OPA: 2013 Testimony Before the General Assembly

2013 Testimony Before the General Assembly

Testimony presented by the Executive and Assistant Director of the Office of Protection and Advocacy for Persons with Disabilities before the General Assembly are available as Adobe files, Word documents, on-line and in alternative formats upon request.  Barbara.Roy@ct.gov  
 
1-25-2013 - Testimony Before the School Security Sub Committee of the Bipartisan Task Force on Gun Violence Prevention and Children’s Safety.
 
1-29-2013 - Testimony Before the Mental Health Services Working Group of the Bipartisan Task Force on Gun Violence Prevention and Children’s Safety.
 
2-13-2013 - Testimony before the Appropriations Committee regarding the OPA proposed budget.
 
2-14-2013 - Testimony Before the Select Committee on Children regarding SB169 An Act Concerning the Assessment and Delivery of Mental Health Services and Interventions for Children, and SB 650 An Act Creating a Parents' Support Hot Line for Parents of Children Exhibiting Behavioral Health Issues.
 
2-20-2013 - Testimony before the Transportation Committee handicapped parking in Connecticut and proposed bills to modify to Connecticut General Statutes §14-253a
 
3-8-2013 - Testimony before the Public Health Committee on Proposed Bill No. 5992. AAC the Treatment of Persons with Psychiatric Disabilities.
 
3-8-2013  -Testimony before the Public Health Committee on Proposed Bill No. 374. An Act Requiring Behavioral Health Assessments for Children.
 
3-8-2013  - Testimony before the Public Health Committee on Proposed Bill No. 5740. An Act Concerning Uniform Standards and the Provision of Mental Health Services at School-based Health Centers.
 
3-8-2013  - Testimony before the Public Health Committee on Proposed Bill No. 262. An Act Requiring Notice by Psychiatrists Concerning Patients that May Pose a Threat to Themselves or Others.
 
3-14-2013 - Testimony before the Public Safety and Security Committee regarding Proposed Bill No. 6162, An Act Concerning Ineligibility for a Permit to Carry a Pistol or Revolver or an Eligibility Certificate Based on a Prior Hospitalization.
 
3-15-2013 - Testimony before the Public Health Committee regarding regarding Proposed Bill No. 6521, An Act Concerning Medical Orders for Life-Sustaining Treatment.
 
3-18-2013 - Testimony before the Public Safety and Security Committee regarding Committee Bill No. 5353, An Act Requiring State Buildings to be Accessible to Persons with Disabilities; and Raised Bill No. 6488, An Act Concerning the Evacuation and Temporary Sheltering of Certain Animals During Emergencies. 
 
3-20-2013 - Testimony before the Public Health Committee regarding Raised Bill No. 6645, An Act Concerning Compassionate Aid in Dying for Terminally Ill Patients.
 
3-25-2013 - Testimony before the Judiciary Committee regarding Raised Bill No. 6641, An Act Concerning the Sexual Assault of Persons Whose Ability to Communicate Lack of Consent Is Substantially Impaired
 
4-01-2013 - Testimony before the Judiciary Committee regarding Bill No. 6628, An Act Concerning the Safe Use of Electronic Defense Weapons by Peace Officers.
 
4-05-2013 - Testimony before the Judiciary Committee regarding Bill No. 6682, An Act Concerning Collaboration Between Boards of Education and Law Enforcement Personnel.


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