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NJA3266Engross
50%
Requires Medicaid managed care organizations to notify certain beneficiaries of maximum coverage for personal care service hours.
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2021-06-28
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NJA4957Engross
50%
Requires long-term care facilities to annually review residents' proxy directives.
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2021-06-28
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NJS4017Intro
25%
Requires Medicaid coverage for self-administered hormonal contraceptives dispensed by pharmacist under standing order.
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2021-06-28
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NJS4015Intro
25%
Requires health care facilities to adopt and implement policies to prevent exposure to surgical smoke via use of smoke evacuation system.
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2021-06-28
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NJSJR124Intro
25%
Designates April 30 of each year as "Therapy Animal Day" in New Jersey.
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2021-06-28
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NJA5336Engross
50%
Requires DHS to establish payment programs for purchase of transportation services from private sector and government transportation service providers.*
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2021-06-28
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NJA2957Engross
50%
Establishes task force to examine issues and make recommendations concerning youth sports, including abusive coaching, confrontational parents, and bullying of players.
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2021-06-28
To Senate Health, Human Services and Senior Citizens Committee
NJS4002Intro
25%
Requires DOH to disseminate information on seizure first-aid to employers.
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2021-06-24
To Senate Health, Human Services and Senior Citizens Committee
NJS3985Intro
25%
"Establishes Children, Youth, and Families Bill of Rights" to recognize and protect certain rights for children, youth, families.
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2021-06-24
To Senate Health, Human Services and Senior Citizens Committee
NJAJR123Engross
50%
Designates June 15 of each year as Elder Abuse Awareness Day.
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2021-06-21
To Senate Health, Human Services and Senior Citizens Committee
NJA3633Engross
50%
Establishes requirements concerning the provision of postpartum care information and the development of individualized postpartum care plans.
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2021-06-21
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NJS3975Intro
25%
Requires newborn infants to be screened for congenital cytomegalovirus infection; establishes public awareness campaign.
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2021-06-21
To Senate Health, Human Services and Senior Citizens Committee
NJS3973Intro
25%
Requires DOH to establish Statewide standardized requirements for licensure and operation of mobile food vendors; designated as "Streamlined Food Truck Licensure Act."
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2021-06-17
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NJS3930Intro
25%
Makes FY 2021 supplemental appropriation of $12.5 million to DHS to increase NJ FamilyCare managed care reimbursement rate for Applied Behavior Analysis.
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2021-06-15
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NJA746Engross
50%
Requires certain ambulances to carry epinephrine.
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2021-06-10
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NJS3895Intro
25%
Prohibits mandatory mask use in licensed child care centers.
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2021-06-10
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NJS3886Intro
25%
Requires county boards of health to ensure on-site COVID-19 vaccines are available to persons age 65 and older residing in certain facilities; appropriates $2 million.
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2021-06-10
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NJS3865Intro
25%
Requires Division of Developmental Disabilities to reopen programs providing functional services to persons with developmental disabilities in same manner as schools.
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2021-06-03
To Senate Health, Human Services and Senior Citizens Committee
NJS3876Intro
25%
Requires pharmacy practice sites to document reasons for not filling certain prescriptions.
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2021-06-03
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NJS3878Intro
25%
Prohibits mandatory mask use at youth camps.
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2021-06-03
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NJS3850Intro
25%
Requires signs to be posted and pamphlets to be distributed in emergency rooms regarding VCCO.
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2021-06-01
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NJS3833Intro
25%
Permits use of automated dispensing devices in long-term care facilities and hospice care programs.
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2021-06-01
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NJS3845Intro
25%
Requires federal funding to be made available to Governor's Council on Alcoholism and Drug Abuse to support Alliance to Prevent Alcoholism and Drug Abuse if needed to offset unanticipated decrease in dedicated revenues.
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2021-06-01
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NJS3847Intro
25%
Establishes program for certain individuals to become certified nursing assistants and provide private duty nursing services to certain Medicaid enrollees under increased reimbursement rates.
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2021-06-01
To Senate Health, Human Services and Senior Citizens Committee
NJS3846Intro
25%
Prohibits certain forms of discrimination in DOH policies concerning allocation of critical health care resources.
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2021-06-01
To Senate Health, Human Services and Senior Citizens Committee
NJS3832Intro
25%
Prohibits requiring individuals who have received COVID-19 vaccine to wear masks indoors.
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2021-06-01
To Senate Health, Human Services and Senior Citizens Committee
NJSCR154Intro
25%
Declares May 28 of each year as Menstrual Equity Day in New Jersey.
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2021-06-01
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NJA1058Engross
50%
Requires discrimination prevention training for certain providers of services to senior citizens.
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2021-06-01
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NJAJR54Engross
50%
Designates May of each year as "Stroke Awareness Month."
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2021-06-01
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NJA1752Engross
50%
Requires signs to be posted and pamphlets to be distributed in emergency rooms regarding VCCO.
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2021-06-01
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NJAJR191Engross
50%
Designates September of each year as "Self-Care Awareness Month" in New Jersey.
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2021-06-01
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NJA5123Engross
50%
Requires group homes and other community-based residential programs, as condition of licensure, to implement policies to prevent social isolation of residents.
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2021-06-01
To Senate Health, Human Services and Senior Citizens Committee
NJSR130Intro
25%
Urges United States Department of Agriculture to authorize permanent use of SNAP benefits for online purchasing of foods.
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2021-05-20
To Senate Health, Human Services and Senior Citizens Committee
NJS3807Intro
25%
Requires State provider subsidy payments for child care services to be based on enrollment.
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2021-05-20
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NJS3808Intro
25%
Requires DHS to establish quality-based reimbursement system for registered family day care providers participating in Grow NJ Kids.
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2021-05-20
To Senate Health, Human Services and Senior Citizens Committee
NJS3816Intro
25%
Allows gross income tax credit for certain child care staff and registered family day care providers.
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2021-05-20
To Senate Health, Human Services and Senior Citizens Committee
NJS3805Intro
25%
Requires psychiatric hospitals to provide certain notices and reports of major, moderate, and minor injuries occurring therein, and requires DOH to investigate causes of major and moderate injury.
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2021-05-20
To Senate Health, Human Services and Senior Citizens Committee
NJS3804Intro
25%
Provides that certain civil immunities granted to for-profit healthcare facilities and healthcare systems during state of emergency and public health emergency would expire August 31, 2020.
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2021-05-20
To Senate Health, Human Services and Senior Citizens Committee
NJS3777Intro
25%
Establishes the "New Jersey COVID-19 Vaccine Outreach Commission' and appropriates $9 million.
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2021-05-13
To Senate Health, Human Services and Senior Citizens Committee
NJS3770Intro
25%
Addresses long-term effects of COVID-19.
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2021-05-11
To Senate Health, Human Services and Senior Citizens Committee
NJSR127Intro
25%
Declares racism a public health crisis in New Jersey.
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2021-05-11
To Senate Health, Human Services and Senior Citizens Committee
NJSR128Intro
25%
Urges support and protection for African-American women.
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2021-05-11
To Senate Health, Human Services and Senior Citizens Committee
NJSR126Intro
25%
Urges New Jersey members of Congress to join Congressional Brain Injury Task Force.
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2021-05-11
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NJS3768Intro
25%
Requires health care professionals to order bi-lateral ultrasounds concurrently when ordering mammograms; requires insurers to cover concurrent mammograms and bilateral ultrasounds.
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2021-05-11
To Senate Health, Human Services and Senior Citizens Committee
NJS3745Intro
25%
Designates September as "Prostate Cancer Awareness Month."
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2021-05-11
To Senate Health, Human Services and Senior Citizens Committee
NJS3756Intro
25%
Requires certain providers to restore level of care to pre-COVID-19 levels following end of declared public health emergency.
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2021-05-11
To Senate Health, Human Services and Senior Citizens Committee
NJS3723Intro
25%
Requires DCF and DOE to establish policies and procedures relating to child abuse and neglect and child abuse prevention during certain public health emergencies.
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2021-05-06
To Senate Health, Human Services and Senior Citizens Committee
NJSJR116Intro
25%
Designates September of each year as "Dystonia Awareness Month."
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2021-05-06
To Senate Health, Human Services and Senior Citizens Committee
NJS3716Intro
25%
Requires use of small pharmacies to facilitate State response to public health emergencies, including administration of COVID-19 vaccines.
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2021-05-06
To Senate Health, Human Services and Senior Citizens Committee
NJS3671Intro
25%
Requires Medicaid Fraud Division to enter into data sharing agreement upon request of county to provide access to third party insurance liability data regarding certain COVID-19 related health claims.
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2021-04-26
To Senate Health, Human Services and Senior Citizens Committee
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