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Event Detail – Joint Committee on Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities

Status:Completed

Event Date:7/19/2011

Start Time:10:30 AM

Location: Gardner Auditorium Get Directions

Item Name Start Time Duration Webcast
Joint Committee on Children, Families & Persons with Disabilities, Pt. 1 of 2 7/19/2011
10:30 AM
01:58:00 Recorded
Joint Committee on Children, Families & Persons with Disabilities, Pt. 2 of 2 7/19/2011
12:40 PM
00:59:00 Recorded
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Item Bill Number Bill Title Sponsor
1 S26 By Mr. Brewer, petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 26) of Brewer and Gobi for legislation relative to certain land in Templeton under the control of the Department of Mental Retardation [Joint Committee on Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities]. Stephen M. Brewer
2 S44 By Mr. Hart, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 44) of John Hart, Jr. and Susan C. Fargo for legislation to provide for an income tax credit for taxpayers with family members requiring care in their homes. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities. John Hart, Jr.
3 S46 By Ms. Jehlen, petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 46) of Story, Spilka, Sciortino and other members of the General Court for legislation to eliminate archaic language pertaining to individuals with disabilities [Joint Committee on Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities]. Patricia D. Jehlen
4 H50 By Ms. Creedon of Brockton, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 50) of Geraldine M. Creedon and others that school bus operators be included as mandatory reporters of suspected child abuse or neglect. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities. Geraldine M. Creedon
5 H53 By Mr. Hill of Ipswich, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 53) of Bradford Hill and Joyce A. Spiliotis for an investigation by the Inspector General of the wellbeing of children under the care of the Department of Children and Families. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities. Bradford Hill
6 H54 By Ms. Khan of Newton, a petition (accompanied by resolve, House, No. 54) of Kay Khan for an investigation by a special commission (including members of the General Court) relative to the misclassification and misdiagnosis of former residents of the Fernald State School. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities. Kay Khan
7 H67 By Mr. Koutoujian of Waltham, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 67) of Peter J. Koutoujian relative to waiting lists for services of the Department of Developmental Services. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities. Peter J. Koutoujian
8 H78 By Mr. Scibak of South Hadley, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 78) of John W. Scibak and others relative to the definition of mandated reports. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities. John W. Scibak
9 H79 By Mr. Stanley of Waltham, a petition (accompanied by resolve, House, No. 79) of Thomas M. Stanley and Tom Sannicandro for an investigation by a special commission (including members of the General Court) relative to the misclassification and misdiagnosis of former residents of the Fernald State School. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities. Thomas M. Stanley
10 H1859 By Ms. Gobi of Spencer, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1859) of Anne M. Gobi, Geraldo Alicea and Matthew A. Beaton that the Secretary of Administration and Finance study of the reductions and closings of the Glavin Regional Center, the Monson Development Center and the Templeton Development Center. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities. Anne M. Gobi
11 H1861 By Mr. O'Day of West Boylston, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1861) of James J. O'Day relative to establishing caseload rates at the Department of Social Services. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities. James J. O'Day
12 H1862 By Mr. O'Day of West Boylston, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1862) of James J. O'Day and others relative to housing and support services for unaccompanied homeless youth. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities. James J. O'Day
13 H2674 By Ms. Coakley-Rivera of Springfield, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2674) of Cheryl A. Coakley-Rivera and Benjamin Swan for an investigation by a special commission (including members of the General Court) of the need for drug related rehabilitation for clients of the Department of Children and Families. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities. Cheryl A. Coakley-Rivera
14 H2679 By Ms. Khan of Newton, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2679) of Kay Khan, Chris Walsh and George T. Ross relative to custodial decisions of the Department of Children and Families'. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities. Kay Khan
15 H2682 By Mr. Sannicandro of Ashland, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2682) of Tom Sannicandro and Kay Khan relative to the use of technology by people with disabilities and seniors. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities. Tom Sannicandro
16 H2683 By Mr. Scaccia of Boston, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2683) of Angelo M. Scaccia for legislation to establish an independent office of quality assurance for mentally retarded persons. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities. Angelo M. Scaccia
17 H982 By Mr. O'Day of West Boylston, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 982) of James J. O'Day and others relative to job opportunities for people with disabilities. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities. James J. O'Day
18 H1865 By Representative Provost of Somerville and Senator Jehlen, a joint petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1865) of Denise Provost, Patricia D. Jehlen and others for the inclusion of individuals with disabilities within civil rights protections and nondiscrimination protections and for an investigation by a special commission (including members of the General Court) of the status of individuals and families with disabilities. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities. Denise Provost
Patricia D. Jehlen

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