OPA: List of Bills by Topic

List of Bills by Topic




Accessibility, Building Code & Public Accommodations

HB 5477 AN ACT CONCERNING A STATE-WIDE PLATFORM FOR THE DISTRIBUTION OF ELECTRONIC BOOKS. To allow the State Library Board to create and maintain a state-wide platform for the distribution of electronic books to public library patrons.

See also under “Technology” SB 325 AN ACT CONCERNING MEDICAID RECIPIENTS WITH COMPLEX MEDICAL NEEDS.

Budget

HB 5030 AN ACT MAKING ADJUSTMENTS TO STATE EXPENDITURES FOR THE FISCAL YEAR ENDING JUNE 30, 2015.

HB 5034 AN ACT MAKING DEFICIENCY APPROPRIATIONS FOR THE FISCAL YEAR ENDING JUNE 30, 2014.

HB 5052 AN ACT IMPLEMENTING THE GOVERNOR'S BUDGET RECOMMENDATIONS FOR HUMAN SERVICES PROGRAMS.

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

HB 5321 AN ACT CONCERING INTERPRETER QUALIFICATIONS.

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

HB 5328 AN ACT CONCERNING ADVISORY AND PLANNING COUNCILS FOR STATE DEVELOPMENTAL SERVICES REGIONS AND A CHANGE IN TERMINOLOGY.

HB 5456 AN ACT CONCERNING THE DEPARTMENT OF DEVELOPMENTAL SERVICES ABUSE AND NEGLECT REGISTRY.

Education

SB 26 AN ACT EXPANDING OPPORTUNITIES FOR EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION.

SB 54 AN ACT CONCERNING COLLABORATION BETWEEN BOARDS OF EDUCATION AND LAW ENFORCEMENT PERSONNEL.

SB 106 AN ACT CONCERNING IMPROVING EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES THROUGH EDUCATION AND ENSURING SAFE SCHOOL CLIMATES.

SB 224 AN ACT CONCERNING RECOMMENDATIONS OF THE SCHOOL NURSE ADVISORY COUNCIL.

HB 5043 AN ACT IMPLEMENTING THE BUDGET RECOMMENDATIONS OF THE GOVERNOR CONCERNING EDUCATION.

HB 5355 AN ACT CONCERNING COLLABORATION BETWEEN BOARDS OF EDUCATION AND SCHOOL RESOURCE OFFICERS.

HB 5521 AN ACT CONCERNING THE STORAGE AND ADMINISTRATION OF EPINEPHRINE AT PUBLIC SCHOOLS.

HB 5564 AN ACT CONCERNING SCHOOL SAFETY.

HB 5567 AN ACT CONCERNING A DEFINITION OF AND GUIDELINES FOR ALTERNATIVE SCHOOL PROGRAMS.

Employment—See Labor

Environment

SB 46 AN ACT CONCERNING PESTICIDES ON SCHOOL GROUNDS.

SB 126 AN ACT CONCERNING CHILDREN'S EXPOSURE TO CHEMICALS.

Government Administration, Organization & Service Delivery

SB 25 AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE OFFICE OF EARLY CHILDHOOD.

SB 246 AN ACT CONCERNING THE PROTECTION OF STATE AND MUNICIPAL ESSENTIAL RECORDS AND THE PRESERVATION OF ELECTRONIC RECORDS.

SB 410 AN ACT CONCERNING ADMINISTRATIVE HEARINGS CONDUCTED BY THE DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES.

HB 5124 AN ACT CONCERNING THE PRESERVATION OF HISTORICAL RECORDS AND ACCESS TO RESTRICTED RECORDS IN THE STATE ARCHIVES.

HB 5049 AN ACT ELIMINATING UNNECESSARY GOVERNMENT REGULATION.

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

HB 5039 AN ACT CONCERNING ANIMAL-ASSISTED SERVICES.

HB 5113 AN ACT CONCERNING YOUTH ATHLETICS AND CONCUSSIONS.

HB 5147 AN ACT CONCERNING NEWBORN SCREENING FOR GLOBOID CELL LEUKODYSTROPHY AND CYTOMEGALOVIRUS AND ESTABLISHING A PUBLIC EDUCATION PROGRAM FOR CYTOMEGALOVIRUS.

HB 5386 AN ACT CONCERNING CARE COORDINATION FOR CHRONIC DISEASE.

Housing

SB 43 AN ACT CONCERNING REVISIONS TO THE DEPARTMENT OF CHILDREN AND FAMILIES STATUTES.

HB 5133 AN ACT CONCERNING THE LOCATION OF FUNDING SOURCES FOR THE HEALTHY HOMES INITIATIVE.

HB 5395 AN ACT CONCERNING AGING IN PLACE.

HB 5441 AN ACT CONCERNING DIRECT PAYMENT OF RESIDENTIAL CARE FACILITIES.

Insurance

SB 5 AN ACT CONCERNING HEALTH INSURANCE COVERAGE FOR PEDIATRIC AUTOIMMUNE NEUROPSYCHIATRIC DISORDER ASSOCIATED WITH STRETOCOCCAL INFECTIONS.

SB 394 AN ACT CONCERNING REQUIREMENTS FOR INSURERS' USE OF STEP THERAPY.

SB 408 AN ACT CONCERNING MENTAL HEALTH OPTIONS FOR ADULT MEDICAID RECIPIENTS.

HB 5529 AN ACT CONCERNING THE DEFINITIONS OF MEDICAL NECESSITY.

 HB 5578 AN ACT CONCERNING THE HEALTH INSURANCE GRIEVANCE PROCESS FOR ADVERSE DETERMINATIONS.

Intellectual Disability (see Department of Developmental Services)

Judicial (Criminal Justice, Discrimination)

HB 5367 AN ACT CONCERNING THE IMPLEMENTATION OF ENHANCED PROTECTIONS AGAINST DISCRIMINATION.

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

SB 56 AN ACT CONCERNING SEVERE MENTAL OR EMOTIONAL IMPAIRMENT AND WORKERS' COMPENSATION COVERAGE.

HB 5533 AN ACT CONCERNING WORKERS' COMPENSATION COVERAGE FOR PUBLIC EMPLOYEES WITH POST-TRAUMATIC STRESS DISORDER.

Long Term Care 

SB 174 AN ACT CONCERNING FAIRNESS IN MEDICAID ELIGIBILITY DETERMINATIONS FOR HOME-CARE CLIENTS.

SB 329 AN ACT CONCERNING LONG-TERM CARE.

HB 5350 AN ACT CONCERNING AN ASSISTANT TO THE LONG-TERM CARE OMBUDSMAN.

Mental Health

SB 21 AN ACT IMPLEMENTING THE BUDGET RECOMMENDATIONS OF THE GOVERNOR CONCERNING GENERAL GOVERNMENT.

SB 322 AN ACT CONNECTING THE PUBLIC TO BEHAVIORAL HEALTH CARE SERVICES.

SB 408 AN ACT CONCERNING MENTAL HEALTH OPTIONS FOR ADULT MEDICAID RECIPIENTS.

SB 417 AN ACT CONCERNING THE PROVISION OF PSYCHIATRIC AND SUBSTANCE USE TREATMENT SERVICES.

Palliative & End Of Life Care

SB 413 AN ACT CONCERNING THE DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH'S RECOMMENDATIONS REGARDING MEDICAL ORDERS FOR LIFE-SUSTAINING TREATMENT. 

Probate (Including Guardianship & Conservatorship)

SB 154 AN ACT CONCERNING PROBATE COURT OPERATIONS.

Suicide, Physician Prescriptions for

None, see "Palliative & End of Life Care"

Technology

SB 325 AN ACT CONCERNING MEDICAID RECIPIENTS WITH COMPLEX MEDICAL NEEDS.

Transportation / Mobility (Handicapped Parking Listed Separately)

SB 108 AN ACT CONCERNING REGISTRATION AND USE OF CERTAIN LOW-SPEED NEIGHBORHOOD VEHICLES.

SB 336 AN ACT CONCERNING THE PENALTY FOR CAUSING HARM TO A VULNERABLE USER OF A PUBLIC WAY. 

HB 5259 AN ACT CONCERNING THE USE OF DEBIT CARDS FOR GASOLINE PURCHASES AND NOTIFICATION TO HANDICAPPED DRIVERS OF SELF-SERVICE PUMP REFUELING SERVICES.

HB 5290 AN ACT REVISING MOTOR VEHICLE LAWS. (Section 28 addresses drivers with well controlled disea

Voting

5480 AN ACT CONCERNING REGISTRARS OF VOTERS, THE AUTHORITY OF THE SECRETARY OF THE STATE AND THE STATE ELECTIONS ENFORCEMENT COMMISSION, AND THE POSTING OF REQUIREMENTS FOR VOTER IDENTIFICATION.

HB 5492 AN ACT CONCERNING A DEMONSTRATION PROJECT FOR THE USE OF ELECTRONIC EQUIPMENT FOR CONDUCTING AUDITS.




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