Senate Committee on Health and Welfare
May 15, 2013
9:30 am
John J. Hainkel, Jr. Room

Adjourned
 
* Agenda Revised May 14, 2013, 3:05 pm *
Revision Notes: REMOVED: SCR 57 AND HCR 20 ADDED: SCR 87

 




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CALL TO ORDER

ROLL CALL

APPROVAL OF MINUTES
 May 7, 2013

LEGISLATION TO BE CONSIDERED
 SCR87HEITMEIERHEALTH/HOSPITALS DEPT - Directs the Department of Health and Hospitals to submit a Section 1115 Medicaid demonstration waiver to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services designed to protect Medicaid and uninsured services being delivered and complement existing upper payment limit funding programs.
 HCR15H.BURNSHEALTH/DHH - Requests a study of the most effective means by which to reduce Louisiana's rate of suicide
 HCR17H.BURNSSPECIAL DAY/WEEK/MONTH - Recognizes July 2013 as "Swimming Pool Safety Month" in honor of Aubrie and Angel Castine-Smith
 HB241WILLMOTTMEDICATION ATTENDANTS - Expands the applicability of the medication attendant provisions to the office of aging and adult services
 HB273LORUSSOBOARDS/COMMISSIONS - Provides relative to reports, records, and adjudicatory functions of the La. State Board of Medical Examiners
 HB355LEBASCONTROLLED SUBSTANCES - Provides relative to access to state prescription monitoring program information
 HB390LEBASPHARMACISTS - Clarifies definition relative to colleges of pharmacy
 HB391LEBASPHARMACISTS - Clarifies powers and duties of the Louisiana Board of Pharmacy relative to nonresident pharmacists
 HB451BARROWHOSPITALS - Requires hospitals to offer pertussis (whooping cough) vaccinations to parents of newborns
 HB525L.HARRISTANF - Revises provisions relative to aid to needy families and employment services for TANF cash assistance recipients (RE NO IMPACT FF EX See Note)
 HB557WILLMOTTCHILDREN/ABUSE - Requires training be made available for mandatory reporters
 HB582SIMONEXCEP PERSON/DISABLED - Provides relative to parking spaces for certain disabled persons
 HB674LEBASPHARMACISTS - Provides relative to pharmacy-generated drugs

CONSIDERATION OF ANY OTHER MATTERS THAT MAY COME BEFORE THE COMMITTEE

ADJOURNMENT