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Event Detail – Joint Committee on Public Health

Status:Completed

Event Date:9/13/2011

Start Time:10:00 AM

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Event Description

Air Quality, Hazardous Substances and Related Environmental Health Policies

Item Bill Number Bill Title Sponsor
1 S1066 By Mr. Baddour, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1066) of Steven A. Baddour for legislation to inspect air quality in public buildings. Public Health. Steven A. Baddour
2 S1074 By Ms. Candaras, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1074) of Gale D. Candaras, Cory Atkins, Jennifer E. Benson, Thomas M. McGee and other members of the General Court for legislation to regulate cadmium in children's jewelry. Public Health. Gale D. Candaras
3 S1100 By Ms. Flanagan, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1100) of Jennifer L. Flanagan and James B. Eldridge for legislation relative to environmentally preferable cleaning supplies. Public Health. Jennifer L. Flanagan
4 S1115 By Mr. Kennedy, petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1115) of Kennedy for legislation to clarify the site assignment process [Joint Committee on Public Health]. Thomas P. Kennedy
5 S1125 By Mr. Moore, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1125) of Michael O. Moore, James B. Eldridge, Carolyn C. Dykema and Sal N. DiDomenico for legislation relative to healthy schools. Public Health. Michael O. Moore
6 S1160 By Mr. Rodrigues, petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1160) of Rodrigues for legislation to provide training for certain local boards and commissions [Joint Committee on Public Health]. Michael J. Rodrigues
7 S1166 By Ms. Spilka, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1166) of Karen E. Spilka for legislation to protect public health. Public Health. Karen E. Spilka
8 H586 By Mr. Costello of Newburyport, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 586) of Michael A. Costello and others for legislation to include decabrominated diphenyl ether as a banned hazardous substance. Public Health. Michael A. Costello
9 H601 By Mr. Madden of Nantucket (by request), petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 601) of Kent Medowski relative to the use of lead-based materials in dwellings. Public Health. Timothy R. Madden
10 H624 By Mr. Smizik of Brookline, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 624) of Frank I. Smizik and others for legislation to require environmentally safe alternatives to harmful cleaning products. Public Health. Frank I. Smizik
11 H1465 By Mr. Brownsberger of Belmont (by request), a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1465) of William N. Brownsberger and Lizzie DeRham relative to the use HEPA filtered vacuums. Public Health. William N. Brownsberger
12 H1466 By Mr. Brownsberger of Belmont, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1466) of William N. Brownsberger and others relative to the regulation of air quality in schools and public buildings. Public Health. William N. Brownsberger
13 H1499 By Mr. Linsky of Natick, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1499) of David Paul Linsky and Karen E. Spilka relative to lead paint testing. Public Health. David Paul Linsky
14 H1513 By Ms. Reinstein of Revere, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1513) of Kathi-Anne Reinstein for legislation to regulate the ingredients used in the manufacture of cosmetics. Public Health. Kathi-Anne Reinstein
15 H1524 By Mr. Sánchez of Boston, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1524) of Jeffrey Sánchez and others for legislation to reduce asthma and other health threats from certain cleaning products used in schools. Public Health. Jeffrey Sánchez
16 H1532 By Ms. Spiliotis of Peabody, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1532) of Joyce A. Spiliotis, Theodore C. Speliotis and Lori A. Ehrlich for legislation to exempt certain excavation, processing of earth products for construction purposes from the noisome prohibition public health law. Public Health. Joyce A. Spiliotis
17 H2343 By Ms. Ehrlich of Marblehead, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2343) of Lori A. Ehrlich and others relative to air pollutants. Public Health. Lori A. Ehrlich
18 H2360 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2360) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr., and others relative to the use of Bisphenol-A in certain baby products. Public Health. Bradley H. Jones, Jr.
19 H2361 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2361) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others relative to health concerns of cosmetics. Public Health. Bradley H. Jones, Jr.
20 H2894 By Ms. Coakley-Rivera of Springfield, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2894) of Cheryl A. Coakley-Rivera that the Department of Public Health promulgate regulations to require that certain child care programs undergo routine radon testing. Public Health. Cheryl A. Coakley-Rivera
21 H2905 By Ms. Provost of Somerville, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2905) of Denise Provost and others relative to the reporting on health effects of particulate matter. Public Health. Denise Provost
22 H1157 By [SPONSOR PREFIX] [SPONSOR NAME] of [SPONSOR CITY], a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1157) of [PETITIONERS LIST] relative to environmental and health impact reports. Public Health. Jeffrey Sánchez
23 H3696 By [SPONSOR PREFIX] [SPONSOR NAME] of [SPONSOR CITY], a petition (subject to Joint Rule 12) (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3696) of [PETITIONERS LIST] relative to sharing confidential health data with the Boston Public Health Commission pertaining to the residents of said city for the purpose of public health surveillance. Public Health. [Local Approval Received.] Jeffrey Sánchez

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