OPA: List of Bills by Topic

List of Bills by Topic



List of Bills by Topic

Updated Friday, May 22, 2015

Accessibility, Building Code & Public Accommodations

6307

Autism (see Department of Developmental Disabilities)

Brain Injury

905 (brain injury, also PTSD)

Create state brain injury advisory board (would include P&A): 6909

Budget

Budget bill for July 1, 2015 through June 30, 2015

Human services budget bill 1123

DMHAS, DPH, DDS budget bill 1124

Deaf / Hard of Hearing (see “Insurance” for legislation concerning insurance coverage for hearing aids)

6765, 6805, 6941

Department of Developmental Services (Intellectual Disability, Developmental Disability, Autism Spectrum Disorder)

Services and closure of institutions 1088

Respectful, updated language 6815

Autism 6737, 6847

Education

487, 962, 1054

6796, 6834, 7016

Restraint and Seclusion 927

Electricity

6018

Employment—See Labor

End Of Life (including Palliative, Hospice and Physician Prescriptions for Suicide)

5631

Environment (including Allergies, Asthma, Chemicals, Pesticides)

366, 653, 1063, 6897

Government Administration, Organization & Service Delivery

Parkinson’s Awareness Month 738

DSS fair hearings: 6908

“Handicapped” Parking (see Accessibility, Building Code & Public Accommodations)

Health& Health Care (Insurance Bills Listed Under 'Insurance')

73, 312, 522, 706, 839, 981, 5903, 6100, 6268, 6579, 6580, 6709

Dementia: 6892

Medical marijuana: 1064, 6862

Newborn screening: 5271, 5525

Housing

862, 891, 1004, 6133, 6694

Siting of group homes for people receiving services 878, 5095, 6483

Insurance

15, 16, 1085, 6155, 6770

Epipens 235

See “Service Animals” for coverage for assistance dogs

Intellectual Disability (see Department of Developmental Services)

Judicial (Criminal Justice, Discrimination)

952

Court Operations 1033

Elderly exploitation 1005

Use of restraints / seclusion on children

Labor (Including Employment, Workers' Compensation, Family And Medical Leave)

Workers’ Compensation 593, 902

Long Term Care 

1003, 6894

Aging in place 271, 286, 290

Abuse 707, 5257

Bill of rights 5358

Mental Health

18, 6708

Children’s mental health 209, 841, 843, 6269, 6276

First aid 1089

Substance use disorder 6538

Probate (Including Guardianship & Conservatorship) see also “Mental Health—Involuntary evaluation and / or treatment)

896

Annual “Probate Court Operations” bill 7029

Taxes

ABLE Act of 2014: 6738

Voting

1042, 1051, 6744


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