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PUBLIC HEALTH, WELFARE AND LABOR COMMITTEE- HOUSE


ISP/IR Referred to Committee


Interim Study Proposals

ID
Requestor
Topic
Status
-2013-207
Sponsor: Ferguson
REQUESTING THE HOUSE COMMITTEE ON PUBLIC HEALTH, WELFARE, AND LABOR CONDUCT AN INTERIM STUDY TO DETERMINE THE NEED FOR NEW LICENSURE OF AN ASSISTANT PHYSICIAN.
-2013-206
Sponsor: Magie
TO AMEND THE PRESCRIPTIVE AUTHORITY OF ADVANCED PRACTICE REGISTERED NURSES AND PHYSICIAN ASSISTANTS; TO EXTEND PRESCRIPTIVE AUTHORITY TO HYDROCODONE COMBINATION PRODUCTS IF EXPRESSLY AUTHORIZED BY A PHYSICIAN.
-2013-205
Sponsor: Magie
TO ESTABLISH THE ARKANSAS ANESTHESIOLOGIST ASSISTANT ACT.
-2013-204
Sponsor: Linck
AN ACT TO LICENSE NATUROPATHIC PRACTITIONERS.
-2013-203
Sponsor: C. Douglas
REQUESTING THAT THE HOUSE COMMITTEE ON PUBLIC HEALTH, WELFARE, AND LABOR STUDY THE FEASIBILITY AND IMPACT OF REQUIRING CERTIFICATION OR LICENSURE OF SURGICAL TECHNOLOGISTS AND SURGICAL ASSISTANTS.
-2013-202
Sponsor: Linck
REQUESTING THE HOUSE COMMITTEE ON PUBLIC HEALTH, WELFARE, AND LABOR TO CONDUCT AN INTERIM STUDY TO DETERMINE THE NEED FOR A SCOPE OF PRACTICE CHANGE IN THE EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES ACT TO ESTABLISH THE NEW LICENSURE OF COMMUNITY PARAMEDIC.
-2013-199
Sponsor: Hammer
REQUESTING THE INTERIM HOUSE COMMITTEE ON PUBLIC HEALTH, WELFARE, AND LABOR STUDY THE ROLE OF THE ADVANCED PRACTICE REGISTERED NURSE.
-2013-197
Sponsor: Ferguson
REQUESTING THE HOUSE COMMITTEE ON PUBLIC HEALTH, WELFARE AND LABOR STUDY PHYSICIAN ORDERS FOR LIFE-SUSTAINING TREATMENT.
-2013-196
Sponsor: Ferguson
REQUESTING THE INTERIM HOUSE COMMITTEE ON PUBLIC HEALTH, WELFARE AND LABOR TO STUDY THE PRESENT OPERATIONS OF THE ARKANSAS WASTE TIRE PROGRAM AND THE POTENTIAL FOR IMPROVING THE FINANCIAL AND ENVIRONMENTAL STRENGTH OF THE ARKANSAS WASTE TIRE PROGRAM.
-2013-189
Sponsor: Leding
REQUESTING THE INTERIM HOUSE COMMITTEE ON PUBLIC HEALTH, WELFARE AND LABOR STUDY COST-EFFICIENT METHODS FOR TRACKING ELECTRONIC SALES INFORMATION OF PSEUDOEPHEDRINE PRODUCTS ACROSS STATE LINES.
-2013-169
Sponsor: Ferguson
REQUESTING THE INTERIM HOUSE COMMITTEE ON PUBLIC HEALTH, WELFARE AND LABOR TO STUDY TEENAGE PREGNANCY PREVENTION.
-2013-166
Sponsor: Broadaway
REQUESTING THE INTERIM HOUSE COMMITTEE ON PUBLIC HEALTH, WELFARE AND LABOR STUDY THE POSTSECONDARY EDUCATION OPPORTUNITIES PROVIDED TO STUDENTS WITH INTELLECTUAL DISABILITIES AT INSTITUTIONS OF HIGHER EDUCATION.
-2013-159
Sponsor: Leding
REQUESTING THAT THE INTERIM HOUSE COMMITTEE ON PUBLIC HEALTH, WELFARE, AND LABOR STUDY AND DEVELOP EFFECTIVE STRATEGIES FOR THE COST-EFFECTIVE, SAFE, AND PROPER RECYCLING OF ELECTRONIC DEVICES; AND ENCOURAGE CERTAIN ENTITIES TO ASSIST THE COMMITTEE IN DEV
-2013-150
Sponsor: Leding
TO CREATE A PRESUMPTION THAT FIREFIGHTERS WHO DEVELOP CERTAIN FORMS OF CANCER DEVELOPED THOSE CANCERS THROUGH THEIR WORK AS FIREFIGHTERS.
-2013-149
Sponsor: Leding
TO PERMIT PARENTAL LEAVE DUE TO THE BIRTH, ADOPTION, OR FOSTER PLACEMENT OF A CHILD.
-2013-141
Sponsor: Wardlaw
TO RESTRICT THE PRESCRIBING OF CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES BY EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT PHYSICIANS.
-2013-127
Sponsor: Dotson
TO AMEND ARKANSAS LAW CONCERNING MEDICAID REIMBURSEMENT FOR OVER-THE-COUNTER MEDICATIONS.
-2013-120
Sponsor: Kizzia
TO ESTABLISH A PROCEDURE TO ENFORCE SAFETY ON ALL PUBLIC WORKS PROJECTS.
-2013-085
Sponsor: Ferguson
THE TRANSPARENCY IN HEALTH CARE CREDENTIALS ACT.
-2013-084
Sponsor: Hammer
TO CLARIFY THE LAW REGARDING MEDICAID REIMBURSEMENTS FOR NURSING PROFESSIONALS.
-2013-037
Sponsor: Hobbs
TO PROPOSE AN INTERIM STUDY OF THE EFFECTS OF REPEALING THE REQUIREMENTS FOR CERTIFICATES OF NEED AND PERMITS OF APPROVAL FOR NURSING HOMES.
-2013-036
Sponsor: Hobbs
TO REPEAL THE REQUIREMENTS FOR CERTIFICATES OF NEED AND PERMITS OF APPROVAL FOR HEALTH CARE FACILITIES, EXCEPT NURSING HOMES AND ASSISTED LIVING FACILITIES.
-2013-034
Sponsor: Hobbs
TO TRANSFER THE DUTIES OF THE HEALTH SERVICES PERMITTING AGENCY TO THE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH.
-2013-033
Sponsor: Hobbs
TO REVISE THE SCOPE OF PRACTICE FOR MIDWIVES.
-2013-020
Sponsor: Hammer
TO REVIEW THE LAW REGARDING THE STATE SUPPLEMENTAL NUTRITION ASSISTANCE PROGRAM.
-2013-019
Sponsor: Hammer
TO CREATE THE MEDICAID MENTAL HEALTH RESTRUCTURING ACT.
-2013-009
Sponsor: D. Altes
AN ACT TO LICENSE NATUROPATHIC PRACTITIONERS.
-2013-006
Sponsor: D. Meeks
TO CREATE THE HEALTHCARE FREEDOM OF CONSCIENCE ACT.
-2013-004
Sponsor: Broadaway
TO CHANGE THE DEFINITION OF CERTIFIED REGISTERED NURSE ANESTHETISTS BY REMOVING SUPERVISION REQUIREMENTS.