Bills Pending New Jersey Assembly Health and Senior Services Committee

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NJA4015IntroAuthorizes medical marijuana for treatment of substance use disorder, authorizes all patients to be dispensed medical marijuana in edible form.
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2018-05-24
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NJA4027IntroRevises criteria for payment of charity care to certain hospitals.
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2018-05-24
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NJA4048IntroRequires certain licensed health care professionals and health care facilities to screen adolescents and young adults for symptoms of depression.
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2018-05-24
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NJA3971IntroPermits certain individuals from other jurisdictions access to medical marijuana in accordance with State law.
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2018-05-17
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NJA3988IntroRequires that pharmacists, prescribers, and hospice programs furnish patients with information and products to safely dispose of unused prescription drugs and medications when issuing or dispensing certain prescriptions.
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2018-05-17
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NJAJR126IntroDesignates May 6 of each year as "Visiting Nurse Association Day."
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2018-05-17
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NJAJR124IntroDesignates June of each year as "Cancer Survivor Month."
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2018-05-17
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NJA3987IntroProhibits excessive increases in prices charged for essential off-patent and generic prescription drugs and biological products.
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2018-05-17
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NJS1109EngrossRenames "Physician Orders for Life-Sustaining Treatment Act" as "Practitioner Orders for Life-Sustaining Treatment Act"; permits physician assistants to sign and modify POLST forms; requires continuing education concerning end-of-life care.*
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2018-05-07
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NJA3917IntroRequires pharmaceutical manufacturers and wholesale distributors to annually report certain manufacturing and dispensing information concerning prescription opioid drugs, medication-assisted treatment drugs, and opioid antidote drugs.
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2018-05-07
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NJA3901IntroCreates "Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine Pilot Program."
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2018-05-07
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NJA3880IntroDirects DOH to develop plan to phase out use of latex gloves in health care facilities and food establishments.
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2018-05-07
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NJA3857IntroAuthorizes visiting advanced practice nurses who are not certified by endorsement in New Jersey to engage in the limited practice of prescribing medications and devices, if they have appropriate educational qualifications.
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2018-05-07
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NJA3845Intro"Ensuring Transparency in Prior Authorization Act."
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2018-04-12
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NJA3838IntroAuthorizes public libraries to maintain supply of opioid antidotes and permits emergency administration of opioid antidote by librarian or other trained library employee.
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2018-04-12
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NJA3831IntroRequires hospitals and health care professionals to offer hepatitis C testing to certain individuals; authorizes certain laboratories to perform rapid hepatitis C testing.
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2018-04-12
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NJA3828IntroRevises and expands list of debilitating medical conditions for medical marijuana program to include new qualifying conditions and remove restrictions on certain current conditions.
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2018-04-12
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NJA3798IntroRevises "New Jersey Smoke-Free Air Act" to prohibit smoking at public beaches and parks.
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2018-04-05
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NJA3758IntroProhibits smoking within 20 feet of areas outside of indoor public places or workplaces.
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2018-04-05
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NJSCR29EngrossUrges President and Congress to enact "Huntington's Disease Parity Act."
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2018-04-05
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NJA3816IntroRequires DOH to license certain qualifying hospitals providing elective angioplasty services.
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2018-04-05
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NJA3769IntroRequires DOH to license certain qualifying hospitals to provide full service diagnostic cardiac catheterization, primary angioplasty, and elective angioplasty services.
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2018-04-05
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NJA3782IntroProhibits drug manufacturers and distributors from advertising prescription drug products in New Jersey.
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2018-04-05
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NJS483EngrossRequires hospitals and health care professionals to offer hepatitis C testing to certain individuals; authorizes certain laboratories to perform rapid hepatitis C testing.
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2018-04-05
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NJSCR96EngrossUrges Governor to reopen Hagedorn Gero-Psychiatric Hospital.
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2018-04-05
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NJACR165IntroUrges President and Congress to enact "Huntington's Disease Parity Act."
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2018-03-26
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NJAJR109IntroDesignates November of each year as "Diabetes and Cardiovascular Disease Awareness Month."
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2018-03-26
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NJACR163IntroUrges Congress to pass H.R. 4392.
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2018-03-22
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NJA3670IntroProvides for designation of acute stroke ready hospitals, establishes Stroke Care Advisory Panel and Statewide stroke database, and requires development of emergency medical services stroke care protocols.
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2018-03-13
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NJACR161IntroUrges the federal government to rescind proposed rules and not establish a Division of Conscience and Religious Freedom.
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2018-03-13
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NJAJR99IntroPermanently designating January 18th as "Alexandra 'Alex' Scott Day" in New Jersey.
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2018-03-12
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NJAJR103IntroPermanently designates January as "NUT Carcinoma Awareness Month" in New Jersey.
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2018-03-12
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NJAJR98IntroPermanently designates the first Friday in February as "Give Kids a Smile Day" in New Jersey.
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2018-03-12
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NJA3630IntroMakes certain changes to hourly reimbursement rate for personal care services reimbursed by Medicaid.
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2018-03-12
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NJA3571IntroEstablishes certain limitations on the prescription, dispensation, and administration of opioid medications to student athletes.
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2018-03-12
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NJA3587Intro"Health Care Industry Representative Certification Act"; establishes requirements for certification of health care industry representatives.
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2018-03-12
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NJA3570IntroRequires hepatitis B to be considered a priority under "Eliminating Health Disparities Initiative."
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2018-03-12
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NJA3569IntroEliminates use of vaccines containing mercury over three years.
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2018-03-12
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NJAJR95IntroPermanently designating October 6 as "Knock Out Opioid Abuse Day" in New Jersey.
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2018-03-12
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NJA3479IntroRequires certain parking garages to have on-site emergency vehicle capable of accessing low-clearance areas.
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2018-03-05
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NJSJR23EngrossDesignates last day of February of each year as "Rare Disease Awareness Day" in New Jersey.
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2018-03-05
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NJA3510IntroEstablishes patient-centered medical home program.
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2018-03-05
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NJA3511IntroEstablishes "New Jersey Community Health Worker Program" in DOH to facilitate linking medically underserved communities with health care resources.
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2018-03-05
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NJACR155IntroUrges Governor to reopen Hagedorn Gero-Psychiatric Hospital.
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2018-03-05
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NJA3539IntroRequires DOH to make list of drugs with "black box" warnings accessible through its website.
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2018-03-05
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NJA3426Intro"Parkinson's Disease Public Awareness and Education Act."
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2018-02-15
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NJAR128IntroDeclares violence a public health crisis.
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2018-02-15
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NJA3412IntroEstablishes "Opioid Prevention and Rehabilitation Program Fund" and tax on opioid drugs.
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2018-02-15
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NJAJR85IntroDesignates March of each year as "Fibromuscular Dysplasia Awareness Month."
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2018-02-15
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NJA3298IntroRequires forms for informed consent for health care to be separate from forms related to assignment of insurance benefits or financial arrangements.
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2018-02-12
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