*HB 578 “Relative to Services For The Developmentally Disabled.”Rep. Jerry Stringham; Rep. Joel Desilets; Rep. Susan FordThis bill clarifies the funding for the developmentally disabled wait list.
*HB 1233 “Relative to Coverage For Children's Early Intervention Services.”Rep. Mary Jane Wallner; Rep. Sharon NordgrenThis bill clarifies the law regarding insurance benefits for children's early intervention services.
*HB 1485 “Relative to The Installation Of Video Surveillance Cameras In Community Homes and Group Homes.”Rep. Gaby Grossman; Rep. Cassandra Levesque; Rep. Kevin Maes; et al.This bill requires video surveillance cameras in group homes, residential and day schools, and buildings where services are provided for children and adults with disabilities.
*HB 1673 “Relative to The Definition Of "public Body" Under The Right-to-know Law.”Rep. Carol McGuire; Rep. Kurt Wuelper; Rep. Tony LekasThis bill adds all entities which receive state funding to the definition of "public body" under the right-to-know law.
*SB 714 “Relative to Services For The Developmentally Disabled.”Sen. Martha Fuller Clark; Rep. Charles McMahon; Rep. Jerry Stringham; et al.This bill clarifies the funding for the developmentally disabled wait list. This bill is a request of the department of health and human services.
*SB 754 “Establishing A Dental Benefit Under The State Medicaid Program.”Sen. Cindy Rosenwald; Rep. David Danielson; Rep. Jennifer Bernet; et al.This bill requires the commissioner of the department of health and human services to solicit information and to contract with dental managed care organizations to provide dental care to persons under the Medicaid managed care program.
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