Human Services Committee Bill Record Book 8/30/2019

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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-27 AA REDUCING PRESCRIPTION DRUG PRICES UNDER THE MEDICAID PROGRAM.

SENATOR LOONEY, 11TH DIST.
SENATOR ANWAR, 3RD DIST.

0
  PSB-55 AAC A MINIMUM RATE FOR METHADONE MAINTENANCE TREATMENT UNDER THE MEDICAID PROGRAM.

SENATOR OSTEN, 19TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE RYAN, 139TH DIST.


  PSB-56 AAC DOULA SERVICES UNDER THE MEDICAID PROGRAM.

SENATOR MOORE, 22ND DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE ROSE, 118TH DIST.


  PSB-82 AA REDUCING BARRIERS TO WOMEN'S HEALTH CARE AND FAMILY PLANNING.


  PSB-83 AAC THE OUTSOURCING OF DELIVERY OF SOCIAL AND BEHAVIORAL HEALTH SERVICES.

SENATOR BERGSTEIN, 36TH DIST.


  PSB-84 AAC PRESCRIPTION DRUG IMPORTATION FROM CANADA.

SENATOR BERGSTEIN, 36TH DIST.

0
  PSB-132 AAC TRANSFERS FROM HUSKY A TO HUSKY B.

SENATOR FORMICA, 20TH DIST.


  PSB-133 AAC MEDICAID COVERAGE FOR STUDENTS.

SENATOR SOMERS, 18TH DIST.


  PSB-281 AAC PRESUMPTIVE MEDICAID ELIGIBILITY FOR HOME CARE.

SENATOR KELLY, 21ST DIST.


  PSB-282 AA REQUIRING THE STATE OMBUDSMAN TO INVESTIGATE COMPLAINTS CONCERNING RECIPIENTS OF HOME AND COMMUNITY-BASED SERVICES.

SENATOR KELLY, 21ST DIST.


  PSB-283 AAC ACHIEVING PARITY IN MEDICAID ELIGIBILITY AND REIMBURSEMENT FOR HOME CARE.

SENATOR KELLY, 21ST DIST.


  PSB-284 AA PROHIBITING THE USE OF STATE-ISSUED ELECTRONIC BENEFIT TRANSFER CARDS OUTSIDE THE UNITED STATES.

SENATOR BERTHEL, 32ND DIST.

629
  PSB-285 AAC CONVEYANCES OF PROPERTY OWNED BY A RECIPIENT OF PUBLIC ASSISTANCE.

SENATOR KELLY, 21ST DIST.


  PSB-286 AAC A PUBLIC-PRIVATE HUMAN SERVICES COUNCIL.

SENATOR KELLY, 21ST DIST.


  PSB-287 AA ALLOWING FOR THE DEDUCTION OF CONSERVATOR EXPENSES FROM A MEDICAID RECIPIENT'S APPLIED INCOME.

SENATOR KELLY, 21ST DIST.


  PSB-288 AAC A PUBLIC-PRIVATE HUMAN SERVICES PARTNERSHIP.

SENATOR KELLY, 21ST DIST.


  PSB-289 AA ESTABLISHING A HUMAN SERVICES PARTNERSHIP.

SENATOR KELLY, 21ST DIST.


  PSB-290 AAC CHILD CARE SUBSIDIES FOR WORKING PARENTS.

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


  PSB-291 AAC A PUBLIC-PRIVATE PARTNERSHIP COUNCIL.

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


  PSB-292 AA INCREASING THE PERSONAL NEEDS ALLOWANCE OF CERTAIN LONG-TERM CARE FACILITY RESIDENTS.

SENATOR KELLY, 21ST DIST.
SENATOR SOMERS, 18TH DIST.


  PSB-293 AAC MEDICAID COVERAGE OF TELEHEALTH SERVICES.

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

0
  PSB-294 AA EXTENDING TEMPORARY FAMILY ASSISTANCE PAYMENTS TO ENCOURAGE EMPLOYMENT.

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


  PSB-295 AA PROHIBITING THE DIVERSION OF CHILD CARE SUBSIDY FUNDING TO UNION DUES.

SENATOR SAMPSON, 16TH DIST.
01-29 HS - Change of Reference ED


  PSB-296 AA PROHIBITING PURCHASES BY ELECTRONIC BENEFIT TRANSFER CARDS AT LIQUOR STORES, CASINOS, OTHER GAMING ESTABLISHMENTS AND ADULT ENTERTAINMENT VENUES.

SENATOR SAMPSON, 16TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE DAUPHINAIS, 44TH DIST.

362
  PSB-297 AA PROHIBITING NURSING HOMES AND ASSISTED LIVING FACILITIES FROM REQUIRING A THIRD-PARTY GUARANTOR.

SENATOR KELLY, 21ST DIST.


  PSB-298 AAC A PUBLIC-PRIVATE PARTNERSHIP ADVISORY COUNCIL.

SENATOR LOGAN, 17TH DIST.

0
  PSB-299 AAC PAYMENT PARITY FOR CERTAIN ASSISTANCE PROGRAMS.

SENATOR OSTEN, 19TH DIST.


  PSB-300 AAC A MEDICAID RECIPIENT'S RIGHT TO SELECT A CAREGIVER.

SENATOR MOORE, 22ND DIST.


  PSB-301 AA EXPANDING HOME HEALTH CARE FOR SENIOR CITIZENS UNDER THE MEDICAID PROGRAM.

SENATOR COHEN, 12TH DIST.


  PSB-302 AA ESTABLISHING A TASK FORCE TO STUDY NONEMERGENCY MEDICAL TRANSPORTATION.

SENATOR FASANO, 34TH DIST.


  PSB-303 AA ENSURING PAYMENT OF FUEL VENDORS IN THE ENERGY ASSISTANCE PROGRAM.

SENATOR FASANO, 34TH DIST.


  PSB-304 AA ESTABLISHING A NURSING HOME PROVIDER USER TAX EXEMPTION FOR MATTATUCK HEALTHCARE FACILITY, INC.

SENATOR HARTLEY, 15TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE NAPOLI, 73RD DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE REYES, 75TH DIST.


  PSB-305 AA WAIVING PRIOR MEDICAID AUTHORIZATION REQUIREMENTS FOR CERTAIN PHARMACOGENOMICS TESTS.

SENATOR FORMICA, 20TH DIST.


  PSB-306 AA ESTABLISHING A MINIMUM WEEKLY BASE RATE OF NINETY DOLLARS FOR MEDICAID-FUNDED METHADONE MAINTENANCE.

SENATOR FORMICA, 20TH DIST.


  PSB-307 AA REQUIRING MEDICAID COVERAGE OF TELEHEALTH SERVICES.

SENATOR LOGAN, 17TH DIST.


  PSB-308 AAC EQUITABLE MEDICAID REIMBURSEMENT FOR FEDERALLY QUALIFIED HEALTH CENTER PRACTITIONERS.

SENATOR LOGAN, 17TH DIST.


  PSB-309 AA EXTENDING TEMPORARY FAMILY ASSISTANCE TO ENCOURAGE EMPLOYMENT.

SENATOR LOGAN, 17TH DIST.


  PSB-310 AA EXEMPTING COURT-APPROVED CONSERVATOR OR FIDUCIARY FEES FROM MEDICAID APPLIED INCOME DETERMINATIONS.

SENATOR KELLY, 21ST DIST.


  PSB-311 AA HOLDING HARMLESS CLIENTS AND PROVIDERS AFFECTED BY AGENCY COMPUTER ERRORS.

SENATOR KELLY, 21ST DIST.


  PSB-312 AA CUTTING OFF PUBLIC ASSISTANCE FOR PERSONS WHO LEAVE THE STATE FOR MORE THAN THIRTY DAYS.

SENATOR BERTHEL, 32ND DIST.


  PSB-313 AAC MEDICAID TREATMENT OF INACCESSIBLE ASSETS.

SENATOR KELLY, 21ST DIST.


  PSB-314 AA REDUCING PENALTIES FOR MEDICAID APPLICANTS FOR ASSET DISCOVERIES.

SENATOR KELLY, 21ST DIST.


  PSB-315 AAC A FAIRNESS FOR FAMILIES ACT.

SENATOR KELLY, 21ST DIST.


  PSB-316 AAC THE DELIVERY OF MEDICAID SERVICES THROUGH MANAGED CARE ORGANIZATIONS.

SENATOR KELLY, 21ST DIST.


  PSB-491 AA EXPANDING ACCESS TO QUALITY HUMAN SERVICES.

SENATOR HWANG, 28TH DIST.
02-05 HS - Change of Reference PH


  PSB-492 AAC AN INNOVATION INCENTIVE PROGRAM FOR NONPROFIT PROVIDERS OF HUMAN SERVICES.

SENATOR MARONEY, 14TH DIST.


  PSB-542 AA REQUIRING THE USE OF TELEMEDICINE.

SENATOR FLEXER, 29TH DIST.


  PSB-609 AAC THE PROVISION OF SERVICES TO CHILDREN BY OCCUPATIONAL THERAPISTS.

SENATOR FORMICA, 20TH DIST.


  PSB-755 AAC VETERANS' BENEFITS IN MEDICAID ELIGIBILITY DETERMINATIONS.

SENATOR KELLY, 21ST DIST.


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-5045 AA ESTABLISHING A TASK FORCE TO INCREASE EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES FOR PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES.

REPRESENTATIVE CARPINO, 32ND DIST.


  PHB-5046 AA REQUIRING THE WAIVER OF FINANCIAL FEES FOR MEDICAID APPLICANTS FOR ASSET TRANSFER REVIEWS.

REPRESENTATIVE YACCARINO, 87TH DIST.


  PHB-5114 AAC AN ASSET TEST FOR RECIPIENTS OF SUPPLEMENTAL NUTRITION ASSISTANCE.

REPRESENTATIVE ZAWISTOWSKI, 61ST DIST.


  PHB-5115 AAC AN ASSET TEST FOR THE MEDICARE SAVINGS PROGRAM.

REPRESENTATIVE ZAWISTOWSKI, 61ST DIST.


  PHB-5116 AA REQUIRING RECIPIENTS OF CASH ASSISTANCE TO MAINTAIN A DEDICATED BANK ACCOUNT FOR SUCH ASSISTANCE.

REPRESENTATIVE PERILLO, 113TH DIST.


  PHB-5117 AAC WORK REQUIREMENTS FOR MEDICAID RECIPIENTS.

REPRESENTATIVE PERILLO, 113TH DIST.


  PHB-5118 AAC COMPENSATION FOR FAMILY MEMBERS WHO MANAGE STATE-SUPPORTED CARE FOR LOVED ONES.

REPRESENTATIVE MCCARTY, 38TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE WINKLER, 56TH DIST.


  PHB-5208 AA REQUIRING PHOTO IDENTIFICATION FOR PURCHASES MADE WITH EBT CARDS.

REPRESENTATIVE BETTS, 78TH DIST.


  PHB-5209 AAC WORK REQUIREMENTS FOR MEDICAID RECIPIENTS.

REPRESENTATIVE PISCOPO, 76TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE FISHBEIN, 90TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE FRANCE, 42ND DIST.


  PHB-5210 AA EXPANDING THE KATIE BECKETT WAIVER PROGRAM.

REPRESENTATIVE KLARIDES, 114TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE GREEN, 55TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE WINKLER, 56TH DIST.


  PHB-5340 AA INCREASING HEALTH CARE COSTS FOR LEGISLATORS TO PROVIDE ADDITIONAL FUNDING FOR HUMAN SERVICES.

REPRESENTATIVE CASE, 63RD DIST.
01-29 HS - Change of Reference INS


  PHB-5341 AAC INEQUITABLE METHADONE MAINTENANCE REIMBURSEMENT RATES UNDER THE MEDICAID PROGRAM.

REPRESENTATIVE PETIT, 22ND DIST.


  PHB-5422 AAC OUT-OF-STATE USE OF ELECTRONIC BENEFIT TRANSFER CARDS.

REPRESENTATIVE KLARIDES, 114TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE CANDELORA, 86TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE O'DEA, 125TH DIST.

et al


  PHB-5423 AA ENDING A WAIVER OF WORK REQUIREMENTS FOR RECIPIENTS OF SUPPLEMENTAL NUTRITION ASSISTANCE.

REPRESENTATIVE KLARIDES, 114TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE CANDELORA, 86TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE O'DEA, 125TH DIST.

et al


  PHB-5424 AAC EQUITABLE REIMBURSEMENT FOR NURSING HOME SERVICES.

REPRESENTATIVE FERRARO, 117TH DIST.


  PHB-5509 AAC COST-EFFECTIVE, PRIVATE DELIVERY OF HUMAN SERVICES.

REPRESENTATIVE KLARIDES, 114TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE CANDELORA, 86TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE O'DEA, 125TH DIST.

et al
01-29 HS - Change of Reference PH


  PHB-5510 AA REQUIRING RETROACTIVE MEDICAID PAYMENTS FOR ELIGIBLE HOME CARE SERVICES.

REPRESENTATIVE KUPCHICK, 132ND DIST.


  PHB-5511 AA ALLOWING COMMUNITY SPOUSES OF INSTITUTIONALIZED MEDICAID RECIPIENTS TO RETAIN THE MAXIMUM AMOUNT OF RESOURCES ALLOWED UNDER FEDERAL LAW.

REPRESENTATIVE KUPCHICK, 132ND DIST.


  PHB-5512 AA PROHIBITING THE MISREPRESENTATION OF A DOG AS A SERVICE ANIMAL.

REPRESENTATIVE CAMILLO, 151ST DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE FISHBEIN, 90TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE LAVIELLE, 143RD DIST.


  PHB-5513 AAC TELEPHONE WAIT TIMES FOR PERSONS CONTACTING THE DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES.

REPRESENTATIVE HUGHES, 135TH DIST.


  PHB-5514 AA AUTHORIZING THE USE OF MILLER TRUSTS TO OBTAIN MEDICAID ELIGIBILITY.

REPRESENTATIVE CONLEY, 40TH DIST.


  PHB-5515 AAC A STUDY TO EXPAND ACCESS TO COST-EFFICIENT HOME AND COMMUNITY-BASED CARE.

REPRESENTATIVE CONLEY, 40TH DIST.


  PHB-5618 AA RAISING REIMBURSEMENT RATES FOR HOME HEALTH CARE PROVIDERS.

REPRESENTATIVE COOK, 65TH DIST.


  PHB-5619 AAC MEDICAID COVERAGE OF IN-HOME COUNSELING PROVIDED BY A HOME HEALTH CARE AGENCY.

REPRESENTATIVE COOK, 65TH DIST.


  PHB-5620 AAC CUTTING COSTS AND IMPROVING HEALTH OUTCOMES BY PROVIDING MEDICAID REIMBURSEMENT FOR HOME HEALTH TELEMONITORING.

REPRESENTATIVE COOK, 65TH DIST.


  PHB-5621 AA INCREASING FUNDING FOR ELDERLY NUTRITION.

REPRESENTATIVE COOK, 65TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE HORN, 64TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE ABERCROMBIE, 83RD DIST.

et al


  PHB-5622 AAC WORK REQUIREMENTS FOR MEDICAID RECIPIENTS.

REPRESENTATIVE KLARIDES-DITRIA, 105TH DIST.


  PHB-5623 AA ESTABLISHING AN EQUITABLE RATE OF MEDICAID REIMBURSEMENT FOR METHADONE MAINTENANCE.

REPRESENTATIVE TERCYAK, 26TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE ELLIOTT, 88TH DIST.


  PHB-5624 AA LOWERING THE AGE FOR PROPERTY TAX RELIEF FOR ELDERLY PERSONS.

REPRESENTATIVE CARNEY, 23RD DIST.


  PHB-5625 AA REQUIRING ABLE-BODIED RECIPIENTS OF STATE ASSISTANCE TO WORK OR VOLUNTEER.

REPRESENTATIVE REBIMBAS, 70TH DIST.


  PHB-5626 AAC A WORK REQUIREMENT FOR RECIPIENTS OF PUBLIC ASSISTANCE.

REPRESENTATIVE FRANCE, 42ND DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE MASTROFRANCESCO, 80TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE FISHBEIN, 90TH DIST.

et al


  PHB-5714 AA EXPANDING MENTAL HEALTH CARE OPTIONS UNDER THE MEDICAID PROGRAM.

REPRESENTATIVE HUGHES, 135TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE ALLIE-BRENNAN, 2ND DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE ELLIOTT, 88TH DIST.

et al


  PHB-5715 AA PROHIBITING UNAUTHORIZED CASH WITHDRAWALS WITH EBT CARDS.

REPRESENTATIVE PAVALOCK-D'AMATO, 77TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE FISHBEIN, 90TH DIST.


  PHB-5716 AA REQUIRING CERTAIN RECIPIENTS OF CASH ASSISTANCE TO UNDERGO TESTS FOR USE OF ILLEGAL SUBSTANCES.

REPRESENTATIVE PAVALOCK-D'AMATO, 77TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE FISHBEIN, 90TH DIST.


  PHB-5717 AA REQUIRING EBT CARD USERS TO PRESENT PHOTO IDENTIFICATION.

REPRESENTATIVE PAVALOCK-D'AMATO, 77TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE FISHBEIN, 90TH DIST.


  PHB-5718 AA SUPPORTING AGING IN PLACE.

REPRESENTATIVE HUGHES, 135TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE ELLIOTT, 88TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE WINKLER, 56TH DIST.


  PHB-5719 AA CUTTING COSTS OF NOTIFICATIONS BY THE DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES.

REPRESENTATIVE PAVALOCK-D'AMATO, 77TH DIST.


  PHB-5720 AAC SERVICES FOR PERSONS WITH SMITH-MAGENIS SYNDROME.

REPRESENTATIVE LAVIELLE, 143RD DIST.


  PHB-5721 AAC RENEWAL APPLICATIONS FOR SUPPLEMENTAL NUTRITION ASSISTANCE.

REPRESENTATIVE PAVALOCK-D'AMATO, 77TH DIST.


  PHB-5848 AA LIMITING USE OF THE TITLE "SOCIAL WORKER".

REPRESENTATIVE WILSON PHEANIOUS, 53RD DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE WALKER, 93RD DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE ELLIOTT, 88TH DIST.
01-29 HS - Change of Reference PH


  PHB-6082 AAC INTERPRETING SERVICES PROVIDED BY THE DEPARTMENT OF REHABILITATION SERVICES.

REPRESENTATIVE PETIT, 22ND DIST.


  PHB-6083 AA EXPANDING THE ADULT FAMILY LIVING/FOSTER CARE PROGRAM TO INCLUDE INDIVIDUALS WITH INTELLECTUAL DISABILITIES.

REPRESENTATIVE KOKORUDA, 101ST DIST.


  PHB-6084 AAC INTERPRETERS FOR PERSONS WHO ARE DEAF, DEAF-BLIND AND HARD OF HEARING.

REPRESENTATIVE ABERCROMBIE, 83RD DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE BORER, 115TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE PETIT, 22ND DIST.

et al


  PHB-6085 AA ENHANCING THE SAFETY OF NURSING HOME RESIDENTS WITH VIDEO CAMERAS.

REPRESENTATIVE ABERCROMBIE, 83RD DIST.


  PHB-6086 AAC ACCESS BY NURSING HOME RESIDENTS TO COMMUNITY TRANSPORTATION.

REPRESENTATIVE ABERCROMBIE, 83RD DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE BORER, 115TH DIST.


  PHB-6295 AA ALLOWING MEDICAID REIMBURSEMENT FOR SPOUSES WHO ARE PRIMARY CARE GIVERS.

REPRESENTATIVE ACKERT, 8TH DIST.


  PHB-6478 AA ESTABLISHING THE HISPANIC AND COMMUNITIES OF COLOR NONPROFIT STABILIZATION AND GROWTH FUND.

REPRESENTATIVE CANDELARIA, 95TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE ELLIOTT, 88TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE CONCEPCION, 4TH DIST.


  PHB-6479 AAC A MINIMUM MEDICAID BASE RATE FOR METHADONE MAINTENANCE TREATMENT.

REPRESENTATIVE COOK, 65TH DIST.


  PHB-6480 AAC MEDICAID PAYMENT RATES FOR CERTIFIED NURSE MIDWIVES.

REPRESENTATIVE MCCARTHY VAHEY, 133RD DIST.


  PHB-6481 AAC SEMI-MONTHLY TRANSFERS OF SUPPLEMENTAL NUTRITION BENEFITS.

REPRESENTATIVE ROSARIO, 128TH DIST.


  PHB-6482 AAC A LESBIAN, GAY, BISEXUAL AND TRANSGENDER HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES NETWORK.

REPRESENTATIVE CURREY, 11TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE ALLIE-BRENNAN, 2ND DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE ELLIOTT, 88TH DIST.

et al


  PHB-6483 AAC EFFORTS TO COMBAT MALNUTRITION AMONG SENIOR CITIZENS.

REPRESENTATIVE COOK, 65TH DIST.


  PHB-6680 AA STRENGTHENING HOME CARE SERVICES.

REPRESENTATIVE SANTIAGO, 84TH DIST.


  PHB-6681 AAC A TELEMEDICINE PILOT PROGRAM IN AN UNDER SERVED, RURAL DISTRICT.

REPRESENTATIVE WILSON PHEANIOUS, 53RD DIST.


  PHB-6682 AAC PAYMENT PARITY FOR STATE-FUNDED BEHAVIORAL AND MENTAL HEALTH PROVIDERS.

REPRESENTATIVE WILSON PHEANIOUS, 53RD DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE JOHNSON, 49TH DIST.
02-05 HS - Change of Reference PH


  PHB-6683 AA PROMOTING EFFICIENCY IN STATE BENEFIT PROGRAMS.

REPRESENTATIVE KLARIDES, 114TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE CANDELORA, 86TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE O'DEA, 125TH DIST.

et al


  PHB-6894 AAC THE IMPLEMENTATION OF A MEDICAID PUBLIC OPTION.

REPRESENTATIVE DATHAN, 142ND DIST.


  PHB-6895 AA PENALIZING PERSONS WHO MISREPRESENT THEMSELVES AS SOCIAL WORKERS.

REPRESENTATIVE ABERCROMBIE, 83RD DIST.


  PHB-6896 AA REQUIRING CERTAIN ABLE-BODIED MEDICAID RECIPIENTS TO WORK OR VOLUNTEER THEIR SERVICES.

REPRESENTATIVE PAVALOCK-D'AMATO, 77TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE FISHBEIN, 90TH DIST.


  PHB-6897 AAC MEDICAID COVERAGE FOR DONOR BREAST MILK.

REPRESENTATIVE FREY, 111TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE PAVALOCK-D'AMATO, 77TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE PETIT, 22ND DIST.

et al


  PHB-6898 AAC MOBILE DENTAL CLINICS.

REPRESENTATIVE RILEY, 46TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE RYAN, 139TH DIST.


  PHB-6899 AAC REIMBURSEMENT RATES FOR EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES.

REPRESENTATIVE LOPES, 24TH DIST.
02-05 HS - Change of Reference PH


  PHB-6900 AA PENALIZING UNAUTHORIZED USE OF THE TITLE "SOCIAL WORKER".

REPRESENTATIVE ABERCROMBIE, 83RD DIST.


  PHB-6901 AAC MEDICAID SCHOOL-BASED CHILD HEALTH PROGRAMS' CLAIMS BILLING.

REPRESENTATIVE MORIN, 28TH DIST.


  PHB-7030 AAC THE PROVISION OF DIAPERS TO NEEDY INFANTS AND TODDLERS.

REPRESENTATIVE SIMMONS, 144TH DIST.


  PHB-7031 AAC ACCESS BY BLIND AND VISUALLY IMPAIRED PERSONS TO PUBLIC INFORMATION.

REPRESENTATIVE SIMMONS, 144TH DIST.


  RHB-7093 AA ESTABLISHING A TASK FORCE TO INCREASE EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES FOR PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES.

REPRESENTATIVE CARPINO, 32ND DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE GILCHREST, 18TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE HAMPTON, 16TH DIST.

et al
02-19 03-07 HS - Joint Favorable
89
910
79
521
05-15 HOUSE PASSED, HOUSE AMEND. SCH. A
06-04 SEN. PASSED, HO. AMEND. SCH. A
06-18 SIGNED BY GOVERNOR
06-17 TRANSMITTED TO SECRETARY OF THE STATE
06-17 TRANSMITTED BY SECRETARY OF THE STATE TO GOVERNOR
06-13 SA 19-12

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 #
  RSB-818 AA ALLOWING FOR THE DEDUCTION OF COURT-APPROVED CONSERVATOR AND FIDUCIARY EXPENSES FROM MEDICAID APPLIED INCOME.
02-19

  RSB-819 AA PROHIBITING ASSISTED LIVING SERVICES AGENCIES AND CONTINUING CARE PROVIDERS OFFERING ASSISTED LIVING SERVICES FROM REQUIRING A THIRD-PARTY CONTRACT GUARANTOR.
02-19

  RSB-820 AA WAIVING PRIOR MEDICAID AUTHORIZATION REQUIREMENTS FOR CERTAIN PHARMACOGENOMICS TESTS.
02-19

  sSB-821 AAC EQUITABLE MEDICAID REIMBURSEMENT FOR FEDERALLY QUALIFIED HEALTH CENTER PRACTITIONERS.
02-19 03-07 HS - Joint Favorable Substitute
104
465
71
04-17 SENATE PASSED
  RSB-822 AAC CONVEYANCES OF PROPERTY OWNED BY A RECIPIENT OF PUBLIC ASSISTANCE.
02-19

  RSB-834 AAC SERVICES FOR PERSONS WITH SMITH-MAGENIS SYNDROME.

REPRESENTATIVE LAVIELLE, 143RD DIST.
SENATOR HASKELL, 26TH DIST.
02-19

  RSB-835 AA EXPANDING MEDICAID COVERAGE FOR CHILDREN.

REPRESENTATIVE ELLIOTT, 88TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE MICHEL, 146TH DIST.


  RSB-836 AA HOLDING HARMLESS MEDICAID CLIENTS AND PROVIDERS AFFECTED BY AGENCY COMPUTER ERRORS.
02-28

  sSB-837 AAC MEDICAID PAYMENT RATES FOR NURSE-MIDWIVES.

REPRESENTATIVE SIMMS, 140TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE GILCHREST, 18TH DIST.
SENATOR KISSEL, 7TH DIST.

et al
02-28 03-07 HS - Joint Favorable
105

72
  RSB-895 AAC MEDICAID COVERAGE OF IN-HOME COUNSELING PROVIDED BY A HOME HEALTH CARE AGENCY.
02-26

  sSB-896 AA ESTABLISHING RATIONAL HOSPITAL PRICING.

SENATOR LOONEY, 11TH DIST.
02-26 03-07 HS - Joint Favorable
106

73
  RSB-897 AAC A MEDICAID RECIPIENT'S RIGHT TO SELECT A CAREGIVER.
02-26

  sSB-898 AA ESTABLISHING THE HISPANIC AND FELLOW COMMUNITIES OF COLOR NONPROFIT STABILIZATION AND GROWTH FUND.

REPRESENTATIVE CANDELARIA, 95TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE DELNICKI, 14TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE MCGEE, 5TH DIST.

et al
02-28 05-13 APP - Joint Favorable
03-07 HS - Joint Favorable
107

74
05-08 REF. BY SEN. TO COMM. ON APP
  RSB-899 AAC CHILDREN WHO TRANSFER FROM HUSKY A TO HUSKY B HEALTH CARE COVERAGE.

REPRESENTATIVE BUTLER, 72ND DIST.
02-28

  RSB-943 AAC MEDICAID TREATMENT OF AN INACCESSIBLE ASSET.
03-07

  RSB-944 AAC THE PROVISION OF SERVICES TO CHILDREN BY OCCUPATIONAL THERAPISTS.
03-07

  sSB-945 AAC THE INNOVATION INCENTIVE PROGRAM FOR NONPROFIT PROVIDERS OF HUMAN SERVICES.

REPRESENTATIVE COMEY, 102ND DIST.
SENATOR LOGAN, 17TH DIST.
SENATOR MARONEY, 14TH DIST.

et al
03-07 03-21 HS - Joint Favorable Substitute
528
727
245
06-05 HOUSE PASSED, SEN. AMEND. SCH. A
06-05 IN CONCURRENCE
06-05 SEN. ADOPTED SEN. AMEND. SCH. A
06-05 SEN. PASSED, SEN. AMEND. SCH. A
07-01 SIGNED BY GOVERNOR
06-27 TRANSMITTED TO SECRETARY OF THE STATE
06-27 TRANSMITTED BY SECRETARY OF THE STATE TO GOVERNOR
06-24 PA 19-127
  RSB-946 AAC DEADLINES APPLICABLE TO HEARING DECISIONS BY THE DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES.
03-07

  RSB-947 AA ESTABLISHING A NURSING HOME PROVIDER USER TAX EXEMPTION FOR MATTATUCK HEALTHCARE FACILITY, INC.
03-07

  RSB-1051 AA STRENGTHENING HOME CARE SERVICES.

SENATOR MOORE, 22ND DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE ELLIOTT, 88TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE TERCYAK, 26TH DIST.

et al
03-19 05-13 APP - Joint Favorable
03-21 HS - Joint Favorable
548

246
05-08 REF. BY SEN. TO COMM. ON APP
  sSB-1052 AA EXPANDING MEDICAID COVERAGE OF TELEHEALTH SERVICES.

REPRESENTATIVE WILSON PHEANIOUS, 53RD DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE RUTIGLIANO, 123RD DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE KLARIDES-DITRIA, 105TH DIST.

et al
03-19 03-21 HS - Joint Favorable
549
548
247
06-04 HOUSE PASSED, SEN. AMEND. SCH. A
06-04 IN CONCURRENCE
05-08 SEN. ADOPTED SEN. AMEND. SCH. A
05-08 SEN. PASSED, SEN. AMEND. SCH. A
06-28 SIGNED BY GOVERNOR
06-24 TRANSMITTED TO SECRETARY OF THE STATE
06-24 TRANSMITTED BY SECRETARY OF THE STATE TO GOVERNOR
06-18 PA 19-76
  sSB-1053 AA EXPANDING MEDICAID AND HUSKY B COVERAGE FOR CHILDREN.

REPRESENTATIVE LOPES, 24TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE WINKLER, 56TH DIST.
03-19 03-21 HS - Joint Favorable
550

248
  RSB-1065 AAC LONG-TERM CARE SERVICES.
03-19 03-21 HS - Joint Favorable
551
609
249
05-15 SEN. PASSED, SEN. AMEND. SCH. A
05-14 SEN. ADOPTED SEN. AMEND. SCH. A
  RSB-1066 AA PROVIDING A VOICE FOR NURSING HOME RESIDENTS SUBJECT TO TRANSFER DUE TO NURSING HOME CLOSURES OR RECEIVERSHIPS.

SENATOR KISSEL, 7TH DIST.
03-19

  sSB-1078 AAC DOULA CERTIFICATION AND MEDICAID REIMBURSEMENT FOR DOULA SERVICES.

SENATOR LOONEY, 11TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE PORTER, 94TH DIST.
SENATOR BERGSTEIN, 36TH DIST.

et al
03-21 04-22 JUD - Joint Favorable
03-26 HS - Joint Favorable
603
619
288
05-16 SEN. ADOPTED SEN. AMEND. SCH. A
05-16 SEN. PASSED, SEN. AMEND. SCH. A
04-17 REF. BY SEN. TO COMM. ON JUD
  sSB-1079 AAC NURSING HOME FACILITY MINIMUM STAFFING LEVELS.

REPRESENTATIVE COOK, 65TH DIST.
03-19 03-26 HS - Joint Favorable Substitute
570

282
  sSB-1080 AAC A TWO-GENERATIONAL INITIATIVE.

SENATOR MOORE, 22ND DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE ABERCROMBIE, 83RD DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE WINKLER, 56TH DIST.

et al
03-21 03-26 HS - Joint Favorable
604
571
289
06-04 HOUSE PASSED, SEN. AMEND. SCH. B
06-04 IN CONCURRENCE
05-09 SEN. ADOPTED SEN. AMEND. SCH. A
05-09 SENATE RECONSIDERED
05-09 SEN. ADOPTED SEN. AMEND. SCH. B
05-09 SEN. PASSED, SEN. AMEND. SCH. B
06-26 SIGNED BY GOVERNOR
06-24 TRANSMITTED TO SECRETARY OF THE STATE
06-24 TRANSMITTED BY SECRETARY OF THE STATE TO GOVERNOR
06-18 PA 19-78

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 #
  sHB-7090 AAC AN EQUITABLE MINIMUM METHADONE MAINTENANCE REIMBURSEMENT RATE UNDER THE MEDICAID PROGRAM.

REPRESENTATIVE PETIT, 22ND DIST.
SENATOR FORMICA, 20TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE RYAN, 139TH DIST.
02-19 05-13 APP - Joint Favorable
03-05 HS - Joint Favorable
68
61

05-10 REF. BY HOUSE TO COMMITTEE ON APP
  RHB-7091 AA PROHIBITING THE MISREPRESENTATION OF A DOG AS A SERVICE ANIMAL.
03-07

  sHB-7092 AA EXPANDING THE KATIE BECKETT WAIVER PROGRAM.

REPRESENTATIVE HAMPTON, 16TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE DATHAN, 142ND DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE KLARIDES, 114TH DIST.

et al
02-19 05-02 APP - Joint Favorable Substitute
03-05 HS - Joint Favorable
69
874
62

04-02 REF. BY HOUSE TO COMMITTEE ON APP
  RHB-7093 AA ESTABLISHING A TASK FORCE TO INCREASE EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES FOR PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES.

REPRESENTATIVE CARPINO, 32ND DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE GILCHREST, 18TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE HAMPTON, 16TH DIST.

et al
02-19 03-07 HS - Joint Favorable
89
910
79
521
05-15 HOUSE PASSED, HOUSE AMEND. SCH. A
06-04 SEN. PASSED, HO. AMEND. SCH. A
06-18 SIGNED BY GOVERNOR
06-17 TRANSMITTED TO SECRETARY OF THE STATE
06-17 TRANSMITTED BY SECRETARY OF THE STATE TO GOVERNOR
06-13 SA 19-12
  sHB-7094 AAC DIAPER ASSISTANCE FOR NEEDY FAMILIES.

REPRESENTATIVE GIBSON, 15TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE SANTIAGO, 84TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE FLOREN, 149TH DIST.

et al
02-19 05-13 APP - Joint Favorable
03-05 HS - Joint Favorable
70
965
63
573
05-20 HOUSE PASSED, HOUSE AMEND. SCH. A
05-10 REF. BY HOUSE TO COMMITTEE ON APP
  RHB-7121 AAC SEMI-MONTHLY TRANSFERS OF SUPPLEMENTAL NUTRITION BENEFITS.
02-28

  sHB-7122 AAC MOBILE DENTAL CLINICS.

SENATOR SOMERS, 18TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE BORER, 115TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE HAINES, 34TH DIST.

et al
02-19 05-13 APP - Joint Favorable
03-07 HS - Joint Favorable Substitute
91
81
574
05-20 HOUSE PASSED
05-10 REF. BY HOUSE TO COMMITTEE ON APP
06-05 SENATE PASSED
07-08 SIGNED BY GOVERNOR
06-27 TRANSMITTED TO SECRETARY OF THE STATE
06-27 TRANSMITTED BY SECRETARY OF THE STATE TO GOVERNOR
06-24 PA 19-149
  RHB-7123 AAC TELEPHONE WAIT TIMES FOR PERSONS CONTACTING THE DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES.

REPRESENTATIVE HAMPTON, 16TH DIST.
02-28

  sHB-7163 AAC THE DEPARTMENT ON AGING AND DISABILITY SERVICES AND MEALS ON WHEELS.

REPRESENTATIVE ARESIMOWICZ, 30TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE RITTER, 1ST DIST.
SENATOR LOONEY, 11TH DIST.

et al
03-14 03-19 HS - Joint Favorable Substitute
264
967
191
581
05-20 HOUSE PASSED, HOUSE AMEND. SCH. A
06-05 SEN. PASSED, HO. AMEND. SCH. A
07-08 SIGNED BY GOVERNOR
06-27 TRANSMITTED TO SECRETARY OF THE STATE
06-27 TRANSMITTED BY SECRETARY OF THE STATE TO GOVERNOR
06-24 PA 19-157
  sHB-7164 AA IMPLEMENTING THE GOVERNOR'S BUDGET RECOMMENDATIONS FOR HUMAN SERVICES.

REPRESENTATIVE ARESIMOWICZ, 30TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE RITTER, 1ST DIST.
SENATOR LOONEY, 11TH DIST.

et al
03-14 03-21 HS - Joint Favorable Substitute
463
308

  sHB-7165 AAC MEDICAID COVERAGE FOR DONOR BREAST MILK.

REPRESENTATIVE FREY, 111TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE KLARIDES, 114TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE PETIT, 22ND DIST.

et al
02-28 03-21 HS - Joint Favorable Substitute
423
994
275
602
05-22 HOUSE PASSED, HOUSE AMEND. SCH. A
06-04 SEN. PASSED, HO. AMEND. SCH. A
06-18 SIGNED BY GOVERNOR
06-17 TRANSMITTED TO SECRETARY OF THE STATE
06-17 TRANSMITTED BY SECRETARY OF THE STATE TO GOVERNOR
06-13 PA 19-48
  RHB-7166 AAC NONEMERGENCY MEDICAL TRANSPORTATION FOR MEDICAID BENEFICIARIES.

REPRESENTATIVE STEINBERG, 136TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE PETIT, 22ND DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE REYES, 75TH DIST.

et al
02-28 03-07 HS - Joint Favorable
94
1003
84
618
05-23 HOUSE PASSED, HOUSE AMEND. SCH. A
  RHB-7167 AA AUTHORIZING THE USE OF MILLER TRUSTS TO OBTAIN MEDICAID ELIGIBILITY.
02-26

  sHB-7168 AAC TRANSITIONAL SERVICES FOR CHILDREN WITH AUTISM SPECTRUM DISORDER.

REPRESENTATIVE BOLINSKY, 106TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE WINKLER, 56TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE TURCO, 27TH DIST.

et al
02-28 04-15 ED - Joint Favorable
03-19 HS - Joint Favorable Substitute
424
276
412
04-24 HOUSE PASSED
04-10 REF. BY HOUSE TO COMMITTEE ON ED
06-04 SENATE PASSED
06-21 SIGNED BY GOVERNOR
06-19 TRANSMITTED TO SECRETARY OF THE STATE
06-19 TRANSMITTED BY SECRETARY OF THE STATE TO GOVERNOR
06-13 PA 19-49
  RHB-7169 AAC RENEWAL APPLICATIONS FOR THE SUPPLEMENTAL NUTRITION ASSISTANCE PROGRAM.
02-26

  sHB-7230 AAC INTERPRETER STANDARDS.

REPRESENTATIVE KLARIDES-DITRIA, 105TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE RUTIGLIANO, 123RD DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE SANTIAGO, 84TH DIST.

et al
03-07 03-19 HS - Joint Favorable Substitute
430
941
282
535
05-16 HOUSE PASSED, HOUSE AMEND. SCH. A
06-05 SEN. PASSED, HO. AMEND. SCH. A
07-08 SIGNED BY GOVERNOR
06-28 TRANSMITTED TO SECRETARY OF THE STATE
06-28 TRANSMITTED BY SECRETARY OF THE STATE TO GOVERNOR
06-25 PA 19-170
  RHB-7231 AA EXPANDING THE ADULT FAMILY LIVING-FOSTER CARE PROGRAM TO PERSONS WITH INTELLECTUAL DISABILITIES.

REPRESENTATIVE WOOD, 141ST DIST.
03-07

  RHB-7232 AA ENHANCING THE SAFETY OF NURSING HOME RESIDENTS WITH VIDEO CAMERAS.
03-07

  RHB-7233 AA PROMOTING EFFICIENCY IN STATE BENEFIT PROGRAMS.
03-07

  RHB-7234 AAC ACCESS BY NURSING HOME RESIDENTS TO COMMUNITY TRANSPORTATION.
03-07

  sHB-7235 AAC ACCESS BY BLIND AND VISUALLY IMPAIRED PERSONS TO PUBLIC INFORMATION.
03-07 03-19 HS - Joint Favorable Substitute
350
228

  RHB-7335 AAC OUT-OF-STATE USE OF ELECTRONIC BENEFIT TRANSFER CARDS.
03-19

  RHB-7336 AA EXPANDING MENTAL AND BEHAVIORAL HEALTH CARE OPTIONS UNDER THE MEDICAID PROGRAM.
03-19

  RHB-7337 AAC THE DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES' ENERGY ASSISTANCE PAYMENTS.
03-19

  sHB-7338 AA INCREASING FUNDING FOR ELDERLY NUTRITION, ENSURING EQUITABLE RATES FOR PROVIDERS OF MEALS ON WHEELS AND COLLECTING DATA ON MALNUTRITION.
03-19 03-21 HS - Joint Favorable
503
332

04-17 REF. BY HOUSE TO COMMITTEE ON APP
  sHB-7339 AAC A PUBLIC INSURANCE OPTION.

REPRESENTATIVE JOHNSON, 49TH DIST.
03-19 03-21 HS - Joint Favorable Substitute
435
287

  sHB-7358 AAC MEDICAID COVERAGE OF CHIROPRACTIC SERVICES.
03-19 03-21 HS - Joint Favorable Substitute
504
333

  sHB-7359 AAC A LESBIAN, GAY, BISEXUAL, TRANSGENDER AND QUEER HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES NETWORK.

REPRESENTATIVE CURREY, 11TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE ALLIE-BRENNAN, 2ND DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE FELIPE, 130TH DIST.

et al
03-21 05-13 APP - Joint Favorable
03-26 HS - Joint Favorable
627
972
380
577
05-20 HOUSE PASSED, HOUSE AMEND. SCH. A,C
05-10 REF. BY HOUSE TO COMMITTEE ON APP

Section 7: CHANGE OF REFERENCE, SENATE

  Bill # Title Public Hearing Date Committee Action File # House Cal. # Senate Cal. # House Action Senate Action Governor's Action & Act #
  PSB-371 AA ESTABLISHING RATIONAL HOSPITAL PRICING.

SENATOR LOONEY, 11TH DIST.
02-01 PH - Change of Reference HS


  PSB-389 AAC THE CLOSING OF A REHABILITATION CENTER OR NURSING HOME FACILITY.

SENATOR KISSEL, 7TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE ARNONE, 58TH DIST.
02-08 PH - Change of Reference HS


  PSB-616 AAC THE PROVISION OF SOCIAL SERVICES IN HOSPITALS.

SENATOR KELLY, 21ST DIST.
02-01 PH - Change of Reference HS


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-5546 AA ESTABLISHING AN INTERNSHIP PROGRAM FOR ADULTS WITH AUTISM AND ALLOWING A BUSINESS TAX CREDIT FOR BUSINESSES THAT UTILIZE SUCH PROGRAM.

REPRESENTATIVE KUPCHICK, 132ND DIST.
02-05 HS - Change of Reference FIN
01-31 PH - Change of Reference HS


  PHB-6534 AAC ACCESS TO AFFORDABLE QUALITY HEALTH CARE.

REPRESENTATIVE LUXENBERG, 12TH DIST.
02-01 PH - Change of Reference HS