Bills Pending New Jersey Senate Health, Human Services and Senior Citizens Committee

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NJSCR127IntroCondemns Trump Administration's proposed rule limiting categorical eligibility for SNAP.
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2020-08-13
To Senate Health, Human Services and Senior Citizens Committee
NJSCR126IntroUrges Congress to reauthorize "Violence Against Women Act."
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2020-08-10
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NJS2802IntroRequires assessments prior to laboratory and diagnostic testing of persons undergoing mental health screening.
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2020-08-10
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NJS2813IntroAuthorizes temporary rate adjustment for certain nursing facilities; appropriates $62.3 million.
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2020-08-10
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NJS2763IntroRequires certain group homes to install electronic monitoring devices in common areas, upon uniform request of residents, and to permit consensual use of such devices in private rooms.
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2020-08-03
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NJS2761IntroAuthorizes hospital patient with developmental disabilities to have designated family member, guardian, direct support professional, or other caregiver accompany patient throughout hospital stay.
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2020-08-03
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NJS2778IntroEstablishes process for individual to petition court for involuntary commitment of another person to treatment for substance use disorder.
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2020-08-03
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NJS2764IntroRequires county protective services staff to receive training on means and methods of effective, respectful, and compassionate communication with, and provision of assistance to, adults with Alzheimer's disease or other dementias.
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2020-08-03
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NJS2798IntroEstablishes uniform requirements on submission of outbreak response plans to DOH by long-term care facilities.
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2020-08-03
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NJS2796IntroEstablishes "Alzheimer's and Dementia Care Long-Term Planning Commission" in DHS.
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2020-08-03
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NJA4239EngrossRequires Division of Developmental Disabilities, during publichealth emergency, to develop guidance for in-person visitation at community-based residential settings for individuals with developmental disabilities and require providers to allow such v...
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2020-08-03
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NJS2795IntroRequires each nursing home to employ patient advocate.
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2020-08-03
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NJSCR125IntroUrges Congress to amend the "Communication Decency Act of 1996."
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2020-08-03
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NJA4412EngrossRequires facilities offering COVID-19 tests to provide accurate timeframes for test results; requires DOH to update COVID-19 website with information regarding testing locations that provide COVID-19 test results within 48 hours.
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2020-08-03
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NJA4138EngrossRequires Division of Human Services to develop public emergency response plan for licensed providers of services to individuals with developmental disabilities.*
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2020-08-03
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NJA4170EngrossRestricts use of certain data collected for purposes of contact tracing related to COVID-19 pandemic.
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2020-08-03
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NJA4252EngrossRequires availability of certain laboratory testing for coronavirus disease 2019.
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2020-08-03
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NJA4253EngrossRequires certain electronic medical programs to include demographic data entry feature; requires certain laboratories to record patients' demographic information; requires certain hospitals and laboratories to implement cultural competency training p...
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2020-08-03
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NJA277EngrossRequires public members of Drug Utilization Review Board to disclose financial interests and benefits received from and investment interests held in pharmaceutical distributors, pharmaceutical manufacturers, or pharmacy benefits managers.*
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2020-08-03
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NJACR32EngrossStrongly encourages State Board of Medical Examiners to adopt regulations as necessary to authorize radiologist assistants to practice in New Jersey.
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2020-08-03
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NJA2719EngrossIncreases fines for failing to report suspected abuse or exploitation of institutionalized elderly person.
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2020-08-03
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NJS2779IntroRequires death certificates to include drug responsible for drug overdose death under certain circumstances.
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2020-08-03
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NJS2758IntroEstablishes minimum wage requirements for certain long-term care facility staff; establishes direct care loss ratio requirements for nursing homes.
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2020-07-30
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NJS2785IntroRequires DOH to implement and oversee Isolation Prevention Project in long-term care facilities during public emergencies.
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2020-07-30
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NJS2786IntroAllows long-term care facility employees to accrue paid sick leave.
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2020-07-30
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NJS2788IntroProvides supplemental payments to long-term care facility staff providing direct care services during COVID-19 pandemic.
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2020-07-30
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NJS2791IntroRequires DHS to review various aspects of Medicaid managed care program.
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2020-07-30
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NJS2790IntroEstablishes certain requirements concerning State's preparedness and response to infectious disease outbreaks, including coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic.
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2020-07-30
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NJS2752IntroEstablishes protocols for treating emergency room patients with dementia.
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2020-07-30
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NJS2789IntroRevises licensure, operational, and reporting requirements for long-term care facilities.
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2020-07-30
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NJS2787IntroEstablishes New Jersey Task Force on Long-Term Care Quality and Safety.
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2020-07-30
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NJS2759IntroEstablishes additional requirements for DOH to assess sanctions and impose penalties on long-term care facilities; revises reporting requirements for facilities.
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2020-07-30
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NJS2784IntroDedicates personal protective equipment to long-term care facilities during public health emergency.
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2020-07-30
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NJS2749IntroRequires hospitals to report to DOH on their supplies of personal protective equipment.
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2020-07-28
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NJS2750IntroRequires DOH to provide ongoing training to health care professionals on communicable diseases.
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2020-07-28
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NJS2701IntroRequires Division of Human Services to develop public emergency response plan for licensed providers of services to individuals with developmental disabilities.
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2020-07-22
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NJS2712IntroEstablishes minimum certified nurse aide-to-resident ratios in nursing homes.
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2020-07-22
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NJS2682IntroEstablishes the New Jersey Rare Disease Advisory Council.
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2020-07-06
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NJS2669IntroRevises and codifies schedule for childhood lead screening along with other immunization and wellness checks as precondition of child's initial entry into school system.
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2020-07-06
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NJS2677IntroRequires hospitals and long-term care facilities to maintain 90-day supply of personal protection equipment during coronavirus disease 2019 pandemic.
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2020-07-06
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NJS2663IntroRequires hospitals to establish sensory friendly treatment and waiting rooms in emergency department settings.
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2020-07-06
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NJS2661IntroPermits physicians to make referrals to certain surgical centers.
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2020-07-02
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NJA2280EngrossCriminalizes certain payments for referral of patients to substance use disorder treatment facilities.*
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2020-06-30
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NJA4004EngrossEstablishes Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Pandemic Task Force on Racial and Health Disparities.*
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2020-06-30
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NJA242EngrossClarifies that persons may execute legal signatures through handwriting, electronic signing, or use of fingerprint, thumbprint, or other identifying mark.*
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2020-06-30
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NJS2648IntroRequires suicide prevention training for mental health practitioners.
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2020-06-30
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NJS2647IntroProvides for student recipients of educational opportunity funds to be exempt from 20 hour weekly work requirement ordinarily required for student SNAP participation.
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2020-06-30
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NJS2646IntroPermits applicant for nursing home administrator license to apply prior to attaining 21 years of age.
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2020-06-30
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NJA2281EngrossRequires Commissioner of Human Services to streamline SNAP application process for senior citizens and conduct outreach regarding senior SNAP participation.
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2020-06-30
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NJS2637IntroRequires Office of Information Technology to establish centralized, one-stop website resource guide to assist persons in navigating the State's developmental disability service system.
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2020-06-30
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