Senate Committee on Health and Welfare
May 26, 2010
9:00 am
John J. Hainkel, Jr. Room

Adjourned
 



  BLUE = already considered.   RED = currently being considered.   BLACK = not yet considered.
 **Click on an instrument for additional information.  Click on an author for the author's home page.

 
 
 

CALL TO ORDER

ROLL CALL

APPROVAL OF MINUTES
 May 19, 2010

LEGISLATION TO BE CONSIDERED
 SB563CHEEKNURSING HOMES - Makes changes to the nursing home reimbursement methodology. (8/15/10) (EN SD RV See Note)
 SB766MCPHERSONHEALTH CARE - Provides for a common reimbursement methodology for community mental health centers and community mental health clinics. (8/15/10)
 HB174J.EDWARDSSUNSET LAW - Re-creates the Dept. of Veterans Affairs
 HB343WILLMOTTNURSES - Provides authority for registered nurses to administer anesthetic doses through perineural catheters
 HB504WILLMOTTCHILDREN/NEWBORNS - Requires instruction on safe haven infant relinquishments for certain individuals and provides for safe haven training and public information requirements (EN GF EX See Note)
 HB741ROBERT JOHNSONSOCIAL SERVICES DEPT - Provides relative to child support programs
 HB813KATZBOARDS/COMMISSIONS - Expands the La. State Board of Medical Examiners' authority to assess and collect costs and fines (EN +$74,000 SG RV See Note)
 HB865BURFORDMILITARY AFFAIRS - Requires that the Dept. of Health and Hospitals continue disability waiver benefits for family of military on active duty who have temporarily relocated to another state due to military assignment (EN NO IMPACT See Note)
 HB960BURFORDBOARDS/COMMISSIONS - Provides for a schedule of fees and costs which may be imposed by the Board of Examiners of Nursing Facility Administrators
 HB963KATZPHYSICIANS - Establishes a volunteer license as a category of medical licensure issued by the La. State Board of Medical Examiners
 HB964ROBERT JOHNSONSOCIAL SERVICES DEPT - Provides for the collection of medical support for minor children subject to child support orders
 HB978NOWLINDENTISTRY/DENTISTS - Provides relative to the employment of persons licensed by the La. State Board of Dentistry by nonprofit entities which meet certain requirements of the Public Health Service Act
 HB985BODI WHITEHEALTH SERVICES - Establishes the La. Emergency Response Network as the lead agency to govern, develop, and manage a comprehensive statewide trauma system that would address trauma and time-sensitive illness (EN INCREASE SD EX See Note)
 HB987SMITHHEALTH CARE/RECORDS - Prohibits laboratory or medical facilities from withholding test results to individuals
 HB1120ROBERT JOHNSONHEALTH SERVICES - Extends the moratorium on licensure of additional methadone maintenance programs, provides for exceptions to the moratorium, and creates a methadone maintenance program needs assessment task force
 HB1185NOWLINHEALTH/HOME CARE - Creates the Home- and Community-Based Long-Term Care Act (EN NO IMPACT See Note)
 HB1247HOFFMANNINSURANCE/HEALTH - Prohibits coverage of elective abortions by health insurance issuers
 HB1370FRED MILLSABORTION - Provides for license actions imposed against outpatient abortion facilities

CONSIDERATION OF ANY OTHER MATTERS THAT MAY COME BEFORE THE COMMITTEE

ADJOURNMENT