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Sen. Virginia "Ginny" Lyons, Vice Chair

Sen. Ann Cummings

Sen. Dick McCormack

Sen. Anthony Pollina, Clerk

Agenda Build

 

Senate Committee on Health and Welfare

 

AGENDA

 

Room 17

January 14, 2014 - January 17, 2014

Last Updated 1/15/2014 3:20 PM

 

Tuesday, January 14, 2014

-after the floor             No Meeting Scheduled

 

Wednesday, January 15, 2014

8:30 AM                      S. 287 - An act relating to involuntary treatment and medication

                                    Introduction

Sen. Jeanette K. White

Marla Simpson

 

-                                   S. 287 - An act relating to involuntary treatment and medication

                                    Overview of involuntary treatment and medication; walk through of bill

Katie McLinn, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Council

Erik FitzPatrick, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Council

 

10:30 AM                    S. 287 - An act relating to involuntary treatment and medication

                                    Review of Data

Emma Harrigan, Chief of Research & Statistics, Department of Mental Health

Dena Monahan, Counsel, Department of Mental Health

 

11:00 AM                    S. 287 - An act relating to involuntary treatment and medication

                                    Ethics of Involuntary Medication

Dr. Robert Macauley, MD, Clinical Ethicist, Vermont Ethics Network

 

11:30 AM                    S. 287 - An act relating to involuntary treatment and medication

                                    Committee Discussion, Next Steps

Morgan Brown

Laura Ziegler

 

Thursday, January 16, 2014

9:00 AM                      iPad Training

                                    Tip of the Day

Michael Berry, User Support Specialist, Office of Legislative Council

 

9:15 AM                      S. 35 - An act relating to establishing and regulating licensed dental practitioners

BetsyAnn Wrask, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Council

Beth Nolan, MPA, Outreach and Project Coordinator, Voices for Vermont Children

Dr. Steve Arthur, DDS, MPH, Director of Oral Health, Department of Health

Craig Stevens, MPH, Senior Consultant, JSI Research and Training Institute, Vermont

Dr. Thomas Connolly, Oral Surgeon, Burlington

Vaughn Collins, Executive Director, Vermont State Dental Society

 

10:30 AM                    Committee Discussion

                                    Bills in Committee

 

11:00 AM                    Vermont Ethics Network

                                    Hospice and Palliative Care, Program Needs, Act 39 Follow Up

Cindy Bruzzese, Director, Vermont Ethics Network

 

Friday, January 17, 2014

8:30 AM                      Payroll System

Lee Stone, Administrative Assistant, Office of the Legislative Council

 

9:00 AM                      iPad Training

                                    Tip of the Day

Michael Berry, User Support Specialist, Office of Legislative Council

 

9:15 AM                      Mental Health Oversight Committee Report

Rep. Ann Pugh, Vice Chair, Mental Health Oversight Committee

Katie McLinn, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Council

 

10:15 AM                    Public Records Exemptions

                                    Health-related exemptions

Helena Gardner, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Council

 

10:45 AM                    Committee Discussion

                                    Bills in Committee

 

11:30 AM                    Senate Floor

 

If you have any questions and comments, please contact

 Agatha Kessler (802) 828-2271

 



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