Senate Committee on Health and Welfare
June 15, 2011
9:00 am
John J. Hainkel, Jr. Room

Adjourned
 
* Agenda Revised June 14, 2011, 3:51 pm *
Revision Notes: ADDED: HCR 164 DELETED: SR 83

 



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CALL TO ORDER

ROLL CALL

APPROVAL OF MINUTES
 June 8, 2011

LEGISLATION TO BE CONSIDERED
 SR81FRED MILLSHEALTH CARE - Creates the Legislative Workgroup on Electronic Prescribing to study and make recommendations concerning electronic prescribing.
 HCR54HOFFMANNCONGRESS - Memorializes congress to defund and appropriate no future funding to Planned Parenthood
 HCR88LEGEREXCEPTIONAL PERSONS - Requests that the La. State Law Institute evaluate current terminology and recommend new terminology when referencing persons with disabilities in La. law
 HCR164KATZMEDICAID - Urges and requests DHH to study the health impacts and fiscal benefits to La. of implementing a Medicaid 1115 demonstration waiver to expand services to people living with HIV and to report study results to certain legislative committees
 HB7LABRUZZOWELFARE - Requires at least twenty percent of recipients of cash assistance through the Family Independence Temporary Assistance Program to be randomly drug tested prior to receiving benefits (RE +$46,244 GF EX See Note)
 HB194P.WILLIAMSHEALTH - Requires the Dept. of Children and Family Services to provide certain educational services within the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program and to report to the House and Senate health and welfare committees on service outcomes
 HB326RITCHIENURSING HOMES - Repeals exemption for Washington Parish from the moratorium on additional nursing facilities or beds
 HB382ANDERSCIVIL/ACTIONS - Provides relative to the Medical Assistance Program Integrity Law (EN FF RV See Note)
 HB465NORTONCHILDREN/ABUSE - Provides relative to extending existing preliminary investigations of abuse and neglect to include an immediate assessment of certain visitation orders, custody orders, or agreements involving an alleged perpetrator and the child (EN NO IMPACT GF EX See Note)
 HB572BARROWTRANSPORTATION - Requires certain child care facilities to install child safety alarms in any vehicle used to transport children
 HB642BURFORDHEALTH CARE/PROVIDERS - Provides with respect to the licensing standards, rules, and regulations and quality of services applicable to home- and community-based providers

CONSIDERATION OF ANY OTHER MATTERS THAT MAY COME BEFORE THE COMMITTEE

ADJOURNMENT