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CTHB05278PassTo prohibit an unauthorized intimate examination on a patient who is under deep sedation or anesthesia or unconscious.
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2022-05-31
Signed by the Governor
CTSB00369PassTo (1) allow the Commissioner of Developmental Services to require applicants seeking employment with an individual funded by the department for self-directed services to submit to a check for substantiated complaints in the Department of Children an...
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2022-05-27
Signed by the Governor
CTSB00448PassTo require the Department of Correction to provide necessary and appropriate health care and mental health care services to inmates of correctional institutions.
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2022-05-27
Signed by the Governor
CTHB05274PassTo exempt from the fee for the issuance of a cremation certificate the cremation of the body of a person under the age of eighteen.
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2022-05-24
Signed by the Governor
CTHB05419PassTo codify the Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services' existing practices regarding regional behavioral health action organizations.
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2022-05-24
Signed by the Governor
CTHB05430PassTo combat the opioid epidemic in the state.
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2022-05-24
Signed by the Governor
CTHB05485PassTo make various revisions to the public health statutes.
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2022-05-24
Signed by the Governor
CTSB00457PassTo (1) require that all vaccinations administered in the state are reported to the immunization information system, (2) broaden access to the immunization information system for patients, certain health care providers and local health directors, and ...
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2022-05-24
Signed by the Governor
CTHB05001PassTo improve the availability and provision of mental health, behavioral health and substance use disorder treatment services to children.
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2022-05-23
Signed by the Governor
CTHB05500PassTo make various revisions to the public health statutes.
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2022-05-23
Signed by the Governor
CTSB00450PassTo make various revisions to the statutes governing Connecticut Valley and Whiting Forensic hospitals.
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2022-05-17
Signed by the Governor
CTSB00331Engross

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To make various revisions to the statutes concerning the provision of developmental services and mental and behavioral health services.
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2022-04-27
House Calendar Number 491
CTSB00367Intro

Sine Die
To prohibit the sale of electronic nicotine delivery systems and vapor products that are flavored or that have a nicotine content that is greater than thirty-five milligrams per milliliter.
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2022-04-27
File Number 663
CTHB05272Intro

Sine Die
To require the provision of free menstrual products in various settings.
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2022-04-25
Tabled for the Calendar, House
CTHB05481Intro

Sine Die
To (1) expand the circumstances in which a change in ownership of a health care facility or institution requires approval by the Department of Public Health; and (2) establish an application process for the approval of changes in ownership of health ...
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2022-04-25
No Action
CTSB00254Engross

Sine Die
To require long-term care facility residents to undergo a criminal history and sexual offender registry search.
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2022-04-22
House Calendar Number 446
CTHB05364Intro

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To restore disbursements to the Tobacco and Health Trust Fund to be used to reduce tobacco and substance abuse.
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2022-04-20
Tabled for the Calendar, House
CTHB05479Intro

Sine Die
To require local and regional boards of education to maintain healthy indoor air quality in their schools.
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2022-04-20
To Joint Appropriations Committee
CTSB00477Intro

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To address the public health needs of residents of the state.
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2022-04-20
To Joint Appropriations Committee
CTSB00476Intro

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To make various revisions to community benefit programs administered by hospitals.
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2022-04-19
File Number 534
CTHB05273Intro

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To establish a state-wide stroke registry.
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2022-04-18
Tabled for the Calendar, House
CTHB05484Intro

Sine Die
To (1) require water quality testing of private or semipublic wells prior to the sale, exchange, purchase or transfer of real property and reporting of such test results to the local health authority and Department of Public Health, (2) eliminate ars...
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2022-04-18
Tabled for the Calendar, House
CTHB05261Intro

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To increase access to reproductive health care.
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2022-04-13
File Number 467
CTHB05275Intro

Sine Die
To prohibit certain health carriers from requiring step therapy for prescription drugs prescribed to treat mental or behavioral health conditions.
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2022-04-13
To Joint Appropriations Committee
CTHB05396Intro

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To increase access to mental health medication.
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2022-04-13
To Joint Appropriations Committee
CTSB00453Intro

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To allow residential care homes to qualify as home and community-based settings under the regulations of the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services.
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2022-04-13
File Number 453
CTSB00449Intro

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To recruit and retain physicians in the state.
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2022-04-12
File Number 434
CTSB00088Intro

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To provide aid in dying to terminally ill patients.
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2022-04-11
Motion Failed (SF)
CTSB00329Intro

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To permit optical establishments, offices and stores to remain open in the absence of a licensed optician in the case of an emergency and to prevent an establishment, office or store from displaying optical glasses or kindred products or other instru...
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2022-04-11
File Number 400
CTSB00456Intro

Sine Die
To ensure residents of the state have access to clean and safe well water.
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2022-04-07
File Number 370
CTSB00371Intro

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To permit infection prevention and control specialists to provide services to adjacently located and commonly owned or operated facilities and permit the Commissioner of Public Health to waive infection prevention and control specialist requirements.
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2022-04-05
File Number 318
CTSB00451Intro

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To establish a working group to study the expansion of mental health resources to children.
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2022-04-05
File Number 321
CTSB00454Intro

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To require (1) the Department of Public Health to administer the Connecticut School Health Survey, based on the Youth Risk Behavior Survey developed by the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and (2) high schools to participate in the...
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2022-04-04
File Number 269
CTHB05480Intro

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To permit students enrolled in a doctorate degree program in psychology at an institution of higher education in the state to provide professional psychological services in person and through the use of telehealth while under the supervision of a lic...
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2022-04-04
File Number 285
CTHB05190Intro

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To require physicians, physician assistants and advanced practice registered nurses to offer HIV-related tests to patients thirteen years of age or older at least once annually.
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2022-03-30
File Number 196
CTSB00213Intro

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To allow medical assistants to administer vaccines.
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2022-03-30
File Number 217
CTHB05303Intro

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To permit continuing medical education to include education regarding endometriosis and cultural competency and require the establishment of a plan to develop an endometriosis data and biorepository program.
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2022-03-30
File Number 201
CTHB05397Intro

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To declare gun violence a public health crisis and establish an Office of Gun Violence Prevention and Advisory Council on Gun Violence Prevention and Intervention.
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2022-03-30
No Action
CTSB00330Intro

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To prohibit discrimination against persons with a disability who are candidates to receive an anatomical gift.
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2022-03-29
File Number 184
CTSB00368Intro

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To expand the scope of the Youth Suicide Advisory Board and require continuing medical education regarding suicide prevention.
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2022-03-29
File Number 189
CTSB00373Intro

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To repeal the Family Support Council and certain provisions regarding the coordination of family support services by the Department of Developmental Services.
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2022-03-29
File Number 191
CTHB05395Intro

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To adopt the Interstate Medical Licensure Compact and Psychology Interjurisdictional Compact to establish an expedited licensure process for physicians and psychologists licensed in other states who have adopted said compacts and to require the Depar...
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2022-03-29
File Number 173
CTSB00372Intro

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To encourage licensed residential facilities to adopt standards that promote energy efficiency and incorporate environmentally friendly building materials.
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2022-03-29
File Number 190
CTSB00374Intro

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To increase the reimbursable salaries of executive directors of Department of Developmental Services qualified providers and Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services private providers to one hundred twenty-five thousand dollars.
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2022-03-29
File Number 192
CTSB00255Intro

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To label consumer products containing flame retardants and to restrict the use of flame retardants in children's products.
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2022-03-28
File Number 144
CTSB00376Intro

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To allow moneys invested in an individual ABLE account, contributions to an individual ABLE account and distributions for qualified disability expenses to be disregarded for the purposes of determining an individual's eligibility for assistance under...
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2022-03-28
File Number 153
CTSB00089Intro

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To require hospitals and outpatient surgical facilities to adopt and implement a policy to prevent human exposure to surgical smoke through the use of a surgical smoke evacuation system.
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2022-03-23
File Number 84
CTHB05119Intro

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To permit pharmacists to administer the influenza vaccine to children twelve years of age and older with the consent of a parent or guardian.
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2022-03-23
File Number 99
CTHB05277Intro

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To require medical diagnostic equipment purchased by certain health care facilities to meet technical standards for accessibility by persons with disabilities.
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2022-03-23
File Number 112
CTSB00249Intro

Sine Die
To implement the recommendations of the breast health and breast cancer awareness working group.
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2022-03-23
File Number 96
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