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Event Detail – Joint Committee on Public Health

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Event Date:6/25/2013

Start Time:10:00 AM

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Infectious Disease Prevention, Treatment and Control

Item Bill Number Bill Title Sponsor
1 H1902 By Ms. Canavan of Brockton, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1902) of Christine E. Canavan relative to needlestick injury prevention in public health facilities. Public Health. Christine E. Canavan
2 H1934 By Mr. DiNatale of Fitchburg, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1934) of Stephen L. DiNatale and others relative to mandatory blood tests of certain persons having blood contact. Public Health. Stephen L. DiNatale
3 H1972 By Ms. Garry of Dracut, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1972) of Colleen M. Garry relative to testing persons convicted of sexual assault for the HIV virus. Public Health. Colleen M. Garry
4 H1975 By Ms. Garry of Dracut, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1975) of Colleen M. Garry and Michael R. Knapik for legislation to direct the Department of Public Health to promulgate regulations requiring mandatory influenza vaccinations for health care workers. Public Health. Colleen M. Garry
5 H1976 By Ms. Gobi of Spencer, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1976) of Anne M. Gobi, Michael O. Moore and John D. Keenan that the Department of Public Health and municipal boards of health issue emergency permits for the trapping of animals suspected of having rabies. Public Health. Anne M. Gobi
6 H2012 By Mr. Lewis of Winchester, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2012) of Jason M. Lewis and others for legislation to establishing a childhood vaccine program in the Commonwealth. Public Health. Jason Lewis
7 H2021 By Mr. Lewis of Winchester, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2021) of Jason M. Lewis, Kay Khan and Denise Provost relative to establishing a program for viral hepatitis prevention, screening, treatment and education within the Department of Public Health. Public Health. Jason Lewis
8 H2058 By Ms. Provost of Somerville, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2058) of Denise Provost and others for legislation to promulgate regulations requiring Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus (“MRSA”) screening of high-risk patients. Public Health. Denise Provost
9 H2085 By Mr. Sciortino of Medford, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2085) of Carl M. Sciortino, Jr. and others relative to modernize HIV/ADIS Prevention and treatment. Public Health. Carl M. Sciortino, Jr.
10 H2107 By Mr. Walsh of Boston, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2107) of Martin J. Walsh, Louis L. Kafka and John J. Binienda for legislation relative to the exposure of public safety officials to the AIDS virus or infectious hepatitis. Public Health. Martin J. Walsh
11 H2108 By Mr. Walsh of Boston, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2108) of Martin J. Walsh and others for legislation to establish school-located influenza vaccination programs . Public Health. Martin J. Walsh
12 H2112 By Representative Walsh of Lynn and Senator Clark, a joint petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2112) of Steven M. Walsh and Katherine M. Clark for legislation to establish a provider vaccine brand choice program within the Department of Public Health. Public Health. Steven M. Walsh
Katherine M. Clark
13 S988 By Ms. Candaras, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 988) of Gale D. Candaras and Bruce E. Tarr for legislation relative to infectious disease control. Public Health. Gale D. Candaras
14 S995 By Ms. Chandler, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 995) of Harriette L. Chandler, Frank I. Smizik, Gale D. Candaras, William N. Brownsberger and other members of the General Court for legislation to authorize certain pharmacy interns to administer immunizations. Public Health. Harriette L. Chandler
15 S1005 By Mr. DiDomenico, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1005) of Sal N. DiDomenico and Benjamin Swan for legislation relative to the prevention of the spread of infectious blood-borne diseases. Public Health. Sal N. DiDomenico
16 S1021 By Mr. Hart, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1021) of John Hart, Jr. for legislation to increase access to vaccines. Public Health. John Hart, Jr.
17 S1024 By Mr. Hart, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1024) of John Hart, Jr., Bradley H. Jones, Jr., Bruce E. Tarr and Martin J. Walsh for legislation to protect crime victims exposed to the AIDS virus and infectious hepatitis. Public Health. John Hart, Jr.
18 S1044 By Mr. McGee, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1044) of Thomas M. McGee for legislation relative to health care providers and first responders education. Public Health. Thomas M. McGee
19 S1045 By Mr. Montigny, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1045) of Mark C. Montigny for legislation to codify the Hepatitis C program. Public Health. Mark C. Montigny
20 S1058 By Mr. Michael O. Moore, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1058) of Michael O. Moore, Gerry Leone, Middlesex District Attorney and Denise Andrews for legislation to the protect victim's rights and the public health. Public Health. Michael O. Moore

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