Hearings for Health and Human Services

The order of the bills listed may not be the order in which they are heard that day in committee.

Health and Human Services
Date: Friday September 22, 2017
Location: Room 1510
Time: 1:00 PM

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Special Heritage Health Quarterly Hearing
Note: Open for Public Comments

Health and Human Services
Date: Friday September 22, 2017
Location: Room 1510
Time: 10:00 AM

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Special Heritage Health Quarterly Briefing
Note: Invited Testimony Only

Health and Human Services
Date: Tuesday June 27, 2017
Location: Room 1524
Time: 9:00 AM

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Special Briefing on Rate Methodology for Dual-Eligibles
Note: Invited Testimony Only

Health and Human Services
Date: Tuesday June 27, 2017
Location: Room 1524
Time: 1:00 PM

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Special Heritage Health Quarterly Hearing
Note: Open for Public Comments

Health and Human Services
Date: Tuesday June 27, 2017
Location: Room 1524
Time: 10:00 AM

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Special Heritage Health Quarterly Briefing
Note: Invited Testimony Only

Health and Human Services
Date: Wednesday May 17, 2017
Location: Room 1510
Time: 1:00 PM

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Appointment Bessmer, Joel - State Board of Health
Appointment Klammer, Kyle - Nebraska Rural Health Advisory Commission

Health and Human Services
Date: Tuesday May 02, 2017
Location: Room 1510
Time: 1:00 PM

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Appointment Brightman, Brian - State Board of Health
Appointment Arteaga, Candice - Commission for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing

Health and Human Services
Date: Thursday April 20, 2017
Location: Room 1510
Time: 1:00 PM

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Appointment Robinson, Timothy - Foster Care Review Board

Health and Human Services
Date: Thursday April 06, 2017
Location: Room 1510
Time: 1:00 PM

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Appointment Brennan, Marc A. - Commission for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing

Health and Human Services
Date: Thursday March 23, 2017
Location: Room 1510
Time: 1:30 PM

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Appointment Turk, Frank R. - Commission for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing
LB223 Kuehn Change provisions relating to prescription drug monitoring
LB586 Linehan Change requirements for the prescription drug monitoring system

Health and Human Services
Date: Wednesday March 22, 2017
Location: Room 1510
Time: 2:00 PM

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Appointment Wiebe, Scott C. - Board of Emergency Medical Services
LB128 Groene Change eligibility provisions relating to the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program
LB59 Murante Require the Department of Health and Human Services and health care facilities to provide information regarding abortion

Health and Human Services
Date: Friday March 17, 2017
Location: Room 1510
Time: 2:00 PM

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LB649 Pansing Brooks Prohibit additional services or populations under the medicaid managed care program
LB552 Walz Provide for the Children's Connection program

Health and Human Services
Date: Thursday March 16, 2017
Location: Room 1510
Time: 1:30 PM

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LB360 Kolterman Adopt the Surgical Technologist Registry Act
LB439 Wishart Change licensure and regulation provisions for assisted-living facilities

Health and Human Services
Date: Wednesday March 15, 2017
Location: Room 1510
Time: 1:30 PM

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LB120 Schumacher Provide for Medical Assistance Act coverage for family planning services as prescribed
LB578 McDonnell Adopt the Ground Emergency Medical Transport Act

Health and Human Services
Date: Thursday March 09, 2017
Location: Room 1510
Time: 1:30 PM

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LB596 Groene Exempt equine massage therapy from credentialing and regulation under the Veterinary Medicine and Surgery Practice Act
Appointment Deegan, Thomas - Board of Emergency Medical Services
Appointment Smith, James - Board of Emergency Medical Services
Appointment Jensen, Linda - Board of Emergency Medical Services
Appointment Cerny, Joel - Board of Emergency Medical Services

Health and Human Services
Date: Wednesday March 08, 2017
Location: Room 1510
Time: 1:30 PM

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LB282 Riepe Change telehealth provisions relating to children's behavioral health
LB441 Morfeld Change eligibility provisions under the Medical Assistance Act

Health and Human Services
Date: Friday March 03, 2017
Location: Room 1510
Time: 1:30 PM

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Appointment Buhlke, Brian - Nebraska Rural Health Advisory Commission
Appointment Dexter, April - Nebraska Rural Health Advisory Commission
Appointment Fattig, Martin - Nebraska Rural Health Advisory Commission
Appointment Goertz, Jessye - Nebraska Rural Health Advisory Commission
Appointment Iske, Benjamin R. - Nebraska Rural Health Advisory Commission
LB466 Brasch Change credentialing and regulation of nurse-midwives
LB391 Watermeier Provide requirements for use of injections and surgical procedures by optometrists

Health and Human Services
Date: Thursday March 02, 2017
Location: Room 1510
Time: 1:30 PM

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LB224 Crawford Change asset limitation provisions relating to public assistance
LB537 Hughes Provide for drug screening for applicants and recipients of cash assistance

Health and Human Services
Date: Wednesday March 01, 2017
Location: Room 1510
Time: 9:15 AM

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LB344 Albrecht Change credentialing and regulation of mental health substance abuse centers
LB343 Riepe Change credentialing and regulation of cosmetology, nail technology, audiology, massage therapy, and barbers

Health and Human Services
Date: Friday February 24, 2017
Location: Room 1510
Time: 1:30 PM

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Appointment Hanus, Mary Beth - Nebraska Child Abuse Prevention Fund Board
LB588 Crawford Exempt reflexology from licensure under the Massage Therapy Practice Act

Health and Human Services
Date: Thursday February 23, 2017
Location: Room 1510
Time: 1:30 PM

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LB298 Baker Change provisions relating to the Nebraska Strengthening Families Act and a task force
LB179 Bolz Change provisions relating to transition of young adults to independence
LB297 McCollister Create Children and Juveniles Data Pilot Project

Health and Human Services
Date: Thursday February 16, 2017
Location: Room 1510
Time: 1:30 PM

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LB311 Morfeld Eliminate an eligibility provision relating to nutrition assistance benefits as prescribed
LB358 McCollister Change income eligibility provisions relating to the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program

Health and Human Services
Date: Wednesday February 15, 2017
Location: Room 1510
Time: 1:30 PM

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LB88 Blood Adopt the Interstate Medical Licensure Compact and the Nurse Licensure Compact and change and eliminate other provisions relating to the regulation of health professionals
LB342 Erdman Adopt the Nurse Licensure Compact and provide for temporary nursing license for military spouses
LB402 Hilkemann Change provisions of the Nebraska Regulation of Health Professions Act

Health and Human Services
Date: Friday February 10, 2017
Location: Room 1510
Time: 1:30 PM

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LB287 Wishart Provide duties for the State Child and Maternal Death Review Team
LB506 Albrecht Adopt the Compassion and Care for Medically Challenging Pregnancies Act and provide duties for the State Child and Maternal Death Review Team
LB430 Smith Change powers and duties of the Department of Health and Human Services under the Radiation Control Act

Health and Human Services
Date: Thursday February 09, 2017
Location: Room 1510
Time: 1:30 PM

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LB495 Riepe Change provisions relating to developmental disabilities
LB534 Vargas Provide for a housing coordinator within the Department of Health and Human Services

Health and Human Services
Date: Wednesday February 08, 2017
Location: Room 1510
Time: 1:30 PM

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LB50 Schumacher Provide reporting duties relating to behavioral health entities
LB456 Briese Provide for supportive services for disabled parents in family and dependency matters
LB605 Riepe Change rate provisions relating to the ICF/DD Reimbursement Protection Fund

Health and Human Services
Date: Friday February 03, 2017
Location: Room 1510
Time: 1:30 PM

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LB227 Wishart Create the Brain Injury Council and Brain Injury Trust Fund
LB283 Riepe Change and eliminate provisions relating to licensed practical nurses
LB323 Kolterman Adopt the Palliative Care and Quality of Life Act

Health and Human Services
Date: Thursday February 02, 2017
Location: Room 1510
Time: 1:30 PM

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LB91 Hilkemann Change provisions relating to infant health screenings
LB401 Hilkemann Change provisions relating to metabolic screening
LB481 Kuehn Provide for drug product selection for interchangeable biological products

Health and Human Services
Date: Wednesday February 01, 2017
Location: Room 1510
Time: 1:30 PM

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LB225 Crawford Change provisions of the Child Protection and Family Safety Act, the Nebraska Juvenile Code, the Foster Care Review Act, and the Nebraska Strengthening Families Act as prescribed
LB417 Riepe Change and eliminate provisions relating to public health and welfare

Health and Human Services
Date: Friday January 27, 2017
Location: Room 1510
Time: 1:30 PM

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LB425 Crawford Change and eliminate provisions relating to the Nurse Practitioner Practice Act
LB166 Kolterman Change provisions of Uniform Controlled Substances Act and Pharmacy Practice Act
LB117 Hilkemann Adopt the Investigational Drug Use Act

Health and Human Services
Date: Thursday January 26, 2017
Location: Room 1510
Time: 1:30 PM

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LB255 Crawford Adopt the Dialysis Patient Care Technician Registration Act
LB267 Linehan Change provisions relating to onsite vaccinations at health care facilities
LB285 Linehan Change and eliminate provisions relating to human immunodeficiency virus testing

Health and Human Services
Date: Wednesday January 25, 2017
Location: Room 1510
Time: 1:30 PM

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LB333 Riepe Change provisions relating to custody, services, and assistance for persons with developmental disabilities
LB334 Riepe Change Department of Health and Human Services provisions relating to families
LB335 Riepe Change provisions relating to a child care market rate survey
LB336 Riepe Provide a fee for registry checks under the Child Protection and Family Safety Act

Health and Human Services
Date: Friday January 20, 2017
Location: Room 1510
Time: 1:30 PM

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Appointment Knoche, Lisa - Nebraska Child Abuse Prevention Fund Board
Appointment Hanus, Mary Beth - Nebraska Child Abuse Prevention Fund Board
LB195 Craighead Require notification following mammography as prescribed
LB284 Riepe Change criminal history record information checks under the Child Care Licensing Act

Health and Human Services
Date: Thursday January 19, 2017
Location: Room 1510
Time: 1:30 PM

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Appointment Williams, Thomas L. - Division of Public Health-Department of Health and Human Services
LB64 Hansen Adopt the Adrenal Insufficiency Diagnosis Information and Support Act
LB61 Kolterman Adopt the Interstate Medical Licensure Compact

Health and Human Services
Date: Wednesday January 18, 2017
Location: Room 1510
Time: 1:30 PM

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LB18 Kolterman Change licensure and scope of practice for dental assistants and dental hygienists
LB19 Kolterman Change requirements for the practice of acupuncture
LB33 Ebke Change fees relating to vital statistics