COMMITTEE:    Human Services 

TIME & DATE:  8:00 AM, Tuesday, March 23, 2021 

PLACE:       E2.030 
CHAIR:       Rep. James B. Frank 


The order in which bills are heard is at the discretion of the chair. *Public testimony will be limited to three (3) minutes.*


HB 133         Rose | et al.                                         
Relating to the Medicaid eligibility of certain women after a pregnancy.

HB 700         Johnson, Jarvis                                        
Relating to the eligibility of foster children to receive college credit for completing the Preparation for Adult Living Program.

HB 1190        Krause | et al.                                        
Relating to the procedures required before an individual's name is added to the central child abuse or neglect registry.

HB 1237        White | et al.                                         
Relating to adverse disproportionalities within the child protective services system.

HB 1800        Lopez                                                 
Relating to a pilot program to establish community collaboratives to address financial exploitation of elderly persons in this state.

HB 1843        Hefner                                                
Relating to emergency possession of certain abandoned children by designated emergency infant care providers.

HB 2055        Klick | et al.                                         
Relating to investigations of child abuse and neglect and the procedures for adding names to or removing names from the central registry of child abuse and neglect.

HB 2374        Sanford                                               
Relating to efficiency audits of the Department of Family and Protective Services.

HB 2532        Noble                                                 
Relating to investigating and responding to complaints filed against the Department of Family and Protective Services.

HB 2550        Dutton                                                
Relating to services provided by the Department of Family and Protective Services.

HB 2551        Dutton                                                
Relating to certain placements for children in the conservatorship of the Department of Family and Protective Services.

HB 2552        Dutton                                                
Relating to certain Department of Family and Protective Services procedures during an investigation of child abuse or neglect.

HB 2658        Frank                                                 
Relating to the operation and administration of certain health insurance programs and medical assistance program.

HB 2680        Hull                                                  
Relating to certain procedures relating to children placed under a parental child safety placement.

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Bills deleted after last posting:

HB 1334


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