For the Week of November 23, 2015
The following 6 state legislatures are meeting actively this week: ILLINOIS, MASSACHUSETTS, NEW HAMPSHIRE, OHIO, PENNSYLVANIA and WISCONSIN.
Also meeting: GUAM.
For the most current information on partisan splits, bill introduction deadlines and the 2015 legislative session, go to: http://www.stateside.com/states/2015-state-legislative-session-dates/
There are no Groups events to report.
The Department of Environmental Quality will hold a public hearing November 23 to discuss proposed amendments to the safe drinking water rules. Stefanie Frank at firstname.lastname@example.org
The Del Mar City Council Business Support Advisory Committee will meet November 24 to receive an update from the Sustainability Advisory Board on proposed plastic bag regulations. Mike McNamee at email@example.com
The Medicaid Rates for Home Health Care Working Group will meet November 23 to discuss Medicaid Home Health Reimbursement. Allison Rollins at firstname.lastname@example.org
The Cambridge City Council Ordinance Committee will hold a public hearing November 24 to discuss proposed amendments to the Living Wage Ordinance. Mike McNamee at email@example.com
The Senate Committee on Global Warming and Climate Change will meet November 24 to discuss clean energy. Brian LeFort at firstname.lastname@example.org
The Albany County Legislature will hold a public hearing November 24 to discuss Local Law “O,” which prohibits the sale of cigarettes, tobacco products, liquid nicotine or electronic cigarettes to minors and young adults. Mike McNamee at email@example.com
The Albany County Legislature will hold a public hearing November 24 to discuss Local Law “P,” which provides further standards for the Toxic Free Toys Act. Mike McNamee at firstname.lastname@example.org
The Joint Education Committee will meet November 24 to discuss Common Core and content standards as well as the alignment of English language arts and mathematics standards with entry to higher education. Arielle McAloon at email@example.com
The House Insurance Committee will meet November 24 to discuss H.B. 205, which allows the Superintendent of Insurance to grant self-insuring employer status to state institutions of higher education and hospitals. Zack Cairns at firstname.lastname@example.org
The House Insurance Committee will meet November 24 to discuss S.B. 223, which expands coverage by the Ohio Guaranty Association to certain nonresidents and increases maximum payout limitations for basic hospital, medical, surgical and major medical insurance from $100,000 to $500,000. Zack Cairns at email@example.com
The House Health Committee will hold an informational meeting November 23 on proposed long-term managed care. Zeynab Abdul at firstname.lastname@example.org
The Department of Finance and Administration will hold a public hearing November 23 on an application to extend the TennCare Demonstration. Becky Lukaesko at email@example.com
The Joint Subcommittee to Review Title 25 Issues will meet November 30 to discuss mental health and substance abuse centers as well as L.S.O. 1342, which relates to involuntary hospitalization and treatment. Allison Rollins at firstname.lastname@example.org