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PUBLIC HEALTH, WELFARE AND LABOR COMMITTEE - SENATE


ISP/IR Referred to Committee


Interim Study Proposals

ID
Requestor
Topic
Status
-2019-186
Sponsor: Flippo
TO AUTHORIZE PHARMACISTS TO PRESCRIBE AND MONITOR MEDICATIONS.
-2019-185
Sponsor: K. Hammer
TO AMEND THE MEMBERSHIP OF THE ARKANSAS STATE MEDICAL BOARD; AND TO AMEND THE SUPERVISION AND PRESCRIPTIVE AUTHORITY OF PHYSICIAN ASSISTANTS.
-2019-183
Sponsor: K. Hammer
TO AMEND THE ARKANSAS ATHLETIC TRAINERS ACT; AND TO AMEND THE DEFINITION OF "ATHLETE" WITHIN THE ARKANSAS ATHELETIC TRAINERS ACT.
-2019-176
Sponsor: K. Hammer
STUDY REMOVAL OF THE COLLABORATIVE PRACTICE AGREEMENT REQUIREMENT OF ADVANCED PRACTICE REGISTERED NURSES AND GRANTING ADVANCED PRACTICE REGISTERED NURSES FULL PRACTICE AUTHORITY INCLUDING FULL PRESCRIPTIVE AUTHORITY.
-2019-175
Sponsor: Irvin
CONVERTED - JMB023
-2019-158
Sponsor: K. Hammer
STUDY MEDICAL PROFESSION SCOPE OF PRACTICE.
-2019-157
Sponsor: Irvin
CONVERTED - BPG651
-2019-156
Sponsor: Irvin
TO SUSPEND PAYMENT AUDITS OF HEALTHCARE PROVIDERS; TO PROVIDE AN OVERPAYMENT RECOVERY TIME LIMIT TOLL FOR HEALTHCARE PROVIDERS; AND TO DECLARE AN EMERGENCY.
-2019-155
Sponsor: Irvin
TO PROVIDE A GRACE PERIOD FOR NONPAYMENT OF INSURANCE PREMIUMS TO CERTAIN POLICYHOLDERS; AND TO DECLARE AN EMERGENCY.
-2019-154
Sponsor: Irvin
TO DEFINE THE SCOPE UNDER WHICH MEDICAL PROFESSIONALS MAY ENGAGE IN EMERGENCY SERVICES DURING THE CORONAVIRUS DISEASE 2019 (COVID-19) OUTBREAK; AND TO DECLARE AN EMERGENCY.
-2019-153
Sponsor: Irvin
TO MANDATE INSURANCE COVERAGE AND MEDICAID BENEFITS WITH REGARD TO CORONAVIRUS DISEASE 2019 (COVID-19); AND TO DECLARE AN EMERGENCY.
-2019-152
Sponsor: Irvin
TO REQUIRE THE OFFICE OF MEDICAID INSPECTOR GENERAL TO DELAY RECOVERY OF IMPROPERLY EXPENDED MEDICAL ASSISTANCE FUNDS DURING A PUBLIC HEALTH EMERGENCY.
-2019-150
Sponsor: K. Hammer
STUDY POSSIBLE REVISIONS TO THE PROCESS FOR DECLARING AND ADDRESSING A PUBLIC HEALTH EMERGENCY IN THE STATE OF ARKANSAS.
-2019-147
Sponsor: Irvin
STUDY, REVIEW, AND RECOMMEND PROTOCOL AND PROCEDURES TO CREATE STANDARDIZATION AND CONSISTENCY WHEN TRANSPORTING BEHAVIORAL HEALTH PATIENTS IN A NONEMERGENCY SITUATION.
-2019-138
Sponsor: Irvin
STUDY THE IMPACT OF VAPOR PRODUCTS, ALTERNATIVE NICOTINE PRODUCTS, AND E-LIQUID PRODUCTS ON THE CITIZENS OF ARKANSAS.
-2019-136
Sponsor:
TO PROMOTE THE COLLECTION OF LABOR MARKET DATA; AND TO REQUIRE EMPLOYERS TO PARTICIPATE IN SURVEYS CONDUCTED BY THE BUREAU OF LABOR STATISTICS OF THE UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF LABOR.
-2019-094
Sponsor: K. Hammer
TO MODIFY THE TIME AN EMPLOYER HAS TO RESPOND TO AN APPLICATION FOR UNEMPLOYMENT BENEFITS.
-2019-093
Sponsor: A. Clark
TO CREATE THE CHILD MALTREATMENT INVESTIGATION BODY CAMERA PILOT PROGRAM.
-2019-092
Sponsor: T. Garner
TO CREATE THE FRESH START ACT OF 2019; AND TO HELP INDIVIDUALS WITH CRIMINAL RECORDS REENTER AND MOVE TO THE WORKFORCE AND STAY OUT OF PRISON; AND TO DECLARE AN EMERGENCY.
-2019-091
Sponsor: T. Garner
TO AMEND THE ARKANSAS ATHLETIC TRAINERS ACT.
-2019-081
Sponsor: J. Cooper
TO COMBINE THE COSMETOLOGY TECHNICAL ADVISORY COMMITTEE AND THE STATE BOARD OF BARBER EXAMINERS.
-2019-062
Sponsor: Rapert
TO AUTHORIZE A LIMITED PROGRAM OF AN OPTIONAL SYSTEM TO ALLOW AN EMPLOYER TO SECURE COVERAGE FOR INJURY OR DEATH OF AN EMPLOYEE WITHOUT REGARD TO WORK-RELATEDNESS; AND TO DECLARE AN EMERGENCY.