Behavioral Health Focus Area


   OLR Reports  

Report No.  Report Title  Link to pdf 
2014-R-0236 STATE STRATEGIES FOR ADDRESSING PRESCRIPTION DRUG ABUSE(pdf)
2014-R-0253 MENTAL ILLNESS AND FIREARM LAWS(pdf)
2014-R-0215 DCF THERAPEUTIC GROUP HOME CLOSURES(pdf)
2014-R-0159 ACTS AFFECTING HEALTH PROFESSIONS(pdf)
2014-R-0164 ACTS AFFECTING PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES(pdf)
2014-R-0163 BEHAVIORAL HEALTH AND SCHOOL SAFETY LEGISLATION, 2013 AND 2014(pdf)
2014-R-0150 2013 AND 2014 LEGISLATION AFFECTING ACCESS TO MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES(pdf)
2014-R-0143 OLR BACKGROUNDER: STATE-MANDATED HEALTH INSURANCE BENEFITS(pdf)
2014-R-0078 CONNECTICUT GROUP HOMES(pdf)
2014-R-0123 POST-TRAUMATIC STRESS DISORDER (PTSD)(pdf)
2014-R-0098 INTELLECTUAL DISABILITY(pdf)
2014-R-0040 INITIATIVES TO HELP ELDERLY PARENTS OF INTELLECTUALLY DISABLED PERSONS(pdf)
2014-R-0031 CHRONIC CARE IN MEDICAID AND PUBLIC HEALTH(pdf)
2014-R-0026 ABORTION CLINICS IN CONNECTICUT-UPDATE(pdf)
2014-R-0017 RECERTIFICATION OF INTELLECTUAL DISABILITIES FOR STATE PROGRAMS(pdf)
2013-R-0462 CONNECTICUT BEHAVIORAL HEALTH PARTNERSHIP (CT BHP) AND EARLY AND PERIOD SCREENING, DIAGNOSIS, AND TREATMENT (EPSDT)(pdf)
2013-R-0450 SUICIDE RATES(pdf)
2013-R-0437 FEDERAL MENTAL HEALTH PARITY INSURANCE REQUIREMENTS(pdf)
2013-R-0427 STATUS OF MENTAL HEALTH CARE BLUEPRINT RECOMMENDATIONS(pdf)
2013-R-0424 HEALTHCARE INNOVATION PLAN(pdf)
2013-R-0423 TELEPHARMACY(pdf)
2013-R-0402 HEALTH EXCHANGE EMPLOYEES AND THEIR ROLES(pdf)
2013-R-0399 EMERGENCY STOCKS OF EPIPENS IN SCHOOLS(pdf)
2013-R-0395 PRESCRIPTION DRUG ABUSE(pdf)
2013-R-0385 2013 LEGISLATION IMPACTING CHILDREN WITH SPECIAL NEEDS(pdf)
2013-R-0380 MENTAL HEALTH DAY TREATMENT FACILITIES FOR CHILDREN AND ADOLESCENTS(pdf)
2013-R-0377 SYNTHETIC DRUG “2C-P”(pdf)
2013-R-0376 TEEN PREGNANCY(pdf)
2013-R-0348 CONNECTICUT NEWBORN SCREENING REQUIREMENTS(pdf)
2013-R-0347 CONNECTICUT'S UMBILICAL CORD BLOOD LAW(pdf)
2013-R-0337 HEALTH FREEDOM(pdf)
2013-R-0324 NONPROFIT HOSPITAL CONVERSIONS IN CONNECTICUT, MASSACHUSETTS, AND RHODE ISLAND(pdf)
2013-R-0319 MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES FOR TEENAGERS AND YOUNG ADULTS(pdf)
2013-R-0316 INFECTION CONTROL IN ALZHEIMER’S SPECIAL CARE UNITS(pdf)
2013-R-0300 AFFORDABLE CARE ACT——QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS(pdf)
2013-R-0293 EDUCATIONAL AND TRAINING REQUIREMENTS FOR LICENSURE OF PHYSICIANS AND NURSES(pdf)
2013-R-0271 COMPARISON OF MEDICAL MARIJUANA PROGRAMS(pdf)
2013-R-0263 URGENT CARE CENTERS(pdf)
2013-R-0238 ABORTION CLINICS IN CONNECTICUT(pdf)
2013-R-0189 DIABETES PROGRAMS AND LAWS(pdf)
2013-R-0171 WATER FLUORIDATION(pdf)
2013-R-0151 DIRECT PATIENT ACCESS TO LAB TEST RESULTS(pdf)
2013-R-0149 REGULATION OF NURSE MIDWIVES IN CONNECTICUT(pdf)
2013-R-0133 MENTAL HEALTH REPORTING IN SCHOOLS(pdf)
2013-R-0129 PROPOSED DMHAS/DOC NURSING HOME IN ROCKY HILL(pdf)
2013-R-0125 MENTAL HEALTH FIRST AID TRAINING(pdf)
2013-R-0105 UPDATED REPORT: INVOLUNTARY OUTPATIENT MENTAL HEALTH TREATMENT LAWS(pdf)
2013-R-0102 CIVIL COMMITMENT OF CHILDREN(pdf)
2013-R-0089 DUTY OF MENTAL HEALTH PROFESSIONALS TO WARN OF POTENTIALLY VIOLENT CONDUCT BY PATIENTS(pdf)
2013-R-0087 CONCISE SUMMARY OF CIVIL COMMITMENT LAWS(pdf)
2013-R-0086 MENTAL HEALTH PARITY(pdf)
2013-R-0082 BEHAVIORAL HEALTH CRISIS INTERVENTION SERVICES FOR CHILDREN(pdf)
2013-R-0081 CHILDREN'S MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES(pdf)
2013-R-0078 EFFECTIVENESS OF MAINE LAW BANNING SMOKING IN VEHICLES WITH MINOR PASSENGERS(pdf)
2013-R-0045 THE CONNECTICUT BEHAVIORAL HEALTH PARTNERSHIP(pdf)
2013-R-0041 INVOLUNTARY CIVIL COMMITMENT AND PATIENTS’ RIGHTS(pdf)
2013-R-0035 MEDICAID NON-EMERGENCY TRANSPORTATION(pdf)
2013-R-0026 OLR BACKGROUNDER: 2012 OUTPATIENT CIVIL COMMITMENT BILL(pdf)
2013-R-0021 BLOOD DONATIONS BY MINORS IN RHODE ISLAND(pdf)
2013-R-0011 MASSACHUSETTS CHILD PSYCHIATRY ACCESS PROJECT(pdf)
2012-R-0547 SMOKING ON PUBLIC BEACHES(pdf)
2012-R-0541 BANS ON SMOKING IN VEHICLES CARRYING CHILDREN(pdf)
2012-R-0536 FLORIDA LAW ON SUBSTANCE ABUSE TREATMENT(pdf)
2012-R-0522 HEALTH INSURANCE OPTIONS FOR SMALL EMPLOYERS, INCLUDING SELF-EMPLOYED INDIVIDUALS(pdf)
2012-R-0514 THE CONNECTICUT VACCINE PROGRAM(pdf)
2012-R-0511 MEDICAL MARIJUANA PROGRAM(pdf)
2012-R-0510 OLR BACKGROUNDER: PATIENT ACCESS TO MEDICAL RECORDS(pdf)
2012-R-0503 POST-SECONDARY INSTITUTION IMMUNIZATION REQUIREMENTS IN CONNECTICUT AND NEW YORK(pdf)
2012-R-0497 MEDICAID AUTISM WAIVER(pdf)
2012-R-0481 NEW YORK'S LONG-TERM HOME HEALTH CARE PROGRAM(pdf)
2012-R-0467 SHOCK THERAPY STATUTE(pdf)
2012-R-0435 IMMUNIZATION REQUIREMENTS FOR PRESCHOOLERS(pdf)
2012-R-0432 REPORTING OF WEST NILE VIRUS CASES(pdf)
2012-R-0420 CHRONIC DISEASES(pdf)
2012-R-0402 CIGARETTE SMOKING AND SCHIZOPHRENIA(pdf)
2012-R-0373 FLORIDA MALPRACTICE LAWS AND HEALTH COURTS(pdf)
2012-R-0302 BLOOD DONATIONS(pdf)
2012-R-0299 ADULT DAY CARE FOR YOUNGER ADULT WITH DISABILITIES(pdf)
2012-R-0296 TELEMEDICINE AND TELEHEALTH(pdf)
2012-R-0229 STERILE INSTRUMENTS IN HOSPITALS(pdf)
2012-R-0217 COMMITMENT FOR SUBSTANCE ABUSE DISORDERS(pdf)
2012-R-0192 INSURANCE COVERAGE FOR CONTRACEPTION(pdf)
2012-R-0187 DEFIBRILLATORS(pdf)
2012-R-0171 STATE PHARMACEUTICAL ASSISTANCE PROGRAMS(pdf)
2012-R-0149 STATE LYME DISEASE STUDIES(pdf)
2012-R-0142 HUSKY NONPROFIT EMPLOYERS(pdf)
2012-R-0103 “PREDICTIVE NEGLECT” CASES BASED ON PARENT’S MENTAL HEALTH(pdf)
2012-R-0087 MEDICATION AND BLOOD GLUCOSE TESTING IN SCHOOL(pdf)
2012-R-0055 SYSTEMS OF CARE(pdf)
2012-R-0048 BASIC HEALTH PROGRAM(pdf)
2012-R-0022 ESSENTIAL HEALTH BENEFITS PACKAGE(pdf)
2011-R-0503 COBRA CONTINUATION OF GROUP HEALTH BENEFITS 
2011-R-0501 USE OF MERCURY AMALGAM 
2011-R-0439 CONNECTICUT’S CHILDHOOD IMMUNIZATION PROGRAM 
2011-R-0438 INVOLUNTARY OUTPATIENT MENTAL HEALTH TREATMENT LAWS 
2011-R-0358 HPV REPORTING IN CONNECTICUT AND OTHER STATES 
2011-R-0297 HOSPITAL INFECTION CONTROL 
2011-R-0293 PULSE OXIMETRY SCREENING OF NEWBORNS 
2011-R-0284 NO-SMOKING ROOMS IN CONNECTICUT HOTELS AND MOTELS 
2010-R-0522 “FAKE POT” PRODUCTS 
2010-R-0380 OLR BACKGROUNDER: FEDERAL HEALTH CARE REFORM-GRANTS FOR WORKPLACE WELLNESS PROGRAMS 
2010-R-0375 OLR BACKGROUNDER: BEDBUG LEGISLATION-NEW YORK 
2010-R-0352 MERCURY-FREE VACCINE LEGISLATION IN OTHER STATES 
2010-R-0311 PATIENT-CENTERED MEDICAL HOMES AND HEALTH CARE REFORM 
2010-R-0304 OLR BACKGROUNDER: FEDERAL HEALTH CARE REFORM: LONG-TERM CARE PROVISIONS 
2010-R-0281 NURSING HOMES ON STRIKE 
2010-R-0121 DIABETIC NEUROPATHY AND INSURANCE COVERAGE 
2010-R-0001 BLEEDING DISORDER LEGISLATION IN OTHER STATES 
2009-R-0468 TOBACCO DEPENDENCE TREATMENT PROGRAMS 
2009-R-0404 BIOMONITORING 
2009-R-0400 BLEEDING DISORDER LEGISLATION 
2009-R-0373 CHILDHOOD IMMUNIZATIONS 
2009-R-0372 WOMEN’S HEALTH-RELATED LEGISLATION 
2009-R-0365 CHIROPRACTOR LICENSURE 
2009-R-0307 TANNING BEDS 
2009-R-0289 UMBILICAL CORD BLOOD BANKS-OTHER STATES’ ACTIVITIES 
2009-R-0200 OBESITY-RELATED LEGISLATION 

   Public Act Summaries  

Summary Number  Summary Title  Link to pdf 
SUM00148 AN ACT CONCERNING THE ESTABLISHMENT OF THE SUSTINET PLAN 

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