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The 193rd General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Bill S.1219 190th (2017 - 2018)

An Act to establish a children’s vision screening registry

By Mr. Lewis, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1219) of Jason M. Lewis, Christine P. Barber, Joan B. Lovely, Sal N. DiDomenico and other members of the General Court for legislation to direct the Department of Public Health to compile data and issue a report on vision screening for children entering kindergarten. Public Health.

Bill Information

Jason M. Lewis

Bill History

Displaying 7 actions for Bill S.1219
Date Branch Action
1/23/2017 Senate Referred to the committee on Public Health
1/23/2017 House House concurred
9/29/2017 Joint Hearing scheduled for 10/17/2017 from 01:00 PM-05:00 PM in A-2
4/2/2018 Senate Bill reported favorably by committee and referred to the committee on Health Care Financing
4/24/2018 House Reporting date extended to Wednesday May 16, 2018, pending concurrence
4/26/2018 Senate Senate concurred
5/31/2018 Senate Accompanied a study order, see S2535

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