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Event Detail – Joint Committee on Public Health

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Event Date:11/19/2013

Start Time:10:00 AM

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Professional Licensure, Scope of Practice

Item Bill Number Bill Title Sponsor
1 H1894 By Mr. Basile of Boston, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1894) of Carlo Basile relative to the practice of medical physics and the harmful effects of excessive and unnecessary radiation. Public Health. Carlo Basile
2 H1898 By Mr. Bradley of Hingham (by request), a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1898) of Carl Tripp relative to naturopathic medicine. Public Health. Garrett J. Bradley
3 H1929 By Mr. deMacedo of Plymouth, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1929) of Viriato Manuel deMacedo, Thomas J. Calter and Harold P. Naughton, Jr. relative to the services provided by dental hygenists. Public Health. Viriato Manuel deMacedo
4 H1938 By Mr. Donato of Medford, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1938) of Paul J. Donato and Jeffrey Sánchez relative to the registration of podiatrists. Public Health. Paul J. Donato
5 H1973 By Ms. Garry of Dracut, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1973) of Colleen M. Garry relative to the credentialing of sonographers and vascular technologists providing ultrasound diagnostic services. Public Health. Colleen M. Garry
6 H1980 By Mr. Golden of Lowell, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1980) of Thomas A. Golden, Jr. relative to specific standards and scope of practice set by health boards of registration. Public Health. Thomas A. Golden, Jr.
7 H1981 By Mrs. Haddad of Somerset, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1981) of Patricia A. Haddad and others relative to the modernization of optometric patient care. Public Health. Patricia A. Haddad
8 H1987 By Mr. Jones of North Reading, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1987) of Bradley H. Jones, Jr. and others relative to the use of epinephrine, adrenaline or other agents by optometrists in the treatment of anaphylaxis. Public Health. Bradley H. Jones, Jr.
9 H2004 By Ms. Khan of Newton, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2004) of Kay Khan relative to the professional title of practitioners of dentistry and use of the term "oral physician" in such practice. Public Health. Kay Khan
10 H2008 By Ms. Khan of Newton, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2008) of Kay Khan and others relative to certified professional midwives. Public Health. Kay Khan
11 H2009 By Representatives Khan of Newton and Donato of Medford, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2009) of Kay Khan, Paul J. Donato and others relative to further regulating health care costs and the dispensing of controlled substances. Public Health. Kay Khan
Paul J. Donato
12 H2023 By Mr. Linsky of Natick, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2023) of David Paul Linsky relative to registered nurse first assistants. Public Health. David Paul Linsky
13 H2030 By Mr. Mannal of Barnstable, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2030) of Brian R. Mannal relative to licensing massage therapists. Public Health. Brian R. Mannal
14 H2031 By Mr. Mariano of Quincy, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2031) of Ronald Mariano for legislation to further define the term "surgery". Public Health. Ronald Mariano
15 H2051 By Mr. Pignatelli of Lenox, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2051) of William Smitty Pignatelli and others relative to acupuncture. Public Health. William Smitty Pignatelli
16 H2080 By Mr. Scibak of South Hadley, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2080) of John W. Scibak and others relative to dentistry licensure examinations. Public Health. John W. Scibak
17 H3360 By Mr. Walsh of Framingham, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3360) of Chris Walsh and others for legislation to establish a board of denture technology for the certification of denture laboratories. Public Health. Chris Walsh
18 S989 By Ms. Candaras, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 989) of Gale D. Candaras for legislation relative to the registration of clinical exercise physiologists. Public Health. Gale D. Candaras
19 S996 By Ms. Chandler, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 996) of Harriette L. Chandler, John W. Scibak and Gale D. Candaras for legislation relative to dentistry licensure examinations. Public Health. Harriette L. Chandler
20 S998 By Ms. Chandler, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 998) of Harriette L. Chandler, Kay Khan, Gale D. Candaras and Carl M. Sciortino, Jr. for legislation to establish an advanced dental hygiene practitioner level of practice. Public Health. Harriette L. Chandler
21 S1000 By Ms. Clark (by request), a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1000) of Roberta Alpert for legislation to restrict the filing of prescriptions to medical personnel. Public Health. Katherine M. Clark
22 S1009 By Mr. Eldridge, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1009) of James B. Eldridge for legislation relative to the minimum requirements for licensure of physician assistants. Public Health. James B. Eldridge
23 S1014 By Mr. Finegold, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1014) of Barry R. Finegold, Bruce E. Tarr and Marcos A. Devers for legislation to administer medication in nursing homes. Public Health. Barry R. Finegold
24 S1035 By Mr. Kennedy, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1035) of Thomas P. Kennedy and William Smitty Pignatelli for legislation relative to truth in advertising. Public Health. Thomas P. Kennedy
25 S1039 By Mr. Kennedy, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1039) of Thomas P. Kennedy for legislation relative to podiatrists performing surgery. Public Health. Thomas P. Kennedy
26 S1054 By Mr. Michael O. Moore, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1054) of Michael O. Moore, William Smitty Pignatelli, Cory Atkins, Paul K. Frost and others for legislation relative to dental hygienists. Public Health. Michael O. Moore
27 S1064 By Mr. Richard T. Moore, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1064) of Richard T. Moore, Anne M. Gobi, Louis L. Kafka, William C. Galvin and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to home health and hospice aides. Public Health. Richard T. Moore
28 S1070 By Mr. Richard T. Moore, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1070) of Richard T. Moore, Michael O. Moore, Anne M. Gobi, Timothy R. Madden and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to the modernization of optometric patient care. Public Health. Richard T. Moore
29 S1071 By Mr. Richard T. Moore, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1071) of Richard T. Moore for legislation relative to the registration of podiatrists. Public Health. Richard T. Moore
30 S1079 By Mr. Richard T. Moore, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1079) of Richard T. Moore, Michael J. Rodrigues, Michael F. Rush, Sal N. DiDomenico and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to nurses and medications. Public Health. Richard T. Moore
31 S1081 By Mr. Richard T. Moore, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1081) of Richard T. Moore, Daniel A. Wolf, Mary S. Keefe, Christine E. Canavan and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to certified professional midwives. Public Health. Richard T. Moore
32 S1082 By Mr. Richard T. Moore, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1082) of Richard T. Moore for legislation relative to thw board of registration in medicine. Public Health. Richard T. Moore
33 S1084 By Mr. Richard T. Moore, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1084) of Richard T. Moore for legislation relative to the practice of psychiatry. Public Health. Richard T. Moore
34 S1090 By Mr. Pacheco, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1090) of Marc R. Pacheco, Sarah K. Peake and Denise C. Garlick for legislation to ensure safe medication administration. Public Health. Marc R. Pacheco
35 S1107 By Mr. Wolf, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1107) of Daniel A. Wolf, Sarah K. Peake, Cleon H. Turner, Karen E. Spilka and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to the practice of acupuncture. Public Health. Daniel A. Wolf
36 S1886 By Mr. Brewer, a petition (subject to Joint Rule 12) of Stephen M. Brewer, Gailanne M. Cariddi, Paul McMurtry, Michael O. Moore and other members of the General Court for legislation to regulate central service technicians. Public Health. Stephen M. Brewer

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