Human Services Committee Bill Record Book 6/14/2021

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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-82 AA REQUIRING DRIVERS OF PARATRANSIT VEHICLES TO BE MANDATED REPORTERS OF SUSPECTED ABUSE, NEGLECT, EXPLOITATION OR ABANDONMENT OF ELDERLY PERSONS.

SENATOR ANWAR, 3RD DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE SIMMS, 140TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE DIGIOVANCARLO, 74TH DIST.


  PSB-83 AA ELIMINATING PUBLIC ASSISTANCE FOR RESIDENTS WHO ABANDON STATE RESIDENCY.

SENATOR BERTHEL, 32ND DIST.


  PSB-84 AA PROHIBITING STATE RESIDENTS FROM USING ELECTRONIC BENEFIT TRANSFER CARDS OUTSIDE OF THE UNITED STATES.

SENATOR BERTHEL, 32ND DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE FISHBEIN, 90TH DIST.


  PSB-195 AA EXPANDING ACCESS TO MEDICAL ASSISTANCE.

SENATOR LOONEY, 11TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE ROSARIO, 128TH DIST.


  PSB-196 AA INCREASING THE PERSONAL NEEDS ALLOWANCE OF CERTAIN RESIDENTS OF LONG-TERM CARE FACILITIES.

SENATOR SOMERS, 18TH DIST.


  PSB-197 AA INCREASING MEDICAID REIMBURSEMENT FOR HOME CARE SERVICES.

SENATOR SOMERS, 18TH DIST.


  PSB-198 AA ESTABLISHING A PILOT PROGRAM TO PROVIDE A TAX CREDIT FOR HOSPITALS THAT OFFER IN-PATIENT TREATMENT FOR OPIOID ADDICTION.

SENATOR FORMICA, 20TH DIST.
02-04 HS - Change of Reference FIN


  PSB-302 AA REDUCING PARTICIPANT COSTS AND INCREASING ASSET LIMITS FOR THE CONNECTICUT HOME-CARE PROGRAM FOR THE ELDERLY.

SENATOR KELLY, 21ST DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE DIGIOVANCARLO, 74TH DIST.


  PSB-303 AA EXPANDING HOME-BASED AND COMMUNITY-BASED CARE FOR PERSONS WHO ARE ELDERLY OR WHO HAVE ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE.

SENATOR KELLY, 21ST DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE DIGIOVANCARLO, 74TH DIST.


  PSB-304 AA ESTABLISHING PRESUMPTIVE MEDICAID ELIGIBILITY FOR CERTAIN HOME CARE APPLICANTS.

SENATOR KELLY, 21ST DIST.


  PSB-305 AA FACILITATING PROPERTY TRANSFERS BY RECIPIENTS OF PUBLIC ASSISTANCE.

SENATOR KELLY, 21ST DIST.


  PSB-306 AA ESTABLISHING A PUBLIC-PRIVATE PARTNERSHIP TO DELIVER COST-EFFECTIVE HUMAN SERVICES AND DETER FRAUD.

SENATOR KELLY, 21ST DIST.


  PSB-307 AA REQUIRING FAIRNESS FOR FAMILIES IN MEDICAID ELIGIBILITY AND REIMBURSEMENT DETERMINATIONS.

SENATOR KELLY, 21ST DIST.


  PSB-308 AA REQUIRING PUBLIC ASSISTANCE BENEFICIARIES TO WORK OR VOLUNTEER.

SENATOR SAMPSON, 16TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE FISHBEIN, 90TH DIST.


  PSB-309 AA PROHIBITING THE USE OF ELECTRONIC BENEFIT TRANSFER CARDS AT CERTAIN ESTABLISHMENTS.

SENATOR SAMPSON, 16TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE FISHBEIN, 90TH DIST.


  PSB-310 AAC A FULLY STAFFED STATE MEDICAID FRAUD CONTROL UNIT.

SENATOR SAMPSON, 16TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE FISHBEIN, 90TH DIST.


  PSB-311 AAC A WORK REQUIREMENT FOR YOUNG ADULT MEDICAID BENEFICIARIES.

SENATOR SAMPSON, 16TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE PHIPPS, 100TH DIST.


  PSB-312 AA REQUIRING PUBLIC ASSISTANCE APPLICANTS TO PROVIDE PROOF OF CITIZENSHIP.

SENATOR SAMPSON, 16TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE FISHBEIN, 90TH DIST.


  PSB-313 AA DETERRING ABUSE OF PROTECTIONS AFFORDED TO OWNERS OF SERVICE ANIMALS.

SENATOR SAMPSON, 16TH DIST.


  PSB-489 AA INCREASING MEDICAID REIMBURSEMENT TO NURSING HOMES.

SENATOR SOMERS, 18TH DIST.


  PSB-490 AAC PAYMENT PARITY FOR HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES PROVIDERS.

SENATOR OSTEN, 19TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE RYAN, 139TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE JOHNSON, 49TH DIST.


  PSB-491 AAC AN ELDER CARE WORKFORCE GROUP.

SENATOR MARONEY, 14TH DIST.


  PSB-492 AA STRENGTHENING THE VOICE OF RESIDENTS, FAMILY MEMBERS AND OTHER RESPONSIBLE PERSONS IN DEVELOPMENT OF STATE-WIDE POLICIES CONCERNING VISITATION, USE OF TECHNOLOGY AND FAMILY ACCESS AT LONG-TERM CARE FACILITIES.

SENATOR OSTEN, 19TH DIST.


  PSB-493 AAC THE ESTABLISHMENT OF AN ESSENTIAL CAREGIVER PROGRAM.

SENATOR OSTEN, 19TH DIST.


  PSB-494 AAC THE STATE OMBUDSMAN'S OVERSIGHT OF SOCIALIZATION AND VISITATION POLICIES AT LONG-TERM CARE FACILITIES AND EXPANDING THE RESIDENTS' ADVOCATES PROGRAM.

SENATOR OSTEN, 19TH DIST.


  PSB-495 AA INCREASING MONEYS FOR THE SMALL HOSPITAL SUPPLEMENTAL PAYMENT POOL.

SENATOR FLEXER, 29TH DIST.


  PSB-496 AA ELIMINATING INCOME AND ASSET LIMITS FOR THE MED-CONNECT PROGRAM FOR PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES.

SENATOR LESSER, 9TH DIST.


  PSB-497 AA REQUIRING THE STATE TO PROVIDE MEDICAL ASSISTANCE FOR PRENATAL CARE.

SENATOR LESSER, 9TH DIST.


  PSB-762 AAC THE REPORTING OF FALSE CLAIMS OR OTHER ABUSE OF STATE ASSISTANCE PROGRAMS.

SENATOR CICARELLA, 34TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE FISHBEIN, 90TH DIST.


  PSB-826 AA CREATING A CAUSE OF ACTION AGAINST LICENSED NURSING HOME FACILITIES FOR NEGLIGENCE RELATED TO COVID-19.

SENATOR LESSER, 9TH DIST.


  PSB-827 AA REQUIRING EQUITABLE DISTRIBUTION OF STATE FUNDS FOR DIAPER BANKS AND AUTHORIZING DIAPER BANKS TO SET THEIR OWN ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA FOR NEEDY PARENTS TO RECEIVE ASSISTANCE.

SENATOR FLEXER, 29TH 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 EXPANDING ACCESS TO MEDICAL SPECIALISTS FOR MEDICAID BENEFICIARIES IN SOUTHEASTERN CONNECTICUT.

REPRESENTATIVE CONLEY, 40TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE SIMMS, 140TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE NOLAN, 39TH DIST.


  PHB-5111 AA AUTHORIZING THE USE OF MILLER TRUSTS TO OBTAIN MEDICAID ELIGIBILITY.

REPRESENTATIVE CONLEY, 40TH DIST.


  PHB-5112 AA TO EXPAND THE DIAPER BANK TO INCLUDE FEMININE HYGIENE PRODUCTS.

REPRESENTATIVE CONLEY, 40TH DIST.


  PHB-5113 AA REQUIRING ABLE-BODIED MEDICAID RECIPIENTS TO WORK OR VOLUNTEER.

REPRESENTATIVE PISCOPO, 76TH DIST.


  PHB-5114 AAC NONEMERGENCY TRANSPORTATION FOR NONAMBULATORY NURSING HOME RESIDENTS.

REPRESENTATIVE MCCARTY, 38TH DIST.


  PHB-5115 AA DETERRING FRAUD AND ABUSE IN PUBLIC ASSISTANCE PROGRAMS.

REPRESENTATIVE GREEN, 55TH DIST.


  PHB-5116 AA REVERSING REDUCED REIMBURSEMENT FOR RADIOLOGICAL PROCEDURES UNDER THE MEDICAID PROGRAM.

REPRESENTATIVE GENGA, 10TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE MICHEL, 146TH DIST.


  PHB-5117 AAC MEDICAID REIMBURSEMENT FOR MARITAL AND FAMILY THERAPISTS PERMITTED TO PRACTICE WITHOUT LICENSES DURING A PUBLIC HEALTH EMERGENCY.

REPRESENTATIVE LABRIOLA, 131ST DIST.


  PHB-5328 AA ADDING ACUPUNCTURIST AND CHIROPRACTOR SERVICES TO THE LIST OF REIMBURSABLE MEDICAID SERVICES.

REPRESENTATIVE GENGA, 10TH DIST.


  PHB-5329 AA EXPANDING MEDICAID COVERAGE FOR MATERNITY CARE TO TWELVE MONTHS POST-PREGNANCY.

REPRESENTATIVE GILCHREST, 18TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE SIMMONS, 144TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE ROCHELLE, 104TH DIST.

et al


  PHB-5330 AA PROVIDING WORK INCENTIVES FOR RECIPIENTS OF PUBLIC ASSISTANCE.

REPRESENTATIVE WILSON, 66TH DIST.


  PHB-5331 AA ESTABLISHING A CHILD SUPPORT ENFORCEMENT TASK FORCE.

REPRESENTATIVE LUXENBERG, 12TH DIST.


  PHB-5332 AAC REMOVING LIENS ON THE PROPERTY OF PUBLIC ASSISTANCE BENEFICIARIES.

REPRESENTATIVE LUXENBERG, 12TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE WINKLER, 56TH DIST.


  PHB-5333 AAC DATA COLLECTION TO PREVENT MALNUTRITION AMONG SENIOR CITIZENS.

REPRESENTATIVE COOK, 65TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE WINKLER, 56TH DIST.


  PHB-5334 AA EXPANDING ACCESS TO IN-HOME COUNSELING.

REPRESENTATIVE COOK, 65TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE WINKLER, 56TH DIST.


  PHB-5335 AAC PROVIDING MEDICAID REIMBURSEMENT FOR CHIROPRACTIC SERVICES.

REPRESENTATIVE COOK, 65TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE WINKLER, 56TH DIST.


  PHB-5336 AA REVERSING REDUCED MEDICAID REIMBURSEMENT RATES FOR RADIOLOGICAL PROCEDURES.

REPRESENTATIVE GILCHREST, 18TH DIST.


  PHB-5469 AA EXPANDING AUTISM SPECTRUM DISORDER SERVICES UNDER THE MEDICAID PROGRAM.

REPRESENTATIVE HAINES, 34TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE ELLIOTT, 88TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE FRANCE, 42ND DIST.

et al
02-04 HS - Change of Reference PH


  PHB-5470 AAC THE PROVISION OF TEMPORARY STATE SERVICES TO VICTIMS OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE.

REPRESENTATIVE CANDELORA, 86TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE DEVLIN, 134TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE O'DEA, 125TH DIST.

et al


  PHB-5669 AAC FUNDING AND OVERSIGHT OF FATHERHOOD INITIATIVES.

REPRESENTATIVE SANCHEZ, 25TH DIST.


  PHB-5670 AAC A WORK REQUIREMENT FOR RECIPIENTS OF PUBLIC ASSISTANCE.

REPRESENTATIVE FRANCE, 42ND DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE FISHBEIN, 90TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE DAUPHINAIS, 44TH DIST.

et al


  PHB-5671 AA EXPANDING MEDICAL ASSISTANCE FOR ADULTS WITH AUTISM SPECTRUM DISORDER.

REPRESENTATIVE ROJAS, 9TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE FISHBEIN, 90TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE ELLIOTT, 88TH DIST.

et al
02-17 PH - Change of Reference APP
02-04 HS - Change of Reference PH


  PHB-5672 AAC REQUESTS FOR PROPOSALS FOR TRAINING OF PERSONAL CARE ATTENDANTS.

REPRESENTATIVE CANDELORA, 86TH DIST.


  PHB-5673 AA REQUIRING ABLE-BODIED RECIPIENTS OF PUBLIC ASSISTANCE TO WORK OR VOLUNTEER.

REPRESENTATIVE REBIMBAS, 70TH DIST.


  PHB-5674 AAC EQUITY OF SERVICES FOR SENIOR CITIZENS.

REPRESENTATIVE GOUPIL, 35TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE BERGER-GIRVALO, 111TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE MORRIN BELLO, 28TH DIST.

et al


  PHB-5675 AA ELIMINATING IMMUNITY FOR NURSING HOMES AND OTHER HEALTH CARE PROVIDERS FOR NEGLIGENCE.

REPRESENTATIVE COOK, 65TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE WINKLER, 56TH DIST.


  PHB-5676 AAC ESSENTIAL CAREGIVERS.

REPRESENTATIVE LINEHAN, 103RD DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE REYES, 75TH DIST.


  sHB-5677 AAC THE AVAILABILITY OF COMMUNITY VIOLENCE PREVENTION SERVICES UNDER MEDICAID.

REPRESENTATIVE GILCHREST, 18TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE RITTER, 1ST DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE HALL, 7TH DIST.

et al
03-24 03-26 PH - Joint Favorable
03-17 HCO - DRAFTED BY COMMITTEE
02-17 PH - Vote to Draft
02-04 HS - Change of Reference PH
427
747
319
516
06-02 IN CONCURRENCE
05-25 HOUSE PASSED, HOUSE AMEND. SCH. A
06-02 SEN. PASSED, HO. AMEND. SCH. A
06-14 SIGNED BY GOVERNOR
06-08 TRANSMITTED TO SECRETARY OF THE STATE
06-08 TRANSMITTED BY SECRETARY OF THE STATE TO GOVERNOR
06-07 PA 21-36
  PHB-5678 AAC A MUNICIPALITY'S PARTICIPATION IN THE FEDERAL EMERGENCY FOOD ASSISTANCE PROGRAM.

REPRESENTATIVE FOSTER, 57TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE WELANDER, 114TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE KAVROS DEGRAW, 17TH DIST.

et al


  PHB-5904 AA REINSTITUTING THE MUNICIPAL HOUSING VOUCHER PROGRAM TO PREVENT HOMELESSNESS.

REPRESENTATIVE JOHNSON, 49TH DIST.
SENATOR FLEXER, 29TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE GODFREY, 110TH DIST.

et al
02-04 HS - Change of Reference HSG


  PHB-5905 AA FACILITATING THE SUPPLY OF FOOD AVAILABLE AT SMALLER, PRIVATE FOOD PANTRIES.

REPRESENTATIVE WELANDER, 114TH DIST.
SENATOR OSTEN, 19TH DIST.
02-16 HS - Change of Reference ENV


  PHB-5906 AA ADDING CHIROPRACTIC SERVICES TO THOSE COVERED UNDER THE MEDICAID PROGRAM.

REPRESENTATIVE PHIPPS, 100TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE WINKLER, 56TH DIST.


  PHB-5907 AA ESTABLISHING A STATE HOME HEALTH CARE/HOME HOSPICE OMBUDSMAN.

REPRESENTATIVE DATHAN, 142ND DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE NAPOLI, 73RD DIST.


  PHB-5908 AAC ATTORNEY GENERAL OVERSIGHT OF STATE GRANTS TO NONPROFIT PROVIDERS.

REPRESENTATIVE VARGAS, 6TH DIST.


  PHB-5909 AA ESTABLISHING THE HISPANIC AND COMMUNITIES OF COLOR NONPROFIT STABILIZATION AND GROWTH FUND.

REPRESENTATIVE CANDELARIA, 95TH DIST.


  PHB-6173 AAC QUALIFYING INCOME THRESHOLDS FOR STATE SERVICES AND BENEFITS AND THE CLIFF EFFECT.

REPRESENTATIVE NUCCIO, 53RD DIST.
02-10 FIN - Change of Reference HS


  PHB-6237 AA ALLOWING CERTAIN SUPPLEMENTAL NUTRITION ASSISTANCE BENEFICIARIES TO USE ELECTRONIC BENEFIT TRANSFER CARDS AT PARTICIPATING RESTAURANTS.

REPRESENTATIVE MILLER, 145TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE FISHBEIN, 90TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE MICHEL, 146TH DIST.


  PHB-6238 AA PROVIDING MEDICAID COVERAGE FOR CERTIFIED DIETITIAN-NUTRITIONISTS.

REPRESENTATIVE FOSTER, 57TH DIST.
SENATOR ANWAR, 3RD DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE KAVROS DEGRAW, 17TH DIST.

et al


  PHB-6334 AA PROVIDING MEDICAL ASSISTANCE TO LOW-INCOME RESIDENTS REGARDLESS OF IMMIGRATION STATUS.

REPRESENTATIVE GILCHREST, 18TH DIST.
SENATOR SLAP, 5TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE EXUM, 19TH DIST.

et al


  PHB-6363 AAC THERAPY DOGS FOR PERSONS WITH MENTAL HEALTH NEEDS.

REPRESENTATIVE RYAN, 139TH 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 #
  RSB-763 AA REQUIRING DRIVERS OF PARATRANSIT VEHICLES TO REPORT SUSPECTED ABUSE, NEGLECT, EXPLOITATION OR ABANDONMENT OF ELDERLY PERSONS.

SENATOR ANWAR, 3RD DIST.
SENATOR SOMERS, 18TH DIST.
SENATOR BERTHEL, 32ND DIST.

et al
02-16 05-03 JUD - Joint Favorable
02-23 HS - Joint Favorable
36
582
59
06-07 HOUSE PASSED
06-07 IN CONCURRENCE
06-02 SENATE PASSED
04-28 REF. BY SEN. TO COMM. ON JUD
  sSB-764 AAC MEDICAID PROVIDERS.

REPRESENTATIVE HUGHES, 135TH DIST.
02-16 05-03 APP - Joint Favorable
03-09 HS - Joint Favorable
109

118
04-28 REF. BY SEN. TO COMM. ON APP
  sSB-765 AAC ELIGIBILITY FOR THE CONNECTICUT HOME CARE PROGRAM FOR PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES.
02-16 02-23 HS - Joint Favorable
37

60
  RSB-853 AAC THE STATE-WIDE HEALTH INFORMATION EXCHANGE BOARD OF DIRECTORS.
02-16 02-23 HS - Joint Favorable
40

63
  RSB-854 AAC A LIST OF THE 100 MOST DELINQUENT CHILD SUPPORT OBLIGORS.
02-16 02-23 HS - Joint Favorable
41

64
  RSB-909 AAC CHANGES TO THE HUSKY B PROGRAM.

REPRESENTATIVE GUCKER, 138TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE BUTLER, 72ND DIST.
02-23 03-09 HS - Joint Favorable
129
357
129
06-07 HOUSE PASSED
06-07 IN CONCURRENCE
04-14 SENATE PASSED
  sSB-910 AA EXPANDING MEDICAID COVERAGE FOR POST-PARTUM CARE TO TWELVE MONTHS AFTER A MEDICAID BENEFICIARY GIVES BIRTH TO A CHILD.

REPRESENTATIVE GILCHREST, 18TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE GIBSON, 15TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE SIMMONS, 144TH DIST.
02-23 05-03 APP - Joint Favorable
03-09 HS - Joint Favorable Substitute
130

130
04-28 REF. BY SEN. TO COMM. ON APP
  sSB-911 AA REQUIRING THE STATE TO PROVIDE MEDICAL ASSISTANCE FOR PRENATAL CARE.

REPRESENTATIVE NOLAN, 39TH DIST.
02-23 03-09 HS - Joint Favorable
115

124
04-28 REF. BY SEN. TO COMM. ON APP
  sSB-912 AAC FUNDING AND OVERSIGHT OF FATHERHOOD INITIATIVES.
02-23 03-31 HS - Joint Favorable Substitute
514
530
309
05-19 SEN. ADOPTED SEN. AMEND. SCH. A
05-19 SEN. PASSED, SEN. AMEND. SCH. A
  sSB-913 AA REQUIRING FAIRNESS FOR FAMILIES IN MEDICAID ELIGIBILITY AND REIMBURSEMENT DETERMINATIONS.

REPRESENTATIVE MICHEL, 146TH DIST.
02-23 03-09 HS - Joint Favorable Substitute
131

131
04-28 REF. BY SEN. TO COMM. ON APP
  sSB-955 AAC REVISIONS TO OBSOLETE PROVISIONS OF THE GENERAL STATUTES AFFECTING THE DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES.

REPRESENTATIVE SIMMS, 140TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE GUCKER, 138TH DIST.
03-04 03-31 HS - Joint Favorable Substitute
515
502
310
06-07 HOUSE PASSED, SEN. AMEND. SCH. A
06-07 IN CONCURRENCE
05-13 SEN. ADOPTED SEN. AMEND. SCH. A
05-13 SEN. PASSED, SEN. AMEND. SCH. A
  RSB-956 AA PROVIDING MEDICAL ASSISTANCE TO CERTAIN INDIVIDUALS REGARDLESS OF IMMIGRATION STATUS.

REPRESENTATIVE MICHEL, 146TH DIST.
SENATOR LOONEY, 11TH DIST.
SENATOR WINFIELD, 10TH DIST.

et al
03-11 05-10 APP - Joint Favorable
04-01 HS - Joint Favorable
516

306
05-05 REF. BY SEN. TO COMM. ON APP
  RSB-957 AA EXPANDING ACCESS TO IN-HOME COUNSELING.

REPRESENTATIVE SIMMS, 140TH DIST.
03-11

  RSB-958 AA ALLOWING CERTAIN SUPPLEMENTAL NUTRITION ASSISTANCE BENEFICIARIES TO USE ELECTRONIC BENEFIT TRANSFER CARDS AT PARTICIPATING RESTAURANTS.
03-04

  RSB-979 AA EXPANDING ACCESS TO MEDICAL SPECIALISTS FOR MEDICAID BENEFICIARIES IN SOUTHEASTERN CONNECTICUT.

REPRESENTATIVE NOLAN, 39TH DIST.
03-11

  RSB-980 AA ELIMINATING INCOME AND ASSET LIMITS FOR THE MED-CONNECT PROGRAM FOR PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES.

SENATOR LOONEY, 11TH DIST.
03-11 03-31 HS - Joint Favorable
517

311
04-28 REF. BY SEN. TO COMM. ON APP
  RSB-981 AAC PAYMENT PARITY FOR HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES PROVIDERS.
03-11 03-18 HS - Joint Favorable
322

211
  RSB-1054 AA ESTABLISHING A STATE HOME HEALTH AND HOSPICE OMBUDSMAN.

REPRESENTATIVE SIMMS, 140TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE DATHAN, 142ND DIST.
03-25

  sSB-1055 AAC THE DEPARTMENT OF AGING AND DISABILITY SERVICES.

REPRESENTATIVE SIMMS, 140TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE GUCKER, 138TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE KENNEDY, 119TH DIST.

et al
03-25 03-31 HS - Joint Favorable
492
588
288
06-07 HOUSE PASSED, SEN. AMEND. SCH. A
06-07 IN CONCURRENCE
06-02 SEN. ADOPTED SEN. AMEND. SCH. A
06-02 SEN. PASSED, SEN. AMEND. SCH. A
  sSB-1056 AA EXPANDING ACCESS TO MEDICAL ASSISTANCE.

REPRESENTATIVE SIMMS, 140TH DIST.
SENATOR LOONEY, 11TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE MICHEL, 146TH DIST.
03-25 04-01 HS - Joint Favorable Substitute
521

307
04-28 REF. BY SEN. TO COMM. ON APP
  sSB-1057 AAC MINIMUM STAFFING LEVELS IN NURSING HOMES.

REPRESENTATIVE SIMMS, 140TH DIST.
03-25 04-01 HS - Joint Favorable
522

308
  sSB-1090 AA ESTABLISHING A COMMISSION TO STUDY A HUSKY FOR ALL SINGLE PAYER, UNIVERSAL HEALTH CARE PROGRAM.

REPRESENTATIVE MICHEL, 146TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE HUGHES, 135TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE PORTER, 94TH DIST.

et al
03-30 04-01 HS - Joint Favorable Substitute
526

312
04-28 REF. BY SEN. TO COMM. ON APP

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-6317 AA PROHIBITING DISCHARGES FROM NURSING HOMES AND RESIDENTIAL CARE HOMES TO TEMPORARY OR UNSTABLE HOUSING.

REPRESENTATIVE JOHNSON, 49TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE REYES, 75TH DIST.
02-16 04-15 PH - Joint Favorable
03-18 HS - Joint Favorable Substitute
259
213

04-13 REF. BY HOUSE TO COMMITTEE ON PH
  sHB-6318 AAC SERVICE ANIMALS.

REPRESENTATIVE MICHEL, 146TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE TURCO, 27TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE QUINN, 82ND DIST.

et al
02-16 04-19 LAB - Joint Favorable
03-09 HS - Joint Favorable Substitute
119
118
364
04-26 HOUSE PASSED
04-13 REF. BY HOUSE TO COMMITTEE ON LAB
  sHB-6319 AAC PAYMENT RECOVERIES AND INCENTIVES UNDER PUBLIC ASSISTANCE PROGRAMS.

REPRESENTATIVE ROCHELLE, 104TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE SMITH, 48TH DIST.
02-16 04-20 JUD - Joint Favorable
02-23 HS - Joint Favorable
22
52
500
05-24 HOUSE PASSED
04-13 REF. BY HOUSE TO COMMITTEE ON JUD
06-04 SENATE PASSED
06-10 TRANSMITTED TO SECRETARY OF THE STATE
06-10 TRANSMITTED BY SECRETARY OF THE STATE TO GOVERNOR
06-09 PA 21-65
  sHB-6320 AAC THE AUTISM SPECTRUM DISORDER ADVISORY COUNCIL.

REPRESENTATIVE FISHBEIN, 90TH DIST.
SENATOR FORMICA, 20TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE CHEESEMAN, 37TH DIST.

et al
02-16 02-23 HS - Joint Favorable
23
53
424
05-11 HOUSE PASSED
06-04 SENATE PASSED
06-10 TRANSMITTED TO SECRETARY OF THE STATE
06-10 TRANSMITTED BY SECRETARY OF THE STATE TO GOVERNOR
06-09 PA 21-66
  RHB-6416 AAC THE REMOVAL OF LIENS ON THE PROPERTY OF PUBLIC ASSISTANCE BENEFICIARIES.

REPRESENTATIVE HUGHES, 135TH DIST.
02-16

  RHB-6469 AAC THE CONNECTICUT HOME-CARE PROGRAM FOR THE ELDERLY.

REPRESENTATIVE MICHEL, 146TH DIST.
02-23 04-21 APP - Joint Favorable
03-09 HS - Joint Favorable
122
121

04-05 REF. BY HOUSE TO COMMITTEE ON APP
  sHB-6470 AAC HOME HEALTH, TELEHEALTH AND UTILIZATION REVIEW.

REPRESENTATIVE HORN, 64TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE SIMMS, 140TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE ROCHELLE, 104TH DIST.

et al
02-23 03-18 HS - Joint Favorable Substitute
265
772
219
531
06-08 IN CONCURRENCE
05-27 HOUSE PASSED, HOUSE AMEND. SCH. A
06-08 SEN. PASSED, HO. AMEND. SCH. A
  RHB-6471 AA ESTABLISHING A PUBLIC-PRIVATE PARTNERSHIP TO DELIVER COST-EFFECTIVE HUMAN SERVICES AND DETER FRAUD.

REPRESENTATIVE SIMMS, 140TH DIST.
02-23

  RHB-6472 AAC TELEHEALTH.

REPRESENTATIVE BOLINSKY, 106TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE SIMMS, 140TH DIST.
02-23

  RHB-6473 AA EXPANDING THE DIAPER BANK TO INCLUDE FEMININE HYGIENE PRODUCTS.

REPRESENTATIVE HUGHES, 135TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE MICHEL, 146TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE SIMMS, 140TH DIST.
02-23 03-09 HS - Joint Favorable
123
122

04-26 REF. BY HOUSE TO COMMITTEE ON APP
  RHB-6518 AA PROVIDING MEDICAID COVERAGE FOR CERTIFIED DIETITIAN-NUTRITIONISTS.

REPRESENTATIVE MILLER, 145TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE BERGER-GIRVALO, 111TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE PHIPPS, 100TH DIST.

et al
03-04

  sHB-6519 AAC DATA COLLECTION TO PREVENT MALNUTRITION AMONG SENIOR CITIZENS.

REPRESENTATIVE SIMMS, 140TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE CONLEY, 40TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE FOSTER, 57TH DIST.

et al
03-04 03-31 HS - Joint Favorable Substitute
502
369
410
05-06 HOUSE PASSED
  sHB-6520 AAC THE PROVISION OF TEMPORARY STATE SERVICES TO VICTIMS OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCE.

REPRESENTATIVE VEACH, 30TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE BUCKBEE, 67TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE HOWARD, 43RD DIST.

et al
03-04 03-18 HS - Joint Favorable Substitute
343
773
259
532
05-27 HOUSE PASSED, HOUSE AMEND. SCH. A
  sHB-6560 AAC TIMELY PAYMENTS AND TRAINING FOR PERSONAL CARE ATTENDANTS.
03-11 03-18 HS - Joint Favorable Substitute
307
239

  RHB-6561 AAC MEDICAID REIMBURSEMENT FOR MARITAL AND FAMILY THERAPISTS PERMITTED TO PRACTICE WITHOUT LICENSES DURING A PUBLIC HEALTH EMERGENCY.
03-11

  RHB-6562 AAC CHILD SUPPORT ENFORCEMENT.
03-11

  RHB-6563 AA ELIMINATING ADMINISTRATIVE BARRIERS TO A COMMUNITY'S PARTICIPATION IN THE FEDERAL EMERGENCY FOOD ASSISTANCE PROGRAM.
03-11

  sHB-6634 AAC ESSENTIAL SUPPORT PERSONS AND A STATE-WIDE VISITATION POLICY FOR RESIDENTS OF LONG-TERM CARE FACILITIES.

REPRESENTATIVE THOMAS, 143RD DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE MICHEL, 146TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE ZAWISTOWSKI, 61ST DIST.

et al
03-25 03-31 HS - Joint Favorable
506
373
466
05-19 HOUSE PASSED
06-04 SENATE PASSED
  sHB-6635 AAC TEMPORARY FAMILY ASSISTANCE.

REPRESENTATIVE REYES, 75TH DIST.
03-25 05-03 APP - Joint Favorable
04-01 HS - Joint Favorable Substitute
507
374

04-26 REF. BY HOUSE TO COMMITTEE ON APP
  RHB-6636 AAC COVID-19 AND ENHANCED FEDERAL MEDICAID FUNDING.
03-25 03-31 HS - Joint Favorable
508
375

  sHB-6637 AAC A MENTAL HEALTH BILL OF RIGHTS FOR DEAF, DEAFBLIND AND HARD OF HEARING PERSONS.

REPRESENTATIVE FUSCO, 81ST DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE MESKERS, 150TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE NUCCIO, 53RD DIST.

et al
03-25 04-01 HS - Joint Favorable Substitute
509
712
376
472
05-19 HOUSE PASSED, HOUSE AMEND. SCH. A
06-04 SEN. PASSED, HO. AMEND. SCH. A

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 #
  RSB-974 AAC HOMEMAKER AND COMPANION SERVICES.
03-09 03-11 AGE - Joint Favorable Change of Reference HS


Section 10: REFERRED FROM THE HOUSE FLOOR

  Bill # Title Public Hearing Date Committee Action File # House Cal. # Senate Cal. # House Action Senate Action Governor's Action & Act #
  sHB-6229 AA ADDRESSING THE NEEDS OF FOOD-INSECURE STUDENTS AT PUBLIC INSTITUTIONS OF HIGHER EDUCATION.

REPRESENTATIVE FOSTER, 57TH DIST.
REPRESENTATIVE ELLIOTT, 88TH DIST.
SENATOR HASKELL, 26TH DIST.

et al
03-02 04-09 HS - Joint Favorable
03-11 HED - Joint Favorable Substitute
02-23 HCO - DRAFTED BY COMMITTEE
02-04 HED - Vote to Draft
151
675
140
415
05-06 HOUSE PASSED, HOUSE AMEND. SCH. A
04-06 REF. BY HOUSE TO COMMITTEE ON HS
  RHB-6456 AA ESTABLISHING A TASK FORCE TO PROTECT SENIOR CITIZENS FROM FRAUD.

REPRESENTATIVE BOLINSKY, 106TH DIST.
02-23 04-09 HS - Joint Favorable
03-02 AGE - Joint Favorable
74
93

04-05 REF. BY HOUSE TO COMMITTEE ON HS

Section 11: GOVERNOR'S BILLS AND ECERTS

  Bill # Title Public Hearing Date Committee Action File # House Cal. # Senate Cal. # House Action Senate Action Governor's Action & Act #
  sHB-6446 AAC THE GOVERNOR'S BUDGET RECOMMENDATIONS FOR HUMAN SERVICES.
03-04 03-18 HS - Joint Favorable Substitute
263
217

04-26 REF. BY HOUSE TO COMMITTEE ON APP