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Bill Status Report
05-26-2017 - 13:20:27


 Website Bills 

HB 647   Hickernell, David
Amends the Older Adult Protective Services Act, in administration, providing for Statewide registry of perpetrators of abuse in facilities; and making editorial changes.
Companions: HCO 783 (M)
Printer Number(s): P0690 
Track Name(s): Website Bills (Monitor)
Bill History: 02-27-17 H Filed
02-28-17 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Aging and Older Adult Services

HCO1140   Cutler, Bryan
Codifies a PA Orders for Life Sustaining Treatment (POLST) form may be used by individuals wishing to designate end of life wishes and discontinue the use of OOH-DNR orders.
Position: Support
Track Name(s): Website Bills (Support)
Bill History: 02-01-17 H Filed

SB 25   Bartolotta, Camera
Amends The Professional Nursing Law providing for State Board of Nursing, for dietitian-nutritionist license required, for temp practice permit, for graduates of schools outside PA, for CNRPs, for scope of practice, for prescriptive auth.
Companions: SCO 42 (M)
Position: Neutral
Printer Number(s): P0314 
Track Name(s): Website Bills (Neutral)
Bill History: 04-26-17 S Third consideration
04-26-17 S Final Passage (Vote: Y: 38/N: 11)
04-26-17 S Laid out for discussion
04-26-17 S Corman motion to reconisder vote by which bill finally
passed
04-26-17 S Final Passage (Vote: Y: 39/N: 10)

SB 455   Brewster, Jim
Amends the Older Adults Protective Services Act providing for background checks for applicants and recipients.
Companions: SB 434 (Refiled from 15R Session)
SCO 397 (M)
Printer Number(s): P0449 
Track Name(s): Website Bills (Monitor)
Bill History: 02-28-17 S Filed
02-28-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Aging and Youth

SCO 579   Brooks, Michele
Deducts Medicare Part B premiums from the countable income of an individual applying for the Aging Waiver.
Position: Support
Track Name(s): Website Bills (Support)
Bill History: 02-01-17 S Filed

SCO 624   Yaw, Gene
Amends Title 20 of the Pennsylvania Consolidated Statutes to update and revise Pennsylvania Law to include the codification of Pennsylvania Orders for Life Sustaining Treatment.
Position: Support
Track Name(s): Website Bills (Support)
Bill History: 02-09-17 S Filed


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