PA Homecare Association
Bill Status Report
11-21-2017 - 17:56:09


 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

HB 1024   Benninghoff, Kerry
Amends the Adult Protective Services Act, in reporting suspected abuses by employees, providing for Statewide adult abuse registry.
Companions: HCO 343 (M)
Position: Monitor-Opposed
Printer Number(s): P1183  P2518 
Track Name(s): Website Bills (Monitor-Opposed)
Bill History: 10-03-17 H First consideration
10-03-17 H Laid on the table
10-16-17 H Set on the Tabled Calendar
10-16-17 H Removed from the table
11-21-17 H Set on the House Calendar

HB 1196   Cutler, Bryan
Amends Title 20 (Decedents, Estates & Fiduciaries), in general provisions relating to health care, further providing for applicability, for criminal penalties; for EMS; repealing provisions; for life-sustaining treatment; & editorial changes.
Companions: HCO1140 (M)
SB 623 (Identical)
Position: Support
Printer Number(s): P2373 
Track Name(s): Website Bills (Support)
Bill History: 09-06-17 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Judiciary
09-26-17 H Meeting set for 10:00 a.m., Room 140, Main ...House Judiciary
09-26-17 H Voted from committee with request to re-ref...House Judiciary
Health
09-26-17 H Reported with request to re-refer to House ...House Judiciary
09-26-17 H Rereferred to House Health

HB 1829   Bernstine, Aaron (F)
Amends the Human Services Code, in public assistance, providing for medical assistance deemed eligibility program for home care, home health and older adult daily living center services.
Companions: HCO2381 (M)
Position: Support
Printer Number(s): P2496  P2737 
Track Name(s): Website Bills (Support)
Bill History: 11-20-17 H Voted favorably from committee as amended House Health
11-20-17 H Reported as amended House Health
11-20-17 H First consideration
11-20-17 H Laid on the table
11-21-17 H Set on the Tabled Calendar

HB 1840   Kauffman, Rob
Amends the Workers' Compensation Act, in liability & compensation, further providing for schedule of compensation and for physical examination or expert interview.
Companions: HCO2401 (M)
Position: Support
Printer Number(s): P2513 
Track Name(s): Website Bills (Support)
Bill History: 09-28-17 H Filed
10-02-17 H Introduced and referred to committee on House Labor and Industry

HCO2630   Baker, Matt
Resolution recognizing November as Family Caregiver Month.
Companions: HR 591 (M)
Position: Support
Track Name(s): Website Bills (Support)
Bill History: 10-19-17 H Filed
11-03-17 H Superseded by - see HR 591

HCO2636   Toepel, Marcy
Resolution designating November 2017 as Homecare and Hospice Month.
Companions: HR 614 (M)
Position: Support
Track Name(s): Website Bills (Support)
Bill History: 10-23-17 H Filed
11-21-17 H Superseded by - see HR 614

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 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)
04-27-17 H Received in the House and referred to House Professional Licensure

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

SB 623   Yaw, Gene
Amends Title 20 (Descendants, Estates & Fiduciaries), in living wills, for emergency medical services; in out-of-hospital resuscitation, for defs., orders, bracelets & necklaces; providing for PA orders for life-sustaining treatment.
Companions: HB 1196 (Identical)
SCO 624 (M)
Position: Support
Printer Number(s): P1229 
Track Name(s): Website Bills (Support)
Bill History: 10-05-17 S Filed
10-05-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Health and Human Services

SB 737   Vogel, Jr., Elder
Amends the Protective Services Act, in criminal history for employees, further providing for provisional employees for limited periods.
Companions: SCO 428 (M)
Position: Opposed
Printer Number(s): P0900 
Track Name(s): Website Bills (Oppose)
Bill History: 06-02-17 S Filed
06-02-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Aging and Youth

SB 912   Brooks, Michele
Amends the Human Services Code, in public assistance, providing for a medical assistance presumptive eligibility program for home care and home health services.
Companions: SCO 984 (M)
Position: Support
Printer Number(s): P1234 
Track Name(s): Website Bills (Support)
Bill History: 10-05-17 S Filed
10-05-17 S Introduced and referred to committee on Senate Health and Human Services


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