Aging Committee

MEETING AGENDA

Thursday, January 17, 2013

10:00 AM in Room 1B of the LOB

I. CONVENE MEETING

II. REMARKS BY THE CHAIRS

III. PROPOSED BILL TO BE RESERVED FOR SUBJECT MATTER PUBLIC HEARING

1. Proposed S.B. No. 79 An Act Requiring Electrical Power Generators at State-Assisted Senior Housing Developments. (AGE)

IV. VOTE TO DRAFT CONCEPTS

2. AAC Synchronizing Prescription Refills

3. AA Increasing Temporary Family Assistance Benefits for Grandparents and Other Nonparent Caretaker Relatives

4. AAC The Legislative Commissioners' Recommendations for Technical Corrections to References to the Aging Committee as a Select Committee in the General Statutes

5. AA Increasing the Personal Needs Allowance

6. AA Increasing Funding for Elderly Nutrition

7. AAC Medicaid Long-Term Care Coverage for Married Couples

8. AA Creating a Task Force to Study Employment Issues Concerning Registries in the Homemaker and Companion Services Industry

9. AAC Training Nursing Home Staff About Residents' Fear of Retaliation

10. AAC Grievance Committees in Nursing Home Facilities

11. AAC Senior Safety Zones

12. AA Increasing Eligibility for the Connecticut Home-Care Program for the Elderly

13. AA Increasing Eligibility for the Alzheimer Respite Care Program

14. AAC Nursing Home Compliance With Comfortable and Safe Temperature Standards

15. AAC Notification to Potential and Existing Nursing Home Owners

16. AAC Income Tax Deductions for Long-Term Care Insurance Premiums

17. AAC A Report on the Survey of Accessibility in and to State Buildings

18. AAC The Return of a Gift to a Person in Need of Long-Term Care Services

19. AAC A Study of Funding and Support for Home and Community-Based Care for the Elderly and Alzheimer's Patients

20. AAC Aging In Place

V. ADJOURNMENT