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April 14 & 15, 2014
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Friday, June 21, 2013
Florian Hall, Augusta, ME
September 19-20, 2013
LD95-Resolve, To Create the Task Force on Prevention of Sexual Abuse of Children(Passed as amended by both House and Senate, May 2)
LD164-An Act To Provide MaineCare Reimbursement for Pastoral Counselors(Last Senate action March 7, placed in Legislative Files)
LD338-Resolve, Directing the Department of Health and Human Services To Amend Its Rules Governing the Use of Certain Antipsychotic Drugs by Children Enrolled in MaineCare(Passed by both House and Senate as amended, May 1)
LD487-Resolve, To Establish MaineCare Eligibility for Young Adults Who Were Formerly in Foster Care(Assigned a second reading in the Senate, May 2)
LD528-An Act To Require Parental Consent for a School To Conduct Mental Health or Behavioral Screening on a Student(Last Senate action April, placed in Legislative Files)
LD539-An Act to Ensure Parity in the Ability To Counsel Patients(Last Senate action April, placed in Legislative Files)
LD609-An Act To Increase Suicide Awareness and Prevention in Maine Public Schools(Passed and signed by Governor, April 25, 2013-MeCA provided testimony)
LD750-An Act To Make the Completion of an Internship a Requirement for High School Graduation(Public hearing was April 18)
LD802-An Act To Encourage Alternative Forms of Treatment for Opiate or Opioid Addiction by Prohibiting MaineCare Coverage for Medication-assisted Treatment for Addiction(No public hearing set to date)
LD843-An Act To Promote the Financial Literacy of High School Students(Voted on in committee with a divided report, May 1)
LD908-An Act To Limit MaineCare Reimbursement for Suboxone and Methadone Treatment(No public hearing set to date)
LD951-An Act To Repeal the 2-year Limit on Methadone and Suboxone Treatments under MaineCare(No public hearings or work sessions have been set)
LD958-An Act To Establish a Database To Prevent Individuals Involuntarily Admitted or Committed to a Mental Health Institution from Being Issued Concealed Handgun Permits(Voted on in committee as Ought Not To Pass, May 2)
LD962-An Act To Increase Access to Higher Education(Voted on in committee, April 11, with divided report)
LD963–An Act To Expand Access to Early Postsecondary Education(Public hearing was April 19)
LD1029-Resolve, Directing the Department of Health and Human Services To Amend Its Rules Pertaining to a Request for Mental Health Records(Public hearing was May 7)
LD1165-An Act To Improve the Safety of Workers Who Provide Direct Mental Health and Social Services(Public hearing was May 7)
LD1166-An Act Regarding Records Retention by Mental Health Practitioners(Public hearing was May 7)
LD1213-An Act To Reduce Costs and Increase Access to Methadone Treatment(No public hearings or work sessions have been set)
LD1233-An Act Regarding Cyberbullying(No public hearings or work sessions have been set)
LD1238-An Act To Improve Professional Training for Licensed Mental Health Clinicians(Voted on in committee as Ought To Pass, April 26)
LD1261-An Act To Improve Access for Maine Students to Postsecondary Education(Public hearing was April 29, and work session was May 9)
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