Senate Committee on Health and Welfare
March 25, 2014
1:15 p.m.
John J. Hainkel, Jr. Room

Adjourned
 




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CALL TO ORDER

ROLL CALL

APPROVAL OF MINUTES
 March 18, 2014

LEGISLATION TO BE CONSIDERED
 SCR20HEITMEIERHEALTH/HOSPITALS DEPT - Directs Department of Health and Hospitals to submit a state plan amendment to the federal government that will permit WIC cash value vouchers to be used at farmers' markets.
 SCR21HEITMEIERHEALTH CARE - Creates a joint legislative committee on obesity.
 SB75MORRELLPUBLIC HEALTH - Provides relative to the minimum disinfectant residual levels of free or total chlorine throughout public and private water systems. (8/1/14)
 SB309BROOMEHEALTH CARE - Provides for screening of pregnant women for HIV and syphilis in the third trimester of pregnancy. (gov sig)
 SB491HEITMEIERENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH - Provides relative to the Louisiana Smokefree Air Act. (8/1/14)
 SB493HEITMEIERMEDICAID - Provides for prohibitions within a Medicaid managed care program. (8/1/14)
 SB496HEITMEIERCONTROL DANGER SUBSTANCE - Provides for limits on certain medical prescriptions. (8/1/14)
 SB503HEITMEIERHEALTH/HOSPITALS DEPT - Provides for the Department of Health and Hospitals to create an upper payment limit mechanism for ambulatory surgical centers. (gov sig)
 SB512HEITMEIERPUBLIC HEALTH - Provides for chain restaurant menu labeling. (1/1/15)
 SB513HEITMEIERHEALTH SERVICES - Provides for the Louisiana Obesity Prevention and Management Commission. (gov sig)
 SB514HEITMEIERSCHOOLS - Prohibits smoking near public and private elementary and secondary school property. (gov sig)

CONSIDERATION OF ANY OTHER MATTERS THAT MAY COME BEFORE THE COMMITTEE

ADJOURNMENT