Senate Committee on Health and Welfare
May 24, 2016
11:30 am
John J. Hainkel, Jr. Room

Adjourned
 
* Agenda Revised May 24, 2016, 11:39 am *
Revision Notes: Added HCR 113

 



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CALL TO ORDER

ROLL CALL

APPROVAL OF MINUTES
 May 17, 2016

LEGISLATION TO BE CONSIDERED
 SR132BARROWCOMMITTEE STUDIES - Requests a special committee to study the feasibility of requiring two-way cameras with captioning for hearing impaired and hard of hearing individuals at Louisiana businesses with drive-thru windows.
 HCR93IVEYSNAP/FOOD STAMPS - Requests a feasibility study of a prospective program to limit uses of SNAP benefits by Medicaid enrollees with certain health conditions
 HCR94BILLIOTCHILDREN/FOSTER CARE - Extends the Task Force on Youth Aging Out of Foster Care to study public policy and financing options for youth aging out of foster care
 HCR107WILLMOTTCHILDREN/DCFS - Establishes a consortium of emergency care facilities designated in the Safe Haven Law and provides for a registry of such facilities
 HCR113LEBASDRUGS/PRESCRIPTION - Establishes the Commission on Preventing Opioid Abuse
 HB283EMERSONCHILDREN/NEWBORNS - Requires screening of newborns for Krabbe disease (EN +$798,907 GF EX See Note)
 HB579ROBERT JOHNSONDIETITIANS - Provides relative to the delivery of nutrition services
 HB595ROBERT JOHNSONDIETITIANS - Provides relative to the delivery of nutrition services through telehealth
 HB642ROBERT JOHNSONDIETITIANS - Provides relative to the Louisiana State Board of Examiners in Dietetics and Nutrition
 HB792B.ADAMSMASSAGE THERAPISTS - Provides relative to the regulation of massage therapists
 HB815STOKESHUMAN REMAINS - Prohibits post-abortion harvesting of fetal remains and requires burial or cremation of such remains
 HB922HENSGENSNURSING HOMES - Revises provider fees assessed on nursing homes by the Department of Health and Hospitals (EN +$16,928,449 SD RV See Note)
 HB1019EDMONDSABORTION - Prohibits abortion based on genetic abnormality
 HB1157STOKESMEDICAID - Provides relative to the Medicaid provider claims review process (EN SEE FISC NOTE GF EX)
 HB1161DUSTIN MILLERNURSES - Provides relative to the composition of the La. State Board of Nursing (EG NO IMPACT SG RV See Note)

CONSIDERATION OF ANY OTHER MATTERS THAT MAY COME BEFORE THE COMMITTEE

ADJOURNMENT