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Senate Health, Human Services and Senior Citizens
1:00 PM

Chair: Senator Joseph F. Vitale  ViceChair: Senator Fred H. Madden    Membership

Due to the public health emergency, the State House Annex remains closed to visitors. The public may not attend the meeting in person, but may view and participate in the meeting via the New Jersey Legislature home page, at  
The Committee will take oral testimony by phone and video. If you are interested in registering your position with the Committee, please fill out the Registration Form located on the New Jersey Legislature Home Page under the applicable Committee heading.  
For those individuals who wish to testify, please check the box "Do you wish to testify?" on the Registration Form. Instructions for testifying before the Committee will be forwarded to you after you submit your registration form.  
The form must be submitted by 3:00 PM on January 13, 2021.  
The public may also submit written testimony electronically in lieu of oral testimony. Written testimony will be included in the Committee record and distributed to all the Committee members. Written testimony should be submitted to  
*Revised 1/12/21 S-2191 and S-3000 were added.  

S523 Vitale, Joseph F./Cryan, Joseph P.Interstate Medical Licensure Compact-NJ enters into
S2191 Weinberg, Loretta/Corrado, Kristin M.Nursing services-establishes min. Medicaid reimbursement rates for private duty
S2506 Gopal, VinPsychology Interjurisdictional Compact-enters NJ into
S2559 Gopal, Vin/Gill, Nia H.+7Telemedicine & telehealth-revise requirements for health insur/Medicaid to cover
S2943 Codey, Richard J.Tobacco product retailers-require to carry & offer tobacco use cessation product
S2956 Ruiz, M. TeresaWork First NJ program-revises certain req. related to cash assistance benefits
S3000 Weinberg, LorettaPediatric providers in Medicaid-codify & establish network adequacy standards
S3031 Sweeney, Stephen M./Vitale, Joseph F.+1Nursing education/professional advancement-req. DOH establish programs
S3032 Sweeney, Stephen M./Vitale, Joseph F.+1Nursing homes-req. DOH develop infection control/prevention infra. improvements
S3142 Lagana, Joseph A./Codey, Richard J.Epinephrine-expands access laws to include epinephrine nasal sprays
SJR28 Weinberg, LorettaScleroderma Awareness Month-designates June of each year
SJR73 Vitale, Joseph F.Multiple System Atrophy Awareness Month-designates March