SB 526: Health Care
GENERAL BILL by Jones
Health Care; Removing a provision limiting the number of breast and cervical cancer screenings based on projected Medicaid expenditures; requiring the Department of Health to support the creation of public health programs at the state and community levels to reduce the incidence of mortality and morbidity from chronic diseases; requiring the department to create a state-level program to address the preventable risk factors associated with chronic diseases; requiring the department to develop and implement a community-level program for the prevention of chronic diseases and the promotion of health; requiring the department to coordinate efforts with the Department of Management Services and other state agencies; requiring licensed laboratories and practitioners to report certain information to the department, etc.
Last Action: 3/9/2012 Senate - Died in Health Regulation, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/CS/HB 1263 (Ch. 2012-184)
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- Health Regulation (HR)
- Budget (BC)
• Referred to Health Regulation; Budget -SJ 47
• Introduced -SJ 47
• Died in Health Regulation, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/CS/HB 1263 (Ch. 2012-184)
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