For the Week of August 22, 2016
The following 2 state legislatures are meeting actively this week: ALABAMA and CALIFORNIA.
Also meeting: GUAM and UNITED STATES VIRGIN ISLANDS.
The State Legislative Leaders Foundation will hold its National Speakers Conference August 24-27 in Burlington, Vermont. Michael Behm at firstname.lastname@example.org
The National Association of Insurance Commissioners will hold its Summer Meeting August 26-29 in San Diego, California. Robert Holden at email@example.com
The Board of Medicine will accept comments until August 24 regarding proposed amendments to rules concerning licensure. Becky Lukaesko at firstname.lastname@example.org
The Legislative Committee on Health Care will meet August 24 to discuss recommendations to propose legislation, receive an update on the Nevada Prescription Drug Abuse Prevention Summit and receive a presentation concerning the cost of prescription drugs. Zack Cairns at email@example.com
The Science, Technology and Telecommunications Committee will meet August 22-23 to discuss and receive presentations regarding electric cooperative broadband development, projects within the Department of Information Technology, public-private partnerships for infrastructure development, policy issues for remote piloted aircraft, Education Networks of America and the state’s business climate for technology enterprise. Jennifer Janson at firstname.lastname@example.org
The Legislative Health and Human Services Committee will meet August 23 to receive an analysis of the proposal to increase the liquor excise tax. Tyler Jones at email@example.com
The Board of Pharmacy will hold a public hearing August 23 regarding proposed amendments to wholesaler and health IT rules governing the required security and prescription order forms and virtual wholesaler requirements. Stefanie Frank at firstname.lastname@example.org
The Environmental Protection Agency will accept comments until August 26 regarding drafted amendments to sulfur dioxide rules. Stefanie Frank at email@example.com
A primary runoff election will be held August 23 for House and Senate seats where no candidate received more than 50% of votes cast in the primary election. Allison Rollins at firstname.lastname@example.org
The Agency of Natural Resources will hold public hearings August 22 and 24 regarding proposed amendments to state water quality standards. Chris Johnson at email@example.com
The Department of Ecology will meet August 25 to discuss draft language for amendments to rules concerning hazardous waste fees. Chris Johnson at firstname.lastname@example.org
The Department of Natural Resources will hold a public hearing August 25 regarding proposed amendments to air pollution control rules. Becky Lukaesko at email@example.com
The Joint Labor, Health and Social Services Interim Committee will hold a public hearing August 25-26 to discuss a variety of topics, including the EMS Licensure Compact. Tyler Jones at firstname.lastname@example.org