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

Status:Completed

Event Date:5/21/2013

Start Time:1:00 PM

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Item Bill Number Bill Title Sponsor
1 H73 By Ms. Benson of Lunenburg, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 73) of Jennifer E. Benson and others relative to spouses under the definition of family members serving as paid caregivers. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities. Jennifer E. Benson
2 H74 By Mr. Bradley of Hingham, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 74) of Garrett J. Bradley and others relative to the services for individuals with Prader Willi Syndrome. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities. Garrett J. Bradley
3 H75 By Mr. Bradley of Hingham, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 75) of Garrett J. Bradley and Thomas J. Calter for legislation to establish a pilot program for adults with Asperger syndrome and autism. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities. Garrett J. Bradley
4 H76 By Mr. Bradley of Hingham, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 76) of Garrett J. Bradley and others relative to access to medical treatments for children with autism. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities. Garrett J. Bradley
5 H77 By Mr. Bradley of Hingham, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 77) of Garrett J. Bradley and others establishing an integrated confidential data system among state agencies to track diagnosis, treatment, services and outcome of individuals with autism . Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities. Garrett J. Bradley
6 H78 By Mr. Bradley of Hingham, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 78) of Garrett J. Bradley and others relative to services for adults with developmental disabilities. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities. Garrett J. Bradley
7 H81 By Ms. Coakley-Rivera of Springfield, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 81) of Cheryl A. Coakley-Rivera and Benjamin Swan relative to improving handicapped accessibility. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities. Cheryl A. Coakley-Rivera
8 H82 By Ms. Coakley-Rivera of Springfield, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 82) of Cheryl A. Coakley-Rivera that the Architectural Access Board require that building owners be prohibited from renting space to agencies receiving state funding unless said building is handicapped accessible. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities. Cheryl A. Coakley-Rivera
9 H119 By Ms. Khan of Newton, a petition (accompanied by resolve, House, No. 119) of Kay Khan and Marcos A. Devers for an investigation by a special commission relative to the misclassification and misdiagnosis of former residents of the Fernald State School. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities. Kay Khan
10 H148 By Mr. Sánchez of Boston, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 148) of Jeffrey Sánchez and others relative to personal care services to persons with disabilities or seniors under the MassHealth program. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities. Jeffrey Sánchez
11 S66 By Mr. Welch, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 66) of James T. Welch, John F. Keenan and Sal N. DiDomenico for legislation to clarify the definition of personal care attendant. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities. James T. Welch
12 H158 By Mr. Sullivan of Fall River, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 158) of David B. Sullivan and others relative to cueing and supervision in the personal care attendant program. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities. David B. Sullivan
13 S21 By Ms. Candaras, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 21) of Gale D. Candaras, Christopher G. Fallon, Louis L. Kafka, Denise Andrews and other members of the General Court for legislation to supervise the personal care attendant program. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities. Gale D. Candaras
14 S23 By Ms. Candaras, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 23) of Gale D. Candaras, Denise Andrews, John F. Keenan, Sal N. DiDomenico and other members of the General Court for legislation to provide personal care attendant orientation . Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities. Gale D. Candaras
15 S42 By Mr. Welch, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 42) of James T. Welch, Angelo J. Puppolo, Jr., Colleen M. Garry, James B. Eldridge and other members of the General Court for legislation to establish the miracle league of Massachusetts to provide recreational resources for persons with disabilities. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities. James T. Welch
16 S55 By Ms. Jehlen, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 55) of Patricia D. Jehlen for legislation to eliminate archaic language pertaining to individuals with disabilities. Children, Families and Persons with Disabilities. Patricia D. Jehlen

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