Reports: Legislative

December 30, 2009
HCR 127 of the 2009 Regular Session requested that DHH, in consultation with BESE, study issues related to children who are not immunized and submit a report to the legislature.
December 30, 2009
SR 139 of the 2009 Regular Session requested that DHH study and evaluate electronic negotiating technology for all categories of purchasing within the department and submit a report to the Senate Health and Welfare and Senate Finance Committees.
October 01, 2009
SR 21 of the 2009 Regular Session and SR 122 of the 2008 Regular Session requested a study and the development of a comprehensive continuum of support from birth to adulthood for Louisiana children modeled after the Harlem Children’s Zone.
October 01, 2009
SCR 80 of the 2008 Regular Session created the Louisiana Alzheimer’s Disease Task Force to study and make recommendations to the legislature concerning the current and future impact of Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias on Louisiana citizens.
October 01, 2009
HCR 107 of the 2009 Regular Session requested that DHH study whether Louisiana should implement information technology utilized by the U.S. Dept. of Veteran Affairs and report its findings to the House and Senate health and welfare committees.
September 01, 2009
The Streamlining Commission has asked state departments to conduct an internal analysis and generate ideas that could result in more effective and efficient services for our citizens by reducing over reliance on state government with an end result of decreased size.
July 01, 2009
HR 181 of the 2008 Regular Session requested that DHH perform a feasibility study to determine which health care professions in areas impacted by Hurricanes Katrina and Rita have experienced staffing shortages and submit a report to the House committee on health and welfare.
July 01, 2009
SCR 116 of the 2009 Regular Session provided that DHH report to the Joint Legislative Committee on the Budget the savings achieved and the number of waiver slots for people with developmental disabilities offered, filled, and served on a quarterly basis beginning July 1, 2009.
June 29, 2009
SR 147 of the 2008 Regular Session requested that the DHH-OPH immunization program work with health care centers in Baton Rouge to conduct a demonstration program in fall 2008 to immunize children against influenza and report its findings to the Senate committee on health and welfare.