OPA: Bill Tracking Report

Bill Tracking Report




The legislative website is www.cga.ct.gov

Updated Friday, April 17, 2015

Several bills died in the Judiciary Committee and could pop up as amendments on other bills.  OPA has been tracking the following bills which are “dead” but could be revived as amendments:

SB 1009 AN ACT CONCERNING PERSONS WITH MENTAL DISABILITIES WHO HAVE COURT-APPOINTED CONSERVATORS.

RSB 1027 AN ACT CONCERNING MANAGEMENT OF INDIVIDUALS COMMITTED TO THE PSYCHIATRIC SECURITY REVIEW BOARD.

SB 1111 AN ACT CONCERNING THE DUTIES OF THE COMMISSION ON HUMAN RIGHTS AND OPPORTUNITIES AND THE REMOVAL OF THE TERMS "CRIPPLED" AND "DEFECTIVE EYESIGHT" FROM THE GENERAL STATUTES.

 

SB 1129 AN ACT ESTABLISHING A PILOT PROGRAM TO IDENTIFY AND TRACK THE HOMELESS, ADDICTED OR MENTALLY ILL PERSONS ENTERING THE JUSTICE SYSTEM AND CONCERNING THE EARNED RISK REDUCTION CREDIT PROGRAM.

 

HB 6896 AN ACT CONCERNING THE TRANSFER OF YOUTHS FROM THE COURT OF PROBATE TO THE SUPERIOR COURT.

 

Where did my bill go?

Please don’t hesitate to contact me by phone or email if you have questions.  My email address is beth.leslie@ct.gov and my office phone is 860-297-4369 and my cell phone is 860-371-7614.

AGING COMMITTEE (JF Deadline 03/10)

none

APPROPRIATIONS COMMITTEE (JF Deadline 04/30)

SB 271 AN ACT CONCERNING MEDICAID REFORM TO PROMOTE AGING IN PLACE.

03/19 JF change of reference from Human Services to Appropriations

SB 284 AN ACT CONCERNING MEDICAID COVERAGE OF CHIROPRACTIC SERVICES.

02/05 JF Change of Reference from Human Services to Appropriations

SB 915 AN ACT CONCERNING THE TREATMENT OF ASSETS IN MEDICAID ELIGIBILITY DETERMINATIONS.

03/12 Human Services JF Change of Reference to Appropriations

RSB 918 AN ACT CONCERNING THE PROVISION OF SERVICES TO INDIVIDUALS WITH INTELLECTUAL DISABILITY.

03/23 JF change of reference from Public Health to Appropriations

RSB 942 AN ACT IMPLEMENTING THE BUDGET RECOMMENDATIONS OF THE GOVERNOR CONCERNING EDUCATION.

02/25 Public hearing

03/27 Change of Reference from Education to Appropriations

RSB 955 AN ACT IMPLEMENTING PROVISIONS OF THE BUDGET CONCERNING PUBLIC HEALTH.

03/27 JF change of reference from Public Health to Appropriations

RSB 1088 AN ACT CONCERNING SERVICES FOR INDIVIDUALS WITH INTELLECTUAL DISABILITY.

03/25 Change of reference from Public Health to Appropriations

SB 978 AN ACT CONCERNING RESIDENTIAL CARE HOMES.

03/12 Human Services JFS Change of Reference to Appropriations

RSB 1123 AN ACT CONCERNING EXPENDITURES OF STATE AGENCIES PROVIDING SOCIAL SERVICES.

04/21 Public hearing

RSB 1124 AN ACT CONCERNING EXPENDITURES OF STATE AGENCIES PROVIDING PUBLIC HEALTH, MENTAL HEALTH AND DEVELOPMENTAL SERVICES.

04/21 Public hearing

HB 5359 AN ACT CONCERNING HEALTH INSURANCE COVERAGE FOR SERVICES RENDERED BY ACUPUNCTURISTS.

03/17 referred by House to Appropriations

HB 5434 AN ACT REQUIRING HEALTH INSURANCE COVERAGE FOR A COURT-ORDERED CUSTODY EVALUATION FOR A MINOR.

 

04/08 referred by House to Appropriations

HB 6155 AN ACT CONCERNING NOTIFICATION OF MEDICAID WAIVER AND MEDICAID STATE PLAN AMENDMENT PROPOSALS.

03/19 Human Services JF Change of Reference to Appropriations

HB 6269 AN ACT CONCERNING MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES FOR HOMELESS CHILDREN OR YOUTHS.

04/14 Referred by House to Appropriations

HB 6383 AN ACT CONCERNING MEDICAL COSTS OF CERTAIN VETERAN AMPUTEES.

03/24 referred by House to Appropriations

CHB 6464 AN ACT ASSISTING MOBILITY-CHALLENGED SENIOR CITIZENS.

03/24 JF change of reference from Human Services to Appropriations

HB 6737 AN ACT IMPLEMENTING THE RECOMMENDATIONS OF THE PROGRAM REVIEW AND INVESTIGATIONS COMMITTEE CONCERNING TRANISITIONAL SERVICES FOR YOUTH AND YOUNG ADULTS WITH AUTISM SPECTRUM DISORDER.

04/14 Referred by House to Appropriations

HB 6796 AN ACT CONCERNING RECOMMENDATIONS OF THE SCHOOL NURSE ADVISORY COUNCIL.

04/14 Referred by House to Appropriations

RHB 6824 AN ACT CONCERNING THE STATE BUDGET FOR THE BIENNIUM ENDING JUNE THIRTIETH 2017, AND MAKING APPROPRIATIONS THEREFOR AND OTHER PROVISIONS RELATED TO REVENUE. This is the Governor’s two year budget proposal.

02/24 through 03/06 Public hearings

RHB 6825 AN ACT MAKING DEFICIENCY APPROPRIATIONS AND ADDRESSING THE DEFICIT FOR THE FISCAL YEAR ENDING JUNE 30, 2015.

04/21 Public hearing

HB 6846 AN ACT IMPLEMENTING THE GOVERNOR'S BUDGET RECOMMENDATIONS FOR HUMAN SERVICES PROGRAMS.

03/24 Change of reference from Human Services to Appropriations

HB 6860 AN ACT CONCERNING A PILOT PROJECT TO IMPROVE TRANSITIONAL SERVICES FOR EMPLOYABLE YOUNG ADULTS WITH AUTISM SPECTRUM DISORDER.

03/17 JFS from Human Services to Appropriations

HB 6878 AN ACT CONCERNING WORKERS' COMPENSATION LIABILITY FOR INDIVIDUALS RECEIVING SERVICES FROM PERSONAL CARE ATTENDANTS.

04/08 Referred by House to Appropriations

HB 6893 AN ACT INCREASING THE PERSONAL NEEDS ALLOWANCE FOR RESIDENTS OF LONG-TERM CARE FACILITIES.

03/24 referred by House to Appropriations

HB 6895 AN ACT REQUIRING THE STATE OMBUDSMAN TO INVESTIGATE COMPLAINTS CONCERNING RECIPIENTS OF HOME AND COMMUNITY-BASED CARE.

03/31 Referred by House to Appropriations

HB 6908 AN ACT CONCERNING FAIR HEARINGS.

03/31 Referred by House to Appropriations

BANKING COMMITTEE (JF Deadline 03/12)

SB 1005 AN ACT PROTECTING ELDERLY CONSUMERS FROM EXPLOITATION AND ADOPTING THE CONNECTICUT UNIFORM POWER OF ATTORNEY ACT.

04/14 Referred by Senate to Banks

CHILDREN’S COMMITTEE (JF Deadline 03/10)

none

COMMERCE COMMITTEE (JF Deadline 03/24)

none

EDUCATION COMMITTEE (JF Deadline 03/30)

SB 843 AN ACT CONCERNING TRAUMA-INFORMED PRACTICE TRAINING FOR TEACHERS, ADMINISTRATORS AND PUPIL PERSONNEL.

04/14 Referred by Senate to Education

ENERGY AND TECHNOLOGY COMMITTEE (JF Deadline 03/26)

none

ENVIRONMENT COMMITTEE (JF Deadline 03/27)

none

EXECUTIVE AND LEGISLATIVE NOMINATIONS COMMITTEE

none

FINANCE, REVENUE AND BONDING COMMITTEE (JF Deadline 05/01)

RHB 6738 AN ACT IMPLEMENTING THE RECOMMENDATIONS OF THE PROGRAM REVIEW AND INVESTIGATIONS COMMITTEE CONCERNING THE FEDERAL ACHIEVING A BETTER LIFE EXPERIENCE ACT.

03/13 JFS from Program Review to Finance, Revenue and Bonding

RHB 6841 AN ACT CONCERNING A MUNICIPAL OPTION REGARDING TAX RELIEF FOR CERTAIN ELDERLY OR TOTALLY DISABLED HOMEOWNERS.

04/15 Public hearing

RHB 7038 AN ACT CONCERNING THE ESTABLISHMENT OF TAX-FREE ACCOUNTS TO PROVIDE FOR DISABILITY RELATED EXPENSES PURSUANT TO THE FEDERAL ACHIEVING A BETTER LIFE EXPERIENCE ACT.

RHB 7057 AN ACT ESTABLISHING A SURCHARGE ON PALLIATIVE MARIJUANA PRODUCERS AND EXPANDING THE CONDITIONS THAT QUALIFY FOR THE PALLIATIVE USE OF MARIJUANA.

04/20 Public Hearing

GENERAL LAW COMMITTEE (JF Deadline 03/17)

none

GOVERNMENT ADMINISTRATION AND ELECTIONS COMMITTEE (JF Deadline 04/01)

none

HIGHER EDUCATION AND EMPLOYMENT ADVANCEMENT COMMITTEE (JF Deadline 03/24)

none

HOUSING COMMITTEE (JF Deadline 03/12)

HB 6694 AN ACT CONCERNING FREEDOM OF ASSOCIATION IN PUBLIC HOUSING.

04/14 Referred by House to Housing Committee

HUMAN SERVICES COMMITTEE (JF Deadline 03/26)

none

INSURANCE AND REAL ESTATE COMMITTEE (JF Deadline 03/19)

none

JUDICIARY COMMITTEE (JF Deadline 04/13)

SB 593 AN ACT CONCERNING SEVERE MENTAL AND EMOTIONAL IMPAIRMENT AND WORKERS' COMPENSATION COVERAGE.

04/14 Referred by Senate to Judiciary

SB 896 AN ACT CONCERNING PROTECTIVE SERVICES FOR SUSPECTED ELDERLY ABUSE VICTIMS.

04/14 Referred by Senate to Judiciary

HB 6709 AN ACT CONCERNING THE RIGHT TO TRY EXPERIMENTAL DRUGS.

04/14 Referred by House to Judiciary Committee

 

HB 6894 AN ACT CONCERNING THE SAFEGUARDING OF FUNDS FOR RESIDENTS OF CERTAIN LONG-TERM CARE FACILITIES.

04/14 Referred by House to Judiciary

LABOR AND PUBLIC EMPLOYEES COMMITTEE (JF Deadline 03/17)

none

PLANNING AND DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE (JF Deadline 03/30)

SB 1063 AN ACT CONCERNING THE APPLICATION OF PESTICIDES ON MUNICIPAL PARKS AND PLAYGROUNDS AND AUTHORIIZING THE USE OF CERTAIN MICROBIALS.

04/14 Referred by Senate to Planning and Development

HB 6133 AN ACT CONCERNING THE DISCLOSURE OF HOUSING DISCRIMINATION AND FAIR HOUSING LAWS.

04/14 Referred by House to Planning and Development

PROGRAM REVIEW AND INVESTIGATIONS COMMITTEE (JF Deadline 03/16)

none

PUBLIC HEALTH COMMITTEE (JF Deadline 04/01)

SB 290 AN ACT CONCERNING PATIENT-DESIGNATED CAREGIVERS.

04/14 Referred by Senate to Public Health

PUBLIC SAFETY AND SECURITY COMMITTEE (JF Deadline 03/19)

none

TRANSPORTATION COMMITTEE (JF Deadline 03/23)

none

VETERANS’ AFFAIRS COMMITTEE (JF Deadline 03/10)

none

BILLS REPORTED OUT OF COMMITTEE, NOW BEFORE THE SENATE

SB 15 AN ACT REQUIRING HEALTH INSURANCE COVERAGE FOR PEDIATRIC AUTOIMMUNE NEUROPSYCHIATRIC DISORDER ASSOCIATED WITH STREPTOCOCCAL INFECTIONS.

SB 16 AN ACT CONCERNING BENEFITS PAYABLE FOR ASSESSMENTS TO DETERMINE A DIAGNOSIS OF A MENTAL OR NERVOUS CONDITION AND RELATED CONSULTATIONS.

SB 18 AN ACT ESTABLISHING A TASK FORCE TO STUDY HOARDING.

SB 73 AN ACT CONCERNING MEDICAL RECORDS.

SB 175 AN ACT REQUIRING HEALTH INSURANCE COVERAGE FOR PATIENT LIFTS.

SB 207 AN ACT CONCERNING FUNDING FOR A LYME DISEASE PREVENTION AND EDUCATION PROGRAM.

SB 234 AN ACT REQUIRING HEALTH INSURANCE COVERAGE FOR THE PURCHASE OF ASSISTANCE DOGS.

SB 235 AN ACT CONCERNING A STUDY OF HEALTH INSURANCE COVERAGE OF OUT-OF-POCKET EXPENSES FOR EPINEPHRINE PENS.

SB 286 AN ACT EXPANDING AGING IN PLACE INITIATIVES.

SB 289 AN ACT PROVIDING A STATE INCOME TAX EXEMPTION FOR THE COST OF HOME HEALTH CARE SERVICES AND SUPPLIES.

SB 312 AN ACT CONCERNING THE PROTECTION OF PARTICULARLY VULNERABLE CHILDREN.

SB 366 AN ACT CONCERNING NOTICE OF  EXTENDING THE BAN ON THE USE OF LAWN CARE PESTICIDES TO SCHOOLS THAT HOUSE GRADES NINE TO TWELVE, INCLUSIVE, AND TO STATE FACILITIES.

SB 522 AN ACT CONCERNING PRESCRIPTION DRUGS ADMINISTERED BY NURSING HOMES TO VETERANS.

SB 706 AN ACT CONCERNING MANDATED REPORTERS OF ELDERLY ABUSE.

SB 707 AN ACT CONCERNING NOTIFICATION OF THE STATE'S INTEREST IN PROTECTING NURSING HOME RESIDENTS.

SB 738 AN ACT DESIGNATING APRIL AS PARKINSON'S DISEASE AWARENESS MONTH.

SB 839 AN ACT CONCERNING THE OFFICE OF THE OMBUDSMAN WITHIN THE DEPARTMENT OF CHILDREN AND FAMILIES AND COMPLAINTS AND GRIEVANCES FILED BY CHILDREN UNDER THE CARE AND CUSTODY OF THE DEPARTMENT.

 

SB 841 AN ACT CONCERNING THE IMPLEMENTATION OF A COMPREHENSIVE CHILDREN'S MENTAL, EMOTIONAL AND BEHAVIORAL HEALTH PLAN.

 

SB 878 AN ACT REQUIRING COMMUNITY NOTIFICATION OF NEW RESIDENTIAL FACILITIES FOR OFFENDERS

SB 891 AN ACT CONCERNING ADMINISTRATIVE HEARINGS CONDUCTED BY THE DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING.

SB 902 AN ACT CONCERNING WORKERS' COMPENSATION COVERAGE FOR POLICE OFFICERS, FIREFIGHTERS AND EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES PROVDERS WITH POST-TRAUMATIC STRESS DISORDER.

SB 905 AN ACT REQUIRING THE DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH TO STUDY THE IMPLEMENTATION OF A PROGRAM FOR THE TREATMENT OF VETERANS WITH TRAUMATIC BRAIN INJURIES AND POST-TRAUMATIC STRESS DISORDER.

SB 927 AN ACT CONCERNING SECLUSION AND RESTRAINT IN SCHOOLS.

SB 962 AN ACT CONCERNING THE MIDDLE SCHOOL LEVEL AND SECONDARY LEVEL  CURRICULUM.

SB 981 AN ACT CONCERNING MEDICAL ASSISTANTS.

SB 1003 AN ACT CONCERNING NURSING HOME CARE.

SB 1004 AN ACT CONCERNING SENIOR HOUSING.

SB 1033 AN ACT CONCERNING COURT OPERATIONS.

SB 1042 AN ACT CONCERNING MUNICIPAL OPTIONS FOR ELECTIONS.

SB 1051 AN ACT STRENGTHENING CONNECTICUT'S ELECTIONS.

SB 1054 AN ACT CONCERNING STUDENTS WITH DYSLEXIA.

SB 1064 AN ACT CONCERNING THE PALLIATIVE USE OF MARIJUANA.

SB 1085 AN ACT CONCERNING HEALTH INSURANCE COVERAGE FOR MENTAL OR NERVOUS CONDITIONS.

SB 1089 AN ACT CONCERNING MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES.

BILLS REPORTED OUT OF COMMITTEE, NOW BEFORE THE HOUSE

SB 487 AN ACT CONCERNING TRANSPORTATION OF ADULT STUDENTS IN TRANSITIONAL PROGRAMS.

04/14 Senate passed, now before House

SB 862 AN ACT CONCERNING STATE PAYMENT TO CERTAIN FACILITIES FOR RESERVED BEDS.

04/14 Senate passed, now before House

HB 5257 AN ACT REQUIRING NOTICE OF NURSING HOME FACILITY OR RESIDENTIAL CARE HOME RESIDENT ABUSE.

HB 5271 AN ACT CONCERNING NEWBORN SCREENING AND A PUBLIC EDUCATION PROGRAM FOR GLOBOID CELL LEUKODYSTROPHY.

HB 5358 AN ACT ESTABLISHING A BILL OF RIGHTS FOR RESIDENTS OF CONTINUING-CARE RETIREMENT COMMUNITIES.

HB 5525 AN ACT CONCERNING CYTOMEGALOVIRUS.

HB 5629 AN ACT DESIGNATING MAY AS LYME DISEASE AWARENESS MONTH.

HB 5631 AN ACT DESIGNATING APRIL AS ADVANCED DIRECTIVE AWARENESS MONTH.

HB 5903 AN ACT CONCERNING A STUDY OF CHRONIC DISEASE.

HB 6018 AN ACT CONCERNING ELECTRIC DISTRIBUTION COMPANY SERVICE RESTORATION FOR CUSTOMERS WITH SERIOUS HEALTH CONDITIONS.

HB 6100 AN ACT DESIGNATING SPINAL MUSCULAR ATROPHY WITH RESPIRATORY DISTRESS AWARENESS DAY.

HB 6268 AN ACT CONCERNING PEDIATRIC VISION SCREENING.

HB 6276 AN ACT CONCERNING TRAINING IN YOUTH SUICIDE PREVENTION.

HB 6307 AN ACT REQUIRING A POWER-ASSISTED DOORS AT ELDERLY HOUSING COMPLEXES.

HB 6483 AN ACT ESTABLISHING A TASK FORCE TO STUDY GROUP HOME DISTRIBUTION.

HB 6490 AN ACT ESTABLISHING A PILOT PROGRAM FOR PERSONS DIAGNOSED WITH AUTISM SPECTRUM DISORDER.

HB 6579 AN ACT CONCERNING DEVELOPMENTAL SCREENINGS FOR CHILDREN.

HB 6580 AN ACT CREATING AN ADVISORY COUNCIL ON RARE DISEASES.

HB 6708 AN ACT CONCERNING VARIOUS REVISIONS TO THE MENTAL HEALTH AND ADDICTION STATUTES.

 

HB 6744 AN ACT CONCERNING MANDATORY REGISTRARS OF VOTERS SESSIONS.

HB 6765 AN ACT CONCERNING INTERPRETER QUALIFICATIONS.

HB 6770 AN ACT CONCERNING MEDICAID COVERAGE FOR OVER-THE-COUNTER DRUGS, MEDICAID BENEFIT CARDS AND NOTICE OF REGULATIONS.

HB 6805 AN ACT CONCERNING THE BIRTH-TO-THREE PROGRAM AND YEARLY HEARING TESTS.

 

HB 6815 AN ACT CONCERNING THE DEFINITION AND USE OF THE TERM "INTELLECTUAL DISABILITY".

HB 6834 AN ACT CONCERNING COLLABORATION BETWEEN BOARDS OF EDUCATION AND SCHOOL RESOURCE OFFICERS AND THE COLLECTION AND REPORTING OF DATA ON SCHOOL-BASED ARRESTS. 

RHB 6847 AN ACT ENHANCING ACCESS TO BEHAVIORAL HEALTH SERVICES AND SERVICES FOR YOUTHS WITH AUTISM SPECTRUM DISORDER.

HB 6862 AN ACT CONCERNING A STUDY OF THE PALLIATIVE USE OF MARIJUANA FOR CHILDREN.

HB 6892 AN ACT CONCERNING HOSPITAL TRAINING AND PROCEDURES FOR PATIENTS WITH SUSPECTED DEMENTIA.

HB 6897 AN ACT CONCERNING THE APPLICATION OF PESTICIDES AT STATE-OPERATED PARKS, ATHLETIC FIELDS AND PLAYGROUNDS.

HB 6900 AN ACT ESTABLISHING A TASK FORCE CONCERNING CANDIDATE COMMITTEES.

HB 6909 AN ACT ESTABLISHING THE CONNECTICUT TRAUMATIC BRAIN INJURY ADVISORY BOARD.

HB 6932 AN ACT CONCERNING PAID FAMILY MEDICAL LEAVE.

HB 6941 AN ACT CONCERNING STATE AGENCY INTERPRETER SERVICES.

HB 7016 AN ACT IMPLEMENTING THE RECOMMENDATIONS OF THE MORE COMMISSION SPECIAL EDUCATION SELECT WORKING GROUP.

HB 7029 AN ACT CONCERNING PROBATE COURT OPERATIONS.

END OF REPORT

 

 



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