE TO COMMITTEE ON APP
  RHB-7073 AA EXPANDING THE CONNECTICUT HOME-CARE PROGRAM FOR THE ELDERLY.


  RHB-7099 AA INCREASING THE MINIMUM RATIO OF DIRECT CARE STAFF IN NURSING HOMES.
02-19 04-17 PH - Vote to Hold until next meeting
02-26 AGE - Joint Favorable
30
37

04-10 REF. BY HOUSE TO COMMITTEE ON PH
  RHB-7100 AAC NONEMERGENCY TRANSPORTATION FOR NURSING HOME RESIDENTS.

REPRESENTATIVE MCCARTY, 38TH DIST.
02-19 02-26 AGE - Joint Favorable
31
38

  RHB-7101 AAC FLU SHOTS FOR SENIOR CITIZENS PRIOR TO HOSPITAL DISCHARGE.
02-19 02-26 AGE - Joint Favorable
32
39

  sHB-7102 AAC SENIOR CENTERS.

SENATOR MARONEY, 14TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE HAMPTON, 16TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE ROSE, 118TH DIST.

et al
02-19 05-02 APP - Joint Favorable Substitute
02-26 AGE - Joint Favorable
33
888
40
684
06-04 HOUSE PASSED, HOUSE AMEND. SCH. A
04-02 REF. BY HOUSE TO COMMITTEE ON APP
  RHB-7103 AAC NURSING HOME FALLS.
02-19 04-22 JUD - No Action
02-26 AGE - Joint Favorable
34
41

04-17 REF. BY HOUSE TO COMMITTEE ON JUD

Section 8: CHANGE OF REFERENCE, HOUSE

  Bill # Title Public Hearing Date Committee Action File # House Cal. # Senate Cal. # House Action Senate Action Governor's Action & Act #
  PHB-5549 AA REQUIRING THE PROVISION OF SERVICES TO SENIORS BY LICENSED OR CREDENTIALED PROFESSIONALS.

REPRESENTATIVE CAMILLO, 151ST DIST.
01-31 PH - Change of Reference AGE