Senate Health and Human Services — 2012


Hunhoff, Jean
Kraus, Elizabeth
Room 412
10:00 AM
Amanda Reiss


Active Bills

No Active Bills

Tabled Bills

HB 1190require Legislative approval before a health insurance exchange is created or implemented. 
HB 1246prohibit the use of bisphenol A in certain products. 
HB 1255prohibit the enforcement of surrogacy arrangements. 
SB 74require the direct billing of anatomic pathology services. 
SB 119revise the Human Relations Act to allow certain discriminatory practices to be investigated by municipalities and counties. 
SB 121expand medicaid eligibility for pregnant women and to make an appropriation therefor. 
SB 131expand the definition of a developmental disability. 
SB 163provide safety provisions by requiring registration of certain family day care facilities, to establish notification and reporting requirements for violations, and to provide penalties therefor. 
SB 173provide provisions allowing for the practice of medical-aesthetic services by trained professionals, to provide registration and oversight of such providers, and to provide a penalty therefor. 

Sponsored Bills

SB 14revise certain provisions regarding alcohol or drug commitments. 
SB 15revise certain provisions related to the treatment of persons with mental illness, including consent to treatment. 
SB 176establish a program to assist rural health care facilities in recruiting certain health care professionals and to repeal certain provisions regarding recruitment incentive payments for health care professionals. 
SB 177establish a program to assist rural communities to recruit certain health care professionals and to repeal certain provisions regarding the physician, the midlevel, and the dentist tuition reimbursement programs. 
SB 196allow for the redistribution of existing nursing facility beds. 
SB 21repeal and revise certain outdated provisions relating to the Department of Human Services. 
SB 23place certain substances on the controlled substances schedule and to declare an emergency. 
SB 24require certain applicants for licensure as a health professional or a licensee who is the subject of a disciplinary investigation to submit to a state and federal criminal background check. 
SB 6authorize criminal background checks for various state employees. 

Hearing Documents

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