Senate Committee on Health

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AGENDA

Wednesday, June 29, 2022
 1:30 p.m. -- 1021 O Street, Room 1200

MEASURES HEARD IN FILE ORDER

1.

AB 32

Aguiar-Curry

Telehealth.

2.

AB 2516

Aguiar-Curry

Health care coverage: human papillomavirus.

3.

AB 2697

Aguiar-Curry

Medi-Cal: community health workers and promotores.

4.

AB 988

Bauer-Kahan

Mental health: 988 crisis hotline.(Urgency)

5.

AB 2089

Bauer-Kahan

Privacy: mental health applications: mental health application information.

6.

AB 1627

Ramos

Opioid overdose prevention. consent

7.

AB 1632

Akilah Weber

Restroom access: medical conditions.

8.

AB 2185

Akilah Weber

Forensic examinations: domestic violence. consent w/amends

9.

AB 1823

Bryan

Student health insurance.

10.

AB 1855

Nazarian

Long-Term Care Ombudsman Program: facility access. consent w/amends

11.

AB 2473

Nazarian

Substance use disorder: counselors. consent w/amends

12.

AB 1878

Wood

California Health Benefit Exchange: affordability assistance.

13.

AB 2079

Wood

Skilled nursing facilities: direct care spending requirement.

14.

AB 2530

Wood

California Health Benefit Exchange: financial assistance.

15.

AB 1918

Petrie-Norris

California Reproductive Health Service Corps.

16.

AB 1963

Salas

California State University and University of California: gene synthesis providers. consent

17.

AB 1982

Santiago

Telehealth: dental care. consent w/amends

18.

AB 2024

Friedman

Health care coverage: diagnostic imaging.

19.

AB 2771

Friedman

Cosmetic products: safety.

20.

AB 2069

Villapudua

California Home Health Aide Training Scholarship Act. consent w/amends

21.

AB 2091

Mia Bonta

Disclosure of information: reproductive health and foreign penal civil actions.(Urgency)

22.

AB 2904

Mia Bonta

Alameda Hospital: seismic safety compliance deadline: extension. consent w/amends

23.

AB 2096

Mullin

Chemical dependency recovery hospitals. consent w/amends

24.

AB 2223

Wicks

Reproductive health.

25.

AB 2259

Berman

Foster youth: substance use disorders. consent

26.

AB 2331

Calderon

Bridge to Recovery for Adult Day Services: COVID-19 Mitigation and Resilience Grant Program to Combat Senior Isolation. consent

27.

AB 2604

Calderon

Long-term care insurance. consent

28.

AB 2626

Calderon

Medical Board of California: licensee discipline: abortion.(Urgency)

29.

AB 2365

Patterson

Fentanyl program grants. consent

30.

AB 2680

Arambula

Medi-Cal: Community Health Navigator Program.

31.

AB 2786

Stone

Children’s Crisis Continuum Pilot Program.

32.

AB 2925

Cooper

California Cannabis Tax Fund: spending reports. consent

 

 

How to submit Support/Opposition Letters:
 

ORGANIZATIONS

Submit Position Letter

Letters of support or opposition should be submitted to the Advocacy Portal by 3:00 p.m. seven calendar days prior to a scheduled hearing. Letters received after that deadline may not be reflected in the Committee analysis..

  • Letters from organizations must be on letterhead with signature and title of an official of the organization or designated representative.
  • Coalition letters must have logos, signatures, and titles for all organizations.
  • Letters of conditional support from organizations will not be listed on the analysis.
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  • Submit letters only once unless bill is subsequently amended causing uncertainty as to the organization's present position.

For detailed directions on submitting a position letter:  Advocacy Quick Reference Guide

 

INDVIDUALS

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  • Select measure type, measure number and Session Type.
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  • For detailed directions on submitting a position letter:  Advocacy Quick Reference Guide
  • Email:   SHEA.Committee@senate.ca.gov
 

Senate Health Committee

JURISDICTION: Bills relating to public health, alcohol and drug abuse, mental health, public and private health insurance and managed care, food safety, health facility licensing, prescription drugs, emergency medical services, and related institutions.
The Senate Committee on Health meets every Wednesday at 1:30 p.m. at 1021 O Street, Room 1200 (unless otherwise noted in the Daily File, due to COVID-19 restrictions).

Phone:  916-651-4111

Email:   SHEA.Committee@senate.ca.gov

Members:

Senator Richard Pan (Chair)
Senator Melissa A. Melendez (Vice Chair)
Senator Susan Talamantes Eggman
Senator Lena A. Gonzalez
Senator Shannon Grove
Senator Melissa Hurtado
Senator Connie M. Leyva
Senator Monique Limón
Senator Richard D. Roth
Senator Susan Rubio
Senator Scott D. Wiener

Committee Address

Staff