THE SENATE

THE TWENTY-EIGHTH LEGISLATURE

REGULAR SESSION OF 2015

 

COMMITTEE ON HUMAN SERVICES AND HOUSING

Senator Suzanne Chun Oakland, Chair

Senator Josh Green, Vice Chair

 

COMMITTEE ON HEALTH

Senator Josh Green, Chair

Senator Glenn Wakai, Vice Chair

 

AMENDED NOTICE OF HEARING

 

 

DATE:

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

TIME:

1:15 pm

PLACE:

Conference Room 414

State Capitol

415 South Beretania Street

 

A M E N D E D  A G E N D A

 

 

 

HB 859, HD1

      (HSCR720)

      Status & Testimony

RELATING TO HEALTH.

Authorizes the Department of Health (DOH) to maintain a forum on its website where specified state-licensed care facilities may post vacancy information.  Requires DOH to convene a working group to discuss and provide feedback on the implementation and maintenance of the forum.  Appropriates funds.  (HB859 HD1)

 

HSH/HTH, WAM

HB 943, HD1

      (HSCR870)

      Status & Testimony

RELATING TO THE CIVIL MONETARY PENALTY SPECIAL FUND.

A special fund is needed to deposit moneys from federal fines assessed against skilled nursing facilities and home health agencies during inspections conducted by the Department of Health on behalf of the U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.  These moneys cannot be comingled with any other federal or state funds.  (HB943 HD1)

 

HTH/HSH, WAM

[Measure added on 3-23-15]

 

 

 

 

Decision Making to follow, if time permits.

 

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FOR AMENDED NOTICES:  Measures that have been deleted are stricken through and measures that have been added are underscored.  If a measure is both underscored and stricken through, that measure has been deleted from the agenda.

 

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Senator Josh Green

Chair

 

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Senator Suzanne Chun Oakland

Chair