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Event Detail – Joint Committee on Public Health

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Event Date:5/10/2011

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Prevention, Wellness and Reproductive Health Policies

Item Bill Number Bill Title Sponsor
1 S1075 By Ms. Chandler, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1075) of Harriette L. Chandler for legislation to direct tobacco tax revenues to reduce tobacco use and its harms. Public Health. Harriette L. Chandler
2 S1082 By Ms. Clark, petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1082) of Clark for legislation to educate about premature infants risks and health care needs [Joint Committee on Public Health]. Katherine M. Clark
3 S1083 By Ms. Clark, petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1083) of Katherine M. Clark, David M. Torrisi, Eugene L. O'Flaherty and Michael J. Rodrigues for legislation relative to premature infant hospital discharge and quality improvement [Joint Committee on Public Health]. Katherine M. Clark
4 S1093 By Ms. Fargo, petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1093) of Fargo for legislation to provide information on the health benefits of breastfeeding [Joint Committee on Public Health]. Susan C. Fargo
5 S1094 By Ms. Fargo, petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1094) of Sánchez, Provost, Walz and other members of the General Court for legislation to restrict the sale of tobacco products at locations where health professional are employed [Joint Committee on Public Health]. Susan C. Fargo
6 S1102 By Ms. Flanagan, petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1102) of Eldridge and Flanagan for legislation to promote healthy behaviors [Joint Committee on Public Health]. Jennifer L. Flanagan
7 S1120 By Mr. Montigny, petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1120) of Montigny for legislation to provide for disclosure of certain information relating to tobacco products sold in the Commonwealth [Joint Committee on Public Health]. Mark C. Montigny
8 S1128 By Mr. Moore, petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1128) of Stanley, Hecht, McGee and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to other tobacco products [Joint Committee on Public Health]. Michael O. Moore
9 S1149 By Mr. Moore, petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1149) of Moore for legislation to establish a vision care registry [Joint Committee on Public Health]. Richard T. Moore
10 S1159 By Mr. Petruccelli, petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1159) of Michlewitz and Petruccelli for legislation relative to cigar bars [Joint Committee on Public Health]. Anthony W. Petruccelli
11 S1175 By Mr. Timilty, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1175) of James E. Timilty, Martin J. Walsh, James J. Dwyer, Timothy R. Madden and other members of the General Court for legislation to regulate tanning facilities. Public Health. James E. Timilty
12 S1177 By Mr. Tolman, petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1177) of Tolman for legislation to provide survivorship plans and wellness resources for cancer patients [Joint Committee on Public Health]. Steven A. Tolman
13 H587 By Mr. Costello of Newburyport, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 587) of Michael A. Costello relative to reducing the exposure of children to second hand smoke. Public Health. Michael A. Costello
14 H591 By Mr. Garballey of Arlington, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 591) of Sean Garballey and others for legislation to restrict the sale of tobacco products at locations where health professionals are employed. Public Health. Sean Garballey
15 H611 By Ms. Poirier of North Attleborough, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 611) of Elizabeth A. Poirier and George T. Ross relative to the use of human skin cells in certain scientific research. Public Health. Elizabeth A. Poirier
16 H627 By Mr. Speliotis of Danvers, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 627) of Theodore C. Speliotis for legislation to further regulate smoking in areas adjacent to public buildings and workplaces. Public Health. Theodore C. Speliotis
17 H629 By Ms. Story of Amherst, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 629) of Ellen Story and others relative to consent and counseling of pregnant women under sixteen years of age. Public Health. Ellen Story
18 H1478 By Ms. Forry of Boston, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1478) of Linda Dorcena Forry and others for legislation to develop a comprehensive breastfeeding promotion policy. Public Health. Linda Dorcena Forry
19 H1479 By Ms. Fox of Boston, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1479) of Gloria L. Fox and others relative to establishing the folic acid awareness programs for young girls and women. Public Health. Gloria L. Fox
20 H1481 By Ms. Fox of Boston, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1481) of Gloria L. Fox and others relative to the establishment of a lupus erythematosus registry. Public Health. Gloria L. Fox
21 H1512 By Mr. Peterson of Grafton, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1512) of George N. Peterson, Jr., relative to prohibiting the distribution, possession and use of all tobacco products. Public Health. George N. Peterson, Jr.
22 H1526 By Mr. Sánchez of Boston, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1526) of Jeffrey Sánchez and others for legislation establishing a hemophilia advisory committee. Public Health. Jeffrey Sánchez
23 H1527 By Mr. Sannicandro of Ashland, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1527) of Tom Sannicandro for legislation to ban the sale of cigars in packages of less than five. Public Health. Tom Sannicandro
24 H1528 By Mr. Sannicandro of Ashland, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1528) of Tom Sannicandro relative to Down Syndrome genetic test results. Public Health. Tom Sannicandro
25 H1535 By Ms. Stanley of West Newbury, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1535) of Harriett L. Stanley relative to information provided to maternity patients regarding infant feeding. Public Health. Harriett L. Stanley
26 H1540 By Mr. Toomey of Cambridge, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1540) of Timothy J. Toomey, Jr., and Benjamin Swan for legislation to establish a program of community based health and sexuality education services within the Department of Public Health. Public Health. Timothy J. Toomey, Jr.
27 H1541 By Mr. Torrisi of North Andover, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1541) of David M. Torrisi for legislation to exempt preexisting retail tobacco stores and smoking bars from certain laws and regulations. Public Health. David M. Torrisi
28 H2338 By Mr. Bradley of Hingham, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2338) of Garrett J. Bradley relative to medical and health personnel reporting the examination or treatment of patients afflicted with autism to the Department of Public Health. Public Health. Garrett J. Bradley
29 H2342 By [SPONSOR PREFIX] [SPONSOR NAME] of [SPONSOR CITY], a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2342) of [PETITIONERS LIST] for legislation to establish a lung cancer research fund. Public Health. Thomas P. Conroy
30 H2349 By Ms. Haddad of Somerset, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2349) of Patricia A. Haddad and others relative to premature infant hospital discharge and quality improvement. Public Health. Patricia A. Haddad
31 H2358 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2358) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr., and others relative to prohibiting the possession of tobacco by minors. Public Health. Bradley H. Jones, Jr.
32 H2372 By Mr. O'Day of West Boylston, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2372) of James J. O'Day for legislation to establish age requirements for the use of tanning facilities. Public Health. James J. O'Day
33 H3253 By Ms. Benson of Lunenburg (by request), a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3253) of Robert Bowen for legislation to prohibit smoking in multifamily residences. Public Health. Jennifer E. Benson
34 H3295 By Representatives deMacedo of Plymouth and Harrington of Groton, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3295) of Viriato Manuel deMacedo, Sheila C. Harrington and others for legislation to require physicians to anesthetize the fetus prior to performing certain abortions. Public Health. Viriato Manuel deMacedo
Sheila C. Harrington
35 H2452 By Mr. Hecht of Watertown, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2452) of Jonathan Hecht and others for legislation to provide smoking and tobacco use cessation treatment benefits to active and retired public employees. Public Service. Jonathan Hecht
36 H3368 By Mr. McMurtry of Dedham, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3368) of Paul McMurtry and Michael O. Moore relative to the serving of tobacco products from a hookah device. Public Health. Paul McMurtry

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