Individuals w/intellectual & developmental disabilities; DMAS to study options for virtual support. (SB232)

Introduced By

Sen. David Suetterlein (R-Salem) with support from co-patron Del. Chris Runion (R-Bridgewater)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Department of Medical Assistance Services; work group to study options for the permanent use of virtual supports and increasing access to virtual supports and services; individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Extends the work group established by the 2021 Special Session I directing the Department of Medical Assistance Services to study and develop recommendations for the permanent use of virtual supports and increasing access to virtual supports and services for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities by promoting access to assistive technology and environmental modifications. The bill extends the deadline for the work group to report its findings and recommendations to the Governor and the General Assembly from November 21, 2021, to November 1, 2022. Read the Bill »

Status

01/18/2022: Passed the Senate

History

DateAction
01/10/2022Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/22 22101922D
01/10/2022Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/13/2022Reported from Education and Health (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/14/2022Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
01/17/2022Read second time and engrossed
01/18/2022Read third time and passed Senate (40-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)

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