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PUBLIC HEALTH, WELFARE AND LABOR COMMITTEE - SENATE


ISP/IR Referred to Committee


Interim Study Proposals

ID
Requestor
Topic
Status
-2013-195
Sponsor: Bledsoe
TO ENCOURAGE THE USE OF TELEMEDICINE SERVICES; TO REQUIRE HEALTH BENEFIT PLAN COVERAGE FOR TELEMEDICINE SERVICES TO THE EXTENT THAT IN-PERSON HEALTHCARE CONSULTATION SERVICES ARE COVERED.
-2013-187
Sponsor: Rapert
REQUESTING THE ARKANSAS LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL REFER TO THE SENATE COMMITTEE ON PUBLIC HEALTH, WELFARE, AND LABOR THIS PROPOSAL TO PERFORM AN INTERIM STUDY OF THE ELIMINATION OF BARRIERS TO JOB CREDENTIALING AND LICENSURE OF VETERANS WHO OBTAINED CERTAIN SKI
-2013-173
Sponsor: Irvin
REQUESTING THE SENATE COMMITTEE ON PUBLIC HEALTH, WELFARE AND LABOR TO STUDY THE PUBLIC HEALTH AND ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACTS OF POLLUTION RAISED BY GRAVEL AND DIRT ROADS.
-2013-111
Sponsor: Maloch
TO AMEND THE ARKANSAS ORTHOTICS, PROSTHETICS, AND PEDORTHICS PRACTICE ACT OF 2007.
-2013-095
Sponsor: Bledsoe
TO RESTORE CONSISTENCY IN TEMPORARY TOTAL DISABILITY BENEFIT AND EMPLOYEE MISCONDUCT DETERMINATIONS AFTER TERMINATION UNDER INITIATED MEASURE 4 OF 1948.
TO RESTORE THE LANGUAGE OF THE ARKANSAS CODE AS IT EXISTED BEFORE PASSAGE ACT 1040 OF 2011 CONCERNING UNEMPLOYMENT BENEFITS.
-2013-060
Sponsor: Irvin
TO REGULATE THE USE OF CERTAIN DRUGS USED TO INDUCE AN ABORTION; AND TO PROVIDE FOR DISCIPLINARY PROCEEDINGS FOR ABORTIONS PERFORMED IN VIOLATION OF THIS ACT.
-2013-057
Sponsor: B. King
THE ARKANSAS WATER ADDITIVE ACCOUNTABILITY ACT.
-2013-052
Sponsor: A. Clark
TO REQUIRE THAT PERSONS WHO APPLY FOR OR RECEIVE PUBLIC ASSISTANCE BENEFITS TEST NEGATIVE FOR ILLEGAL DRUG USE.
-2013-048
Sponsor: U. Lindsey
TO AMEND THE LAW REGARDING SPECIALTY HOSPITALS FOR THE ASSESSMENT FEE ON HOSPITALS TO IMPROVE HEALTH CARE ACCESS LAW.
CONCERNING THE PLACEMENT OF CHILDREN WHO HAVE BEEN SUBJECTED TO MENTAL OR PHYSICAL ABUSE, WHETHER OR NOT THEY ARE IN THE CUSTODY OF THE DEPARTMENT OF HUMAN SERVICES.
-2013-030
Sponsor: S. Flowers
TO REQUIRE AN INTERIM STUDY TO IMPROVE SWIMMING POOL WATER QUALITY AND REDUCE RECREATIONAL WATER ILLNESSES.
-2013-028
Sponsor: Irvin
THE ARKANSAS CLOSE TO HOME ACT.
-2013-013
Sponsor: Bledsoe
TO ESTABLISH THE HEALTHCARE REFORM TRANSPARENCY ACT.
-2013-010
Sponsor: B. Sample
TO RE-CREATE THE STATE BOARD OF COSMETOLOGY; AND TO DECLARE AN EMERGENCY.
-2013-008
Sponsor: Files
TO REGULATE THE SUBSTITUTION OF BIOSIMILAR BIOLOGICAL PRODUCTS FOR CERTAIN PRESCRIBED PRODUCTS.