Senate Committee on Health and Welfare
March 22, 2016
9:00 am
John J. Hainkel, Jr. Room

Adjourned
 
* Agenda Revised March 21, 2016, 10:03 am *
Revision Notes: Removed SB 350

 




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CALL TO ORDER

ROLL CALL

APPROVAL OF MINUTES
 February 24, 2016

LEGISLATION TO BE CONSIDERED
 SR6BARROWHEALTH CARE - Directs the Department of Health and Hospitals to evaluate and report on funding solutions for in-home support providers.
 SCR3MILLSHEALTH/HOSPITALS DEPT - Requests the Department of Health and Hospitals to submit a report by October 1, 2016, and to add Adrenoleukodystrophy (ALD) to the newborn screening panel no later than August 1, 2017.
 SCR4BARROWHEALTH SERVICES - Continues the task force to study and make recommendations concerning health services delivery and financing in the Baton Rouge region.
 SCR11BOUDREAUXVITAL STATISTICS - Directs the Department of Health and Hospitals to evaluate and report on increasing access to vital records at parish health units.
 SB106BOUDREAUXVITAL STATISTICS - Specifies when a short-form birth certificate card may be purchased. (gov sig) (EN +$301,038 RV See Note)
 SB107BARROWHEALTH/HOSPITALS DEPT - Provides for the re-creation of the Department of Health and Hospitals and changes the name to Louisiana Department of Health. (See Act) (EN SEE FISC NOTE GF EX See Note)
 SB236BARROWCORONERS - Provides relative to admissions by emergency certificate of persons suffering from mental illness and substance abuse. (8/1/16)
 SB284HEWITTCOMMERCIAL REGULATIONS - Prohibits the sale of infant formula or baby food that is stored in plastic containers, jars, or cans that contain bisphenol-A. (8/1/16)
 SB313BARROWCHILDREN - Provides relative to the Council on the Status of Grandparents Raising Grandchildren. (gov sig)

CONSIDERATION OF ANY OTHER MATTERS THAT MAY COME BEFORE THE COMMITTEE

ADJOURNMENT