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

Status:Completed

Event Date:7/19/2011

Start Time:10:30 AM

Location: Arlington Town Hall

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Arlington, MA 02476 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
*Scheduled Start

Event Description

DCF and DDS

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Item Bill Number Bill Title Sponsor
1 H67 An Act relative to sufficient services within the department of mental retardation Peter J. Koutoujian
2 S26 An Act relative to certain land in Templeton under the control of the Department of Mental Retardation. Stephen M. Brewer
3 H50 An Act requiring school bus operators and monitors to be mandated reporters of suspected child abuse or neglect Geraldine M. Creedon
4 H78 An Act Relative to the Definition of Mandated Reporters. John W. Scibak
5 H2674 An Act to study the need for drug rehabilitation for Department of Children and Families' clients Cheryl A. Coakley-Rivera
6 H2682 An Act relative to living at home with use of technology for people with disabilities and seniors Tom Sannicandro
7 H53 An Act relative to the department of social services Bradford Hill
8 H2683 An Act establishing an independent office of quality assurance for developmentally disabled persons Angelo M. Scaccia
9 S44 An Act to provide for an income tax credit for taxpayers with family members requiring care in their homes. John Hart, Jr.
10 H1865 An Act affirming inclusion of individuals with disabilities within civil rights protections and nondiscrimination provisions in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts Denise Provost
Patricia D. Jehlen
11 H982 An Act to increase the Commonwealth's compliance with federal law meeting requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act James J. O'Day
12 H1861 An Act to establish caseloads at the Department of Children and Families James J. O'Day
13 H1862 An Act providing housing and support services for unaccompanied homeless youth James J. O'Day
14 H1859 An Act relative to the closure of certain DDS facilities Anne M. Gobi
15 H2679 An Act relative to court oversight of the Department of Children and Families' custodial decisions Kay Khan
16 S46 An Act eliminating archaic language pertaining to individuals with disabilities in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts Patricia D. Jehlen
17 H79 Resolve providing for an investigation and study by a special commission relative to the misclassification and misdiagnosis of former residents of the Fernald state school. Thomas M. Stanley
18 H54 Resolve creating a scholarship fund to further the study of developmental disabilities Kay Khan