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Event Detail – Joint Committee on Public Health

Status:Completed

Event Date:10/25/2011

Start Time:10:00 AM

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Event Description

Injury Prevention and Response, Nutrition and Food Service Policies, Vital Records

Item Bill Number Bill Title Sponsor
1 S1110 By Mr. Kennedy, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1110) of Thomas P. Kennedy for legislation relative to the signing of death certificates. Public Health. Thomas P. Kennedy
2 S1179 By Mr. Wolf, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1179) of Daniel A. Wolf for legislation relative to the pronouncement of death in a rest home. Public Health. Daniel A. Wolf
3 H603 By Mr. Miceli of Wilmington, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 603) of James R. Miceli relative to birth records. Public Health. James R. Miceli
4 H607 By Ms. Poirier of North Attleborough, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 607) of Elizabeth A. Poirier, George T. Ross and Shaunna O'Connell relative to preserving dates of birth from city and town records. Public Health. Elizabeth A. Poirier
5 H609 By Ms. Poirier of North Attleborough, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 609) of Elizabeth A. Poirier and George T. Ross relative to access to birth records of certain persons born out of wedlock. Public Health. Elizabeth A. Poirier
6 H1843 By Mr. Murphy of Weymouth, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1843) of James M. Murphy for legislation to require certified identification when requesting copies of birth certificates. Public Health. James M. Murphy
7 H2892 By Ms. Coakley-Rivera of Springfield, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2892) of Cheryl A. Coakley-Rivera and Benjamin Swan relative to the issuance of certificates by registers of probate for certain persons changing marriage names. Public Health. Cheryl A. Coakley-Rivera
8 S1085 By Ms. Creem, petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1085) of Creem for legislation to conduct a comprehensive study of oral injuries in school sports [Joint Committee on Public Health]. Cynthia S. Creem
9 S1086 By Ms. Creem, petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1086) of Creem for legislation to create a sports injury commission [Joint Committee on Public Health]. Cynthia S. Creem
10 S1123 By Mr. Montigny, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1123) of Mark C. Montigny and Bruce J. Ayers for legislation requiring automated external defibrillators in schools. Public Health. Mark C. Montigny
11 S1132 By Mr. Moore, petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1132) of Moore for legislation to prohibit the use of all latex gloves and products by persons who handle food [Joint Committee on Public Health]. Richard T. Moore
12 S1146 By Mr. Moore, petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1146) of Moore for legislation relative to the statewide head injury program [Joint Committee on Public Health]. Richard T. Moore
13 S1163 By Mr. Ross, petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1163) of Winslow, Tarr, Smola and other members of the General Court for legislation to require coaches of interscholastic sports to complete first aid training courses [Joint Committee on Public Health]. Richard J. Ross
14 S1164 By Mr. Rush, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1164) of Michael F. Rush for legislation relative to foods containing artificial trans fats. Public Health. Michael F. Rush
15 S1171 By Mr. Timilty, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1171) of James E. Timilty for legislation relative to cleanliness in restaurants and bars. Public Health. James E. Timilty
16 S1172 By Mr. Timilty, petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1172) of Timilty for legislation relative to parity in the restroom facility requirement for stadiums [Joint Committee on Public Health]. James E. Timilty
17 H594 By [SPONSOR PREFIX] [SPONSOR NAME] of [SPONSOR CITY], a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 594) of [PETITIONERS LIST] that the Department of Public Health be directed to promulgate regulations governing the administration of medication to children in schools. Public Health. Jay R. Kaufman
18 H622 By Mr. Scibak of South Hadley, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 622) of John W. Scibak, George T. Ross and Michael R. Knapik relative to the use of latex gloves or utensils by food handlers. Public Health. John W. Scibak
19 H630 By Ms. Story of Amherst, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 630) of Ellen Story, Paul W. Mark and Peter V. Kocot relative to the definition of genetically engineered material in the labeling of food. Public Health. Ellen Story
20 H1462 By Ms. Balser of Newton, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1462) of Ruth B. Balser and others relative to requiring all restaurants to maintain devices or procedures to remove food lodged in persons’ throats. Public Health. Ruth B. Balser
21 H1494 By [SPONSOR PREFIX] [SPONSOR NAME] of [SPONSOR CITY], a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1494) of [PETITIONERS LIST] relative to foods containing artificial trans fats. Public Health. Kay Khan
22 H1525 By Mr. Sánchez of Boston, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1525) of Jeffrey Sánchez, William N. Brownsberger and Jonathan Hecht relative to nutrition in government buildings. Public Health. Jeffrey Sánchez
23 H2337 By Mr. Bradley of Hingham, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2337) of Garrett J. Bradley relative to the Department of Public Health to establishing a plan for the control of peanut oils used in restaurants. Public Health. Garrett J. Bradley
24 H2893 By Ms. Coakley-Rivera of Springfield, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2893) of Cheryl A. Coakley-Rivera and Benjamin Swan for legislation to require food establishments to post their most current sanitation inspection rating in a conspicuous location . Public Health. Cheryl A. Coakley-Rivera
25 H2900 By Mr. Koutoujian of Waltham, a petition (accompanied by resolve, House, No. 2900) of Peter J. Koutoujian investigation by a special commission (including members of the General Court) relative to public health policy initiatives and strategies to reduce incidents of suicide in the Commonwealth. Public Health. Peter J. Koutoujian
26 H2902 By Mr. McMurtry of Dedham, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2902) of Paul McMurtry, Kevin Aguiar and Stephen Stat Smith relative to hand sanitizing at take-out restaurants. Public Health. Paul McMurtry
27 H3162 By Mr. Frost of Auburn, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3162) of Paul K. Frost for legislation to require restaurants to identify for customers the presence and origin of food allergens contained in the list of products offered by such restaurants. Public Health. Paul K. Frost
28 S1957 By Mr. Downing, petition (subject to Joint Rule 12) of Benjamin B. Downing for legislation relative to volunteer ambulance service. Public Health. Benjamin B. Downing
29 H3261 By Mr. Linsky of Natick, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3261) of David Paul Linsky and others relative to the research and treatment of Lyme Disease. Public Health. David Paul Linsky
30 H3515 By Mr. Basile of Boston, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3515) of Carlo Basile relative to the practice of medical physics and the harmful effects of excessive and unnecessary radiation. Public Health. Carlo Basile
31 H3615 By Mr. Naughton of Clinton, a petition (subject to Joint Rule 12) of Harold P. Naughton, Jr. relative to the fees for records of hospital patients. Public Health. Harold P. Naughton, Jr.
32 H3645 By Mr. Galvin of Canton (by request), a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. [BILL NUMBER]) of Cynthia Cushman relative to patient information regarding reconstructive surgery. Public Health. William C. Galvin

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