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Officers

Cruz, Angel
Democratic Chair

Minority

Upcoming Meetings

Monday, October 21, 2019

11:00 AM
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Joint public hearing regarding the closure of White Haven and Polk State Centers.
Room 140
Main Capitol

Tuesday, October 22, 2019

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Voting meeting on HR 406, HR 407, HR 425, HR 501, HR 531, HR 533, HR 549, HR 551 and any other business that may come before the committee.
Room B31
Main Capitol

 

Recent Committee Votes

09/24/2019
HR448
09/24/2019
HR496
09/24/2019
HR492
09/24/2019
HR453
09/18/2019
HB730

 

Recent Committee Amendments

09/18/2019
05/14/2019

 

Legislation Currently in This Committee

HB1920 READSHAW
An Act providing for involuntary treatment requirements and procedures for individuals suffering fro...
HR551 READSHAW
A Resolution recognizing the week of November 16 through 24, 2019, as "Hunger and Homelessness Aware...
HR549 READSHAW
A Resolution designating the week of October 20 through 26, 2019, as "Respiratory Care Week" in Penn...
HB1895 ROWE
An Act amending the act of July 9, 1976 (P.L.817, No.143), known as the Mental Health Procedures Act...
HR543 D. MILLER
A Resolution recognizing and honoring the 30th anniversary of the date of enactment of the Americans...
HB1883 MURT
An Act providing for continuing education credit for training related to mental health issues.
HR533 MURT
A Resolution recognizing the month of October 2019 as "National Disability Employment Awareness Mont...
HR531 MURT
A Resolution designating the month of October 2019 as "Lifesharing Awareness Month" in Pennsylvania.
HR425 STEPHENS
A Resolution recognizing the month of June 2019 as "National Myasthenia Gravis Awareness Month" in P...
HR407 JOHNSON-HARRELL
A Resolution designating June 19, 2019, as "World Sickle Cell Day" in Pennsylvania.

Committee Transcripts and Reports

Hearing
Date
Committees Subcommittee Witnesses/Testifiers Location
06/19/2019 Human Services  
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Harrisburg
  The committee received testimony regarding the utilization of suboxone/buprenorphine for the treatment of opioid problems.
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05/15/2019 Human Services;
Tourism & Recreational Development
 
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Harrisburg
  The committee received testimony regarding the challenges for people traveling with a disability.
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04/30/2019 Human Services  
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Harrisburg
  The committee received testimony regarding residential choices for people with disabilities.
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03/26/2019 Human Services  
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Harrisburg
  The committee received testimony regarding adolescent substance use care in Pennsylvania.
  Transcript    
03/12/2019 Human Services  
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Harrisburg
  The committee received testimony regarding bed registry and warm handoff for addiction treatment.
  Transcript