New Hampshire Hospital Association
Real-Time Legislative Update

Tuesday, February 25, 2020 6:36 PM


BillTitle & Upcoming MeetingsSponsorCategoriesStatusPosition / Testimony
HB 275 Relative to School Nurse Certification.

Rep. Josh Yokela
Licensing / Certification
Lay on Table (Rep. Luneau): MA DV 212-144 03/07/2019
HB 303 Relative to Certification Of Building Code Compliance Inspectors.

Rep. Steven Beaudoin
Licensing / Certification
Killed in Senate: MA, VV === BILL KILLED ===
HB 387 Clarifying Change Of Use Occupancy Classifications.

Rep. Steven Beaudoin
Licensing / Certification
Killed in House: MA DV 206-139 01/08/2020
HB 483 Adopting The Psychology Interjurisdictional Compact (psypact).

Rep. Al Baldasaro
Licensing / Certification
Killed in House: MA VV 01/08/2020
HB 546 Relative to The Regulation Of Art Therapists.

Executive Session: Tue 3/3/20 10:30 AM in LOB 302
Rep. Peter Schmidt
Licensing / Certification
Executive Session: 03/03/2020 10:30 am LOB 302
HB 1167 Relative to The Type Of Counseling That May Be Required By The State.

Executive Session: Tue 3/3/20 3:00 PM in LOB 206
Rep. Betty Gay
Licensing / Certification
Executive Session: 03/03/2020 03:00 pm LOB 206
HB 1188 Relative to Conditional Licenses Of Allied Health Professionals.

Executive Session: Tue 3/3/20 1:00 PM in LOB 306
Rep. Peter Schmidt
Licensing / Certification
Executive Session: 03/03/2020 01:00 pm LOB 306
HB 1223 Relative to Schedule I and Unscheduled Drug Take-back Programs.

Executive Session: Tue 3/3/20 10:00 AM in LOB 205
Rep. Tom Dolan
Licensing / Certification
Executive Session: 03/03/2020 10:00 am LOB 205
HB 1275 Relative to Laboratory Testing.

Rep. Jess Edwards
Licensing / Certification
Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate (Vote 16-4; RC); minority recommends Ought to Pass with Amendment #2020-0161h
HB 1286 Relative to The Licensure and Regulation Of Music Therapists.

Executive Session: Tue 3/3/20 1:00 PM in LOB 306
Work Session: Tue 3/3/20 9:45 AM in LOB 306
Work Session: Tue 2/25/20 2:30 PM in LOB 306
Rep. Kat McGhee
Licensing / Certification
Subcommittee Work Session: 03/03/2020 09:45 am LOB 306 Executive Session: 03/03/2020 01:00 pm LOB 306
HB 1294 Relative to The Limited Immunity Of Pharmacists.

Executive Session: Tue 3/3/20 1:00 PM in LOB 208
Rep. Jess Edwards
Licensing / Certification
Executive Session: 03/03/2020 01:00 pm LOB 208
HB 1314 Relative to The Licensure By The Board Of Acupuncture Licensing.

Executive Session: Tue 3/3/20 1:00 PM in LOB 306
Rep. Peter Schmidt
Licensing / Certification
Executive Session: 03/03/2020 01:00 pm LOB 306
HB 1315 Relative to Renewals Of Licenses Of Allied Health Professionals.

Rep. Peter Schmidt
Licensing / Certification
Committee Report: Ought to Pass (Vote 20-0; CC)
HB 1332 Relative to An Electronic Prescription Drug Program.

Executive Session: Tue 3/3/20 10:00 AM in LOB 205
Rep. Gary Merchant
Licensing / Certification
Executive Session: 03/03/2020 10:00 am LOB 205
HB 1332 Testimony 02052020 FINAL.pdf (2-7)
HB 1367 Relative to Out-of-state Applicants Occupational Licensure or Certification.

Executive Session: Tue 3/3/20 1:00 PM in LOB 306
Work Session: Tue 2/25/20 1:00 PM in LOB 306
Rep. Michael Harrington
Licensing / Certification
Executive Session: 03/03/2020 01:00 pm LOB 306
HB 1489 Allowing Registered Nurses to Certify Walking Disability Plate Eligibility.

Executive Session: Wed 2/26/20 10:00 AM in LOB 203
Rep. Susan Ticehurst
Licensing / Certification
Executive Session: 02/26/2020 10:00 am LOB 203
HB 1491 Relative to Allied Health Professional Temporary Licensure.

Rep. Peter Schmidt
Licensing / Certification
Committee Report: Ought to Pass (Vote 20-0; CC)
HB 1536 Relative to Pharmacists-in-charge, The Inspection and Regulation Of Prescription Drugs By The Pharmacy Board, and Disciplinary Actions By The Pharmacy Board.

Executive Session: Tue 3/3/20 1:00 PM in LOB 306
Work Session: Tue 3/3/20 10:00 AM in LOB 306
Rep. Gary Merchant
Licensing / Certification
Subcommittee Work Session: 03/03/2020 10:00 am LOB 306 Executive Session: 03/03/2020 01:00 pm LOB 306
HB 1545 Relative to Regulation Of Interpreters For The Deaf, Deaf Blind, and Hard Of Hearing.

Rep. Mark Pearson
Licensing / Certification
Committee Report: Ought to Pass (Vote 20-0; CC)
HB 1610 Establishing The Manufacturer Pharmaceutical Drug Take-back Program.

Executive Session: Tue 3/3/20 10:00 AM in LOB 205
Rep. Tom Loughman
Licensing / Certification
Executive Session: 03/03/2020 10:00 am LOB 205
SB 179 Relative to Pharmacist Administration Of Vaccines.

Sen. Shannon Chandley
Licensing / Certification
Killed in Senate: MA, VV === BILL KILLED ===
SB 255 Relative to Dementia Training For Direct Care Staff In Residential Facilities and Community-based Settings.

Sen. Dan Feltes
Licensing / Certification
Signed by the Governor on 02/06/2020; Chapter 0002; Effective 02/06/2020
SB 447 Relative to Pharmacy Audit Provisions.

Sen. Kevin Cavanaugh
Licensing / Certification
Text
SB 466 Relative to The Patient's Bill Of Rights.

Sen. Jeb Bradley
Licensing / Certification
Passed Senate with Amendment: MA, VV; 02/06/2020
SB 466 Testimony 01142020 FINAL.pdf (1-27)
SB 467 Relative to Certain Procedures Conducted In Teaching Hospitals.

Sen. Jeb Bradley
Licensing / Certification
To Be Introduced 01/08/2020 and Referred to Health and Human Services Hearing: 01/14/2020, Room 101, LOB, 02:30 pm
SB 467 Testimony 01142020 FINAL.pdf (1-27)
SB 502 Establishing A Nursing Review Subcommittee.

Sen. Bob Giuda
Licensing / Certification
Passed Senate: MA, VV; 02/13/2020
SB 519 Relative to Special Health Care Services Licenses.

Sen. Jeb Bradley
Licensing / Certification
Hearing: 02/04/2020, Room 100, SH, 01:50 pm
SB 519_NHHA testimony_02042020_final.pdf (2-4)
SB 522 Requiring Providers to Get A Verbal Acknowledgment For An Initial Prescription For Opioids.

Sen. Jeb Bradley
Licensing / Certification
Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment #2020-0778s, 03/05/2020; Vote 5-0; CC
SB 546 Relative to Management Of Chronic Pain.

Sen. John Reagan
Licensing / Certification
Hearing: 01/22/2020, Room 101, LOB, 02:40 pm
SB 547 Relative to An Electronic Prescription Drug Program.

Sen. Jon Morgan
Licensing / Certification
Hearing: 01/21/2020, Room 101, LOB, 01:00 pm
SB 547 Testimony 01212020 FINAL.pdf (1-23)
SB 568 Establishing An Oversight Committee to The Office Of Professional Licensure and Certification.

Sen. Jay Kahn
Licensing / Certification
Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate; Vote 5-0; CC; 03/05/2020
SB 593 Relative to Prohibiting Unlicensed Persons From Using Titles or Descriptions Of Services For The Practice Of Medicine.

Sen. Tom Sherman
Licensing / Certification
Committee Report: Referred to Interim Study, 03/05/2020; Vote 5-0; CC
SB 594 Relative to Certification Requirements For Speech Pathologists.

Sen. John Reagan
Licensing / Certification
Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment #2020-0628s, 03/05/2020; Vote 5-0; CC
SB 596 Relative to Hearings Of The New Hampshire Board Of Nursing.

Sen. Ruth Ward
Licensing / Certification
Committee Report: Inexpedient to Legislate; Vote 5-0; CC; 03/05/2020
SB 597 Relative to Licensure Of Physician Assistants.

Sen. Tom Sherman
Licensing / Certification
Hearing: 02/19/2020, Room 101, LOB, 09:45 am
SB 670 Relative to Freestanding Emergency Facilities.

Sen. Tom Sherman
Licensing / Certification
Hearing: 02/18/2020, Room 101, LOB, 01:20 pm
SB 671 Relative to Nursing Home Standards.

Sen. Ruth Ward
Licensing / Certification
Hearing: 01/21/2020, Room 101, LOB, 02:20 pm
SB 676 Relative to The Controlled Drug Prescription Health and Safety Program.

Sen. Bob Giuda
Licensing / Certification
Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment #2020-0776s, 03/05/2020
SB 676 Testimony 02182020 FINAL.pdf (2-21)
SB 685 Establishing A Wholesale Prescription Drug Importation Program.

Sen. Dan Feltes
Licensing / Certification
Hearing: 01/21/2020, Room 100, SH, 01:00 pm
SB 685 Testimony 01212020 FINAL.pdf (1-27)
SB 729 Relative to The Board Of Medical Imaging and Radiation Therapy.

Sen. Sharon Carson
Licensing / Certification
Hearing: 01/29/2020, Room 101, LOB, 10:00 am
SB 740 Relative to The Definition Of Health Care Facility Under The State Board Of Fire Control.

Sen. Sharon Carson
Licensing / Certification
Passed Senate: MA, VV; 02/13/2020