Children Committee

MEETING AGENDA

Thursday, January 24, 2013

10:00 AM in Room 2B of the LOB

I. CONVENE MEETING

II. REMARKS BY THE CHAIRS

III. COMMISSIONER JOETTE KATZ - UPDATE ON THE DEPARTMENT OF CHILDREN AND FAMILIES

IV. PROPOSED BILLS TO BE RESERVED FOR SUBJECT MATTER PUBLIC HEARING

1. Proposed S.B. No. 158 AN ACT ESTABLISHING A TASK FORCE ON THE PREVENTION OF SEXUAL ABUSE OF CHILDREN. (KID)

2. Proposed S.B. No. 260 AN ACT CONCERNING THE EFFECTS OF VIOLENT VIDEO GAMES ON YOUTH BEHAVIOR. (KID)

V. CONCEPTS TO BE RAISED AS RAISED BILLS

1. An Act Addressing The Medical And Educational Needs Of Children

2. An Act Concerning The Responsibilities Of Mandated Reporters Of Child Abuse And Neglect

3. An Act Revising Various Statutes Concerning the Department Of Children And Families

4. An Act Concerning Family Assessment Response Cases

5. An Act Concerning Interviews of Children By The Department Of Children And Families During Investigations Of Child Abuse And Neglect

6. An Act Concerning 16-Year Old Blood Donors

7. An Act Concerning Genetically Engineered Baby Food

8. An Act Concerning Pesticides In Parks And Playgrounds

9. An Act Concerning Children's Well-Being

10. An Act Concerning Children's Safety

VI. ANNOUNCEMENT OF TIME AND DATE OF NEXT MEETING

VII. ADJOURNMENT