Legislature(2017 - 2018)CAPITOL 106

03/29/2018 03:00 PM HEALTH & SOCIAL SERVICES

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* first hearing in first committee of referral
+ teleconferenced
= bill was previously heard/scheduled
+ Confirmation Hearings: State Medical Board TELECONFERENCED
-- Public Testimony --
+= SB 174 PROGRAMS FOR PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES TELECONFERENCED
Moved SB 174 Out of Committee
-- Testimony <Invited/Public> --
-- Public Testimony --
+= SB 108 MEDICAL CARE/LICENSING/MEDICAL BOARD TELECONFERENCED
Moved CSSSSB 108(FIN) Out of Committee
-- Testimony <Invited/Public> --
-- Public Testimony --
+= HB 358 INSURANCE COVERAGE FOR TELEHEALTH TELECONFERENCED
Moved HB 358 Out of Committee
-- Testimony <Invited/Public> --
-- Public Testimony --
*+ HJR 32 CONST. AM: PARENTAL CONSENT TO ABORTION TELECONFERENCED
Heard & Held
+ Bills Previously Heard/Scheduled TELECONFERENCED
+= HB 193 HEALTH CARE; BALANCE BILLING TELECONFERENCED
Moved CSHB 193(HSS) Out of Committee
-- Public Testimony --
         HJR 32-CONST. AM: PARENTAL CONSENT TO ABORTION                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
5:16:23 PM                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
CHAIR SPOHNHOLZ announced that the  final order of business would                                                               
be HOUSE JOINT  RESOLUTION NO. 32, Proposing an  amendment to the                                                               
Constitution  of  the State  of  Alaska  relating to  notice  and                                                               
consent before termination of a minor's pregnancy.                                                                              
                                                                                                                                
5:16:30 PM                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
REPRESENTATIVE GABRIEL LEDOUX, Alaska State Legislature,                                                                        
paraphrased from the Sponsor Statement [Included in members'                                                                    
packets], which read:                                                                                                           
                                                                                                                                
     HJR  32  seeks to  add  a  new  section to  the  Alaska                                                                    
     Constitution  allowing the  legislature  OR the  people                                                                    
     through the  initiative process, to have  the option to                                                                    
     require notice  to and consent  of the parent  or legal                                                                    
     guardian  of a  minor before  the minor's  pregnancy is                                                                    
     terminated.                                                                                                                
                                                                                                                                
     Deciding  whether to  continue a  pregnancy or  have an                                                                    
     abortion is  a decision that will  have major long-term                                                                    
     impacts on the life of  a young woman. Notification and                                                                    
     consent  laws help  pregnant teens  to get  support and                                                                    
     guidance  from their  parents  or guardians.  Currently                                                                    
     parents or guardians must give  consent for their child                                                                    
     to be treated  by a school nurse, buy  cough syrup, get                                                                    
     their ears  pierced, take a  risk assessment  survey in                                                                    
     school, go on  a field trip or watch an  R rated movie.                                                                    
     In Alaska parents cannot even  give consent for a child                                                                    
     under 18  to get  a tattoo. Parents  have the  right to                                                                    
     know about  the activities of their  underage teens and                                                                    
     especially about a  decision as big as  an abortion. As                                                                    
     a parent I would want to know.                                                                                             
                                                                                                                                
5:18:41 PM                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
REPRESENTATIVE LEDOUX paraphrased from the resolution, [Included                                                                
in members' packets], which read:                                                                                               
                                                                                                                                
     Section  1. Article  I, Constitution  of  the State  of                                                                    
     Alaska, is amended by adding a new 5 section to read:                                                                      
                                                                                                                                
          Section 26. Notice  and Consent before Termination                                                                    
     of  Minor's  Pregnancy.   This  constitution  does  not                                                                    
     prohibit the  legislature or the people  from requiring                                                                    
     notice  to  and the  consent  of  the parent  or  legal                                                                    
     guardian  of a  minor before  the minor's  pregnancy is                                                                    
     terminated.  The   legislature  shall   implement  this                                                                    
     section  by  law  in  a   manner  consistent  with  the                                                                    
     requirements of the Constitution  of the United States,                                                                    
     and   the  people   may  implement   this  section   by                                                                    
     initiative   in   a    manner   consistent   with   the                                                                    
     requirements of the Constitution of the United States.                                                                     
                                                                                                                                
     Sec.  2.  The  amendment proposed  by  this  resolution                                                                    
     shall be placed  before the voters of the  state at the                                                                    
     next  general election  in conformity  with art.  XIII,                                                                    
     sec. 1,  Constitution of  the State  15 of  Alaska, and                                                                    
     the election laws of the state.                                                                                            
                                                                                                                                
5:19:54 PM                                                                                                                    
                                                                                                                                
CHAIR SPOHNHOLZ announced that HJR 32 would be held over.                                                                       

Document Name Date/Time Subjects
SB 174 30-LS1258 D.pdf HHSS 3/29/2018 3:00:00 PM
SHSS 2/21/2018 1:30:00 PM
SB 174
SB 174 Sponsor Statement.pdf HHSS 3/29/2018 3:00:00 PM
SHSS 2/21/2018 1:30:00 PM
SB 174
SB 174 Fiscal Note.pdf HHSS 3/29/2018 3:00:00 PM
SHSS 2/21/2018 1:30:00 PM
SB 174
SB 174 Supporting Documents.pdf HHSS 3/29/2018 3:00:00 PM
SHSS 2/21/2018 1:30:00 PM
SB 174
SB 174 Public Input.pdf HHSS 3/29/2018 3:00:00 PM
SHSS 2/21/2018 1:30:00 PM
SB 174
SB 174 Supporting Documents - Written Testimony - Laura Bonner - 3.13.2018.pdf HCRA 3/13/2018 8:00:00 AM
HHSS 3/29/2018 3:00:00 PM
SB 174
SB174 Supporting Document-Support Letter 03.15.2018.pdf HCRA 3/15/2018 8:00:00 AM
HHSS 3/29/2018 3:00:00 PM
SB 174
SB 174 Supporting Documents - Written Testimony - Laura Bonner - 3.13.2018.pdf HHSS 3/20/2018 3:00:00 PM
HHSS 3/29/2018 3:00:00 PM
SB 174
SB174 Fiscal Note DHSS-SDSA 03.15.2018.pdf HHSS 3/20/2018 3:00:00 PM
HHSS 3/29/2018 3:00:00 PM
SB 174
SB174 Sectional Analysis ver D 03.15.2018.pdf HHSS 3/20/2018 3:00:00 PM
HHSS 3/29/2018 3:00:00 PM
SB 174
SB174 Sponsor Statement 03.15.18.pdf HHSS 3/20/2018 3:00:00 PM
HHSS 3/29/2018 3:00:00 PM
SB 174
SB174 supporting Documents-2018 Alaska's Developmental Disabilities System 03.15.2018.pdf HHSS 3/20/2018 3:00:00 PM
HHSS 3/29/2018 3:00:00 PM
SB 174
SB174 Supporting Document-Support Letter-Lizette Stiehr 03.15.2018.pdf HHSS 3/20/2018 3:00:00 PM
HHSS 3/29/2018 3:00:00 PM
HR 3
SB 174
SB174 Supporting Document-Support Letters 03.15.2018.pdf HHSS 3/20/2018 3:00:00 PM
HHSS 3/29/2018 3:00:00 PM
SB 174
SB174 Supporting Document--Written Testimony from Kenai LIO 3.28.2018.pdf HHSS 3/29/2018 3:00:00 PM
SB 174
Sai-Ling Liu 2017_Redacted.pdf HHSS 3/29/2018 3:00:00 PM
Medical Board Confirmation
HB 193 Addtional Documents - Policy Implications of Legislating AlaskaCare Benefits Final 2018.pdf HHSS 3/29/2018 3:00:00 PM
HB 193
HB 193 Additional Document - Letter of Concern AHIP 3.28.2018.pdf HHSS 3/29/2018 3:00:00 PM
HB 193
HB 193 Additional Documents - DOA Position Statement 3.26.18.pdf HHSS 3/29/2018 3:00:00 PM
HB 193
HB 193 Additional Document - NCSL Reports 3.28.2018.pdf HHSS 3/29/2018 3:00:00 PM
HB 193
HB 193 Additional Document - Emergency CPT Code Table 3.28.2018.pdf HHSS 3/29/2018 3:00:00 PM
HB 193
HB 193 Supporting document - Georgetown Universtiy Health Policy Insititute 3.28.2018.pdf HHSS 3/29/2018 3:00:00 PM
HB 193
HB 193 Definitions 03.08.2018.pdf HHSS 3/8/2018 3:00:00 PM
HHSS 3/29/2018 3:00:00 PM
HB 193
HB 193 Draft Proposed Blank CS ver T 03.08.2018.pdf HHSS 3/8/2018 3:00:00 PM
HHSS 3/29/2018 3:00:00 PM
HB 193
HB 193 Sectional Analysis 03.08.2018.pdf HHSS 3/8/2018 3:00:00 PM
HHSS 3/29/2018 3:00:00 PM
HB 193
HB 193 Sponsor Statement 03.08.2018.pdf HHSS 3/8/2018 3:00:00 PM
HHSS 3/29/2018 3:00:00 PM
HB 193
HB193 Fiscal Note CED--IO 3.7.2018.pdf HHSS 3/8/2018 3:00:00 PM
HHSS 3/29/2018 3:00:00 PM
HB 193
SSSB108 Supporting Document Backlog Stats DCCED 2-13-18.pdf HHSS 3/29/2018 3:00:00 PM
SB 108
SSSB108 Supporting Document Flow Chart 2016.pdf HHSS 3/29/2018 3:00:00 PM
SB 108
SSSB108(FIN) Fiscal Note DCCED 3-14-18.PDF HHSS 3/29/2018 3:00:00 PM
SB 108
SSSB108(FIN) Sectional Analysis 3-14-18.pdf HHSS 3/29/2018 3:00:00 PM
SB 108
SSSB108(FIN) vsn I 3-14-18.pdf HHSS 3/29/2018 3:00:00 PM
SB 108
SSSB108 Power Point 3-24-18_cg.pdf HHSS 3/29/2018 3:00:00 PM
SB 108
SSSB108 Version U 1-18-18.PDF HHSS 3/29/2018 3:00:00 PM
SB 108
SSSB108(FIN) Explanation of Changes 3-14-18.pdf HHSS 3/29/2018 3:00:00 PM
SB 108
SSSB108 CS (FIN) Sponsor Statement 3-13-18.pdf HHSS 3/29/2018 3:00:00 PM
SB 108
SSSB108 Letter of Support - Foundation Health Partners 2-7-18.pdf HHSS 3/29/2018 3:00:00 PM
SB 108
SSSB108 Letter of Support ASMA 2-27-18.pdf HHSS 3/29/2018 3:00:00 PM
SB 108
SSSB108 Letter of Support ASMB 2-9-18.pdf HHSS 3/29/2018 3:00:00 PM
SB 108
SSSB108 Letter of Support Cmmsr Navarre 2-2-16.pdf HHSS 3/29/2018 3:00:00 PM
SB 108
SSSB108 Support Letter AK State Medical Bd 1-24-18.pdf HHSS 3/29/2018 3:00:00 PM
SB 108
HB358 Sectional Analysis ver J 03.07.18.pdf HHSS 3/8/2018 3:00:00 PM
HHSS 3/29/2018 3:00:00 PM
HB 358
HJR032 Sponsor Statement 2.27.18.pdf HHSS 3/29/2018 3:00:00 PM
HJR 32