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NJA1847IntroRequires Commissioner of Human Services to establish 24-hour, toll-free Mental Illness Crisis Resource Hotline and develop hotline connection system to ensure that callers are connected to other appropriate hotlines when needed.
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2020-01-14
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NJAR63IntroRecognize contributions of Special Olympics.
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2020-01-14
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NJA1404IntroRequires collection and reporting of information concerning crimes against the elderly and disabled.
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2020-01-14
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NJAR32IntroCondemns Trump Administration's policies towards transgender individuals.
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2020-01-14
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NJA1579IntroRequires DEP to develop beach accessibility guidelines for persons with disabilities.
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2020-01-14
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NJA1307IntroRevises distribution of Alcohol Education, Rehabilitation and Enforcement Fund.
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2020-01-14
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NJA870IntroRequires Director of Division of the Deaf and Hard of Hearing in DHS to evaluate and report on interactions occurring between law enforcement and individuals who are deaf or hard of hearing.
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2020-01-14
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NJA760IntroIncreases personal needs allowance to $55 for low income persons residing in certain facilities.
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2020-01-14
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NJA1005Intro"Medicaid Transportation Brokerage Program Oversight and Accountability Act"; establishes vehicle, staffing, and performance standards, and review and reporting requirements for non-emergency medical transport provided under Medicaid transportation b...
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2020-01-14
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NJA375IntroRequires involuntary commitment of certain individuals who have been administered opioid antidotes.
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2020-01-14
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NJA242IntroClarifies that persons unable to write because of disability may execute legal signatures using fingerprint or other identifying mark.
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2020-01-14
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NJA1287Intro"Food Desert Elimination Act"; provides incentives to supermarkets and grocery stores that locate in "food deserts."
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2020-01-14
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NJAJR43IntroDesignates May of each year as "Emotional and Behavioral Disorder Awareness Month."
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2020-01-14
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NJA197IntroExpands availability of NJ Family Care Advantage program.
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2020-01-14
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NJA1018IntroDirects New Jersey State Rehabilitation Council to conduct study to identify trends and gaps in employment of individuals with disabilities.
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2020-01-14
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NJA830IntroProvides Medicaid coverage for certain home visitation program services under certain circumstances.
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2020-01-14
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NJA1793IntroPermits tax credit against gross income tax for certain adoption expenses.
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2020-01-14
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NJA1021IntroRequires DHS to study emergency response services for individuals with developmental disabilities.
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2020-01-14
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NJA684IntroAuthorizes appointment of limited guardian to direct treatment for person with substance use impairment, or involuntary commitment to treatment when substance use disorder poses imminent danger to self, others, or property.
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2020-01-14
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NJA276IntroProhibits pharmaceutical manufacturer from owning or operating drug rehabilitation facility licensed in State.
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2020-01-14
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NJA1008IntroRepeals anachronistic sections of law pertaining to filial responsibility.
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2020-01-14
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NJA1241IntroConcerns expansion of services provided by DOH mental health screening services.
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2020-01-14
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NJA1259IntroRequires pharmacy benefits manager providing services within Medicaid program to disclose certain information to DHS.
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2020-01-14
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NJA1034IntroRequires rate review study of provider reimbursement rates provided by Medicaid and Children's System of Care for pediatric and adult psychiatry services.
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2020-01-14
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NJA677IntroAuthorizes Overdose Prevention Centers.
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2020-01-14
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NJA530IntroEstablishes minimum certified nurse aide-to-resident ratios in nursing homes.
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2020-01-14
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NJA1321IntroRequires DHS to create English and Spanish-language Internet websites to promote enrollment in affordable health care plans.
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2020-01-14
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NJA868IntroExpands Medicaid coverage regarding assistive devices for hearing impaired under certain circumstances.
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2020-01-14
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NJA581IntroRequires proof of lawful presence in the United States to obtain certain benefits.
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2020-01-14
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NJAR51IntroEncourages accessible beaches for people with disabilities.
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2020-01-14
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NJA672IntroLimits patient information behavioral health care providers may disclose to health insurance carriers.
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2020-01-14
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NJA1095IntroRequires certain accessible public restroom facilities be equipped with signs reserving use for persons with disabilities.
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2020-01-14
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NJA1019IntroRequires county welfare agencies to conduct full eligibility screening of public assistance and social service programs for each applicant.
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2020-01-14
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NJA2158IntroClarifies DHS authority to regulate sober living homes and halfway houses as residential substance abuse aftercare facilities; requires background checks and other protections for residents of residential substance abuse facilities.
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2020-01-14
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NJA1158IntroAuthorizes use of disability benefits for transportation provided by transportation network companies.
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2020-01-14
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NJA1017IntroRequires Division of Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action create "Model Employer for People with Disabilities" program for State government.
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2020-01-14
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NJA2153IntroClarifies that definition of mental illness in law governing involuntary commitment to treatment includes substance use disorder if dangerous standard met.
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2020-01-14
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NJA1004IntroIncreases hourly limit of reimbursable personal care assistant services under NJ WorkAbility Program.
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2020-01-14
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NJAJR47IntroDesignates April 24 of each year as "Toiletry Day" in New Jersey.
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2020-01-14
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NJA676IntroCreates Code Red alert to shelter at-risk individuals during hot weather.
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2020-01-14
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NJA1842Intro"Homeless Bill of Rights."
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2020-01-14
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NJA1033IntroProvides tuition reimbursement to certain psychiatrists who contract with DCF.
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2020-01-14
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NJA1003IntroRequires DHS to develop outreach plan to inform certain students about Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program.
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2020-01-14
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NJA1160IntroExpands purpose of Traumatic Brain Injury Fund to support transportation costs incurred by eligible individuals in accessing support group meetings.
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2020-01-14
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NJA214IntroIncreases personal needs allowance to at least $50 for low-income persons residing in certain facilities.
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2020-01-14
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NJA695IntroRequires DHS to give priority to temporary rental assistance over use of hotels or motels in emergency assistance to Work First New Jersey recipients.
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2020-01-14
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NJA209IntroEstablishes Disparity in Treatment of Persons with Disabilities in Underrepresented Communities Commission in DCA.
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2020-01-14
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NJA856IntroExpands Medicaid coverage regarding assistive devices for hearing impaired under certain circumstances.
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2020-01-14
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NJA1002IntroEstablishes Medicaid Enrollee Encounter Database as part of iPHD Project.
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2020-01-14
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NJA1367IntroRequires Commissioner of Human Services to ensure coverage of respite care services for eligible Medicaid beneficiaries when primary payer denies coverage of such services for any reason.
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2020-01-14
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