Bills Pending Connecticut Joint Public Health Committee

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CTSB01028Intro

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To make various revisions to the general statutes concerning physician assistants' scope of practice.
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2021-03-19
To Joint Public Health Committee
CTHB06614Intro

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To authorize the administration of the influenza vaccine to children ages twelve to seventeen at pharmacies.
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2021-03-10
To Joint Public Health Committee
CTSB00330Intro

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To improve the quality of care delivered to frequent hospital patients and reduce health care costs.
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2021-03-04
To Joint Public Health Committee
CTSB00100Intro

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To extend various health and legal protections to persons with intersex conditions.
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2021-03-04
To Joint Public Health Committee
CTHB05991Intro

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To require that for-profit hospitals release to the public certain information contained in their Internal Revenue Service Form 990.
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2021-03-04
To Joint Public Health Committee
CTSB00397Intro

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To establish a task force to study the Department of Developmental Services' level of need assessment system.
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2021-03-04
To Joint Public Health Committee
CTHB06298Intro

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To require medical diagnostic equipment purchased by health care facilities to meet technical standards for accessibility by persons with disabilities.
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2021-03-04
To Joint Public Health Committee
CTSB00329Intro

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To enhance operations of the Department of Developmental Services.
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2021-03-04
To Joint Public Health Committee
CTHB05575Intro

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To establish community standards of health and hospital care for private for-profit hospital ownership in Connecticut as a means of prioritizing best practice patient care over shareholder dividends and other unnecessary fee for service contracts.
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2021-03-04
To Joint Public Health Committee
CTHB06488Intro

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To make various revisions to hospital or health system facility fees.
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2021-02-25
To Joint Public Health Committee
CTHB06424Intro

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To clarify and standardize race, ethnicity and language data collection for health care providers required to connect to the State-wide Health Information Exchange.
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2021-02-25
To Joint Public Health Committee
CTHB05469Intro

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To expand Medicaid-covered services for persons with autism spectrum disorder.
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2021-02-05
To Joint Public Health Committee
CTHB06297Intro

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To permit sleep technicians to administer oxygen under the direction of a physician.
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2021-01-29
To Joint Public Health Committee
CTHB06295Intro

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To develop state-wide, evidence-based procedures for the early diagnosis and treatment of sepsis.
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2021-01-29
To Joint Public Health Committee
CTHB06294Intro

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To establish licensure for music therapists in the state.
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2021-01-29
To Joint Public Health Committee
CTHB06293Intro

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To ensure that the best interests of a minor are protected when facing an unplanned pregnancy.
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2021-01-29
To Joint Public Health Committee
CTHB06292Intro

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To require hospitals to inform mothers of stillborn fetuses of the right to arrange for burial or cremation of the fetuses.
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2021-01-29
To Joint Public Health Committee
CTHB06291Intro

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To require the Department of Public Health to study the adequacy of the notice hospitals provide to mothers of stillborn fetuses of their right to arrange for burial or cremation of such fetuses.
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2021-01-29
To Joint Public Health Committee
CTHB06296Intro

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To establish a task force to study the health benefits of psilocybin.
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2021-01-29
To Joint Public Health Committee
CTHB06009Intro

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To prohibit the sale of flavored tobacco products and the sale of all tobacco products in pharmacies.
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2021-01-28
To Joint Public Health Committee
CTSB00679Intro

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To extend the smoking ban to private, nonprofit behavioral health facilities that are funded by or have a contract with the state.
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2021-01-28
To Joint Public Health Committee
CTHB06006Intro

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To make the telehealth changes put into place by the Governor permanent.
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2021-01-28
To Joint Public Health Committee
CTHB06016Intro

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To require that all health care professionals advertise or communicate their licensure, training or qualifications to patients.
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2021-01-28
To Joint Public Health Committee
CTHB05999Intro

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To make the necessary revisions to the definition of "direct care" and adjust nursing home staffing requirements and reimbursement accordingly.
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2021-01-28
To Joint Public Health Committee
CTHB06007Intro

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To recognize in statute and provide funding for the Connecticut Suicide Advisory Board.
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2021-01-28
To Joint Public Health Committee
CTHB05989Intro

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To broaden the state's public health emergency response plan.
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2021-01-28
To Joint Public Health Committee
CTSB00680Intro

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To aid members of the public with required access to a public restroom in any commercial or retail establishment.
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2021-01-28
To Joint Public Health Committee
CTHB06017Intro

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To establish a task force to study and make recommendations regarding a reduction in the suicide rate amongst teen girls.
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2021-01-28
To Joint Public Health Committee
CTHB06013Intro

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To create recruitment and training programs for certified nurse's assistants and other nursing home staff.
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2021-01-28
To Joint Public Health Committee
CTHB06012Intro

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To provide additional support for home and community-based services in long-term care facilities and require that state agencies explore alternative care options for senior citizens and people with disabilities.
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2021-01-28
To Joint Public Health Committee
CTSB00682Intro

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To authorize a universal assessment system for programs serving persons with intellectual disability or developmental disabilities and the establishment of an advisory committee that includes persons with intellectual disability or developmental disa...
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2021-01-28
To Joint Public Health Committee
CTHB05987Intro

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To require that long-term care facilities allow residents to use communication devices in their rooms.
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2021-01-28
To Joint Public Health Committee
CTHB06002Intro

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To ensure staffing levels are adequate at nursing home facilities and additional accountability for nursing home facilities that violate requirements concerning staffing levels.
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2021-01-28
To Joint Public Health Committee
CTHB05988Intro

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To require long-term care facilities to maintain an adequate stockpile of personal protective equipment for the use of residents and staff.
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2021-01-28
To Joint Public Health Committee
CTHB06015Intro

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To establish a safe harbor for alternative health care practitioners to provide certain alternative health care services without compensation.
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2021-01-28
To Joint Public Health Committee
CTHB06010Intro

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To establish an advisory council to make recommendations regarding the certification of doulas.
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2021-01-28
To Joint Public Health Committee
CTHB05993Intro

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To eliminate the requirement of a visual inspection of an irrigation system by a water company.
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2021-01-28
To Joint Public Health Committee
CTHB05995Intro

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To require food allergy training in restaurants.
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2021-01-28
To Joint Public Health Committee
CTHB06022Intro

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To establish an adverse event reporting system for COVID-19 restrictions or requirements for individuals and businesses.
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2021-01-28
To Joint Public Health Committee
CTHB06021Intro

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To prohibit the administration of vaccines that do not meet certain criteria.
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2021-01-28
To Joint Public Health Committee
CTHB06011Intro

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To hold nursing homes accountable for the use of public funds by establishing a minimum percentage of Medicaid nursing home reimbursement to be spent by nursing homes on direct care provided by nursing homes.
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2021-01-28
To Joint Public Health Committee
CTHB06018Intro

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To require local and regional boards of education to provide free feminine hygiene products in middle and high school student bathrooms.
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2021-01-28
To Joint Public Health Committee
CTHB06020Intro

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To require the Department of Public Health to inform all health care providers employed by the state of the Vaccine Adverse Event Reporting System and that each health care provider employed by the state provide such information to his or her patient...
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2021-01-28
To Joint Public Health Committee
CTHB05994Intro

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To establish a task force to study anaphylaxis and the food allergy epidemic with the aim of building capacity within the Department of Public Health to provide resources and programming that responds to the safety and inclusion needs of the allergic...
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2021-01-28
To Joint Public Health Committee
CTHB05998Intro

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To improve the quality of care by requiring the same infection control practices and testing standards for essential caregivers of a resident in nursing home that are required for nursing home staff.
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2021-01-28
To Joint Public Health Committee
CTHB06014Intro

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To establish a Survivors of Gun Violence Mental Health Initiative.
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2021-01-28
To Joint Public Health Committee
CTHB05990Intro

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To improve employment opportunities for individuals with disabilities.
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2021-01-28
To Joint Public Health Committee
CTHB05992Intro

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To require that any individual who was administered an opioid antagonist by an emergency medical services provider be transported to a treatment facility that provides medical triage or to a hospital.
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2021-01-28
To Joint Public Health Committee
CTHB06000Intro

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To ensure all long-term care facilities develop plans to address outbreaks of infectious disease and other situations that reduce staffing capacity.
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2021-01-28
To Joint Public Health Committee
CTHB05986Intro

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To ensure that residents in long-term care facilities have access to their loved ones, that their mental health needs are met and to establish guidelines and reporting protocols for long-term care facilities' visitation policies.
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2021-01-28
To Joint Public Health Committee
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