Minnesota Senate Aging and Long-Term Care Policy Bill Index Report Report Date: November 21, 2017 4:06:35 AM
2017-2018 Regular Session
Bills in Aging and Long-Term Care Policy
Bill# Senate Author Description Date Received Hearing Date Action Taken Senate Last Action
SF112 HousleyPalliative care advisory committee establishment01/12/201702/01/2017
Amended and referred to the Committee on State Government Finance and Policy and Elections
See First Special Session, SF2, Art. 10, Sec. 57, 147; Art. 18, Sec. 3, Sub. 2
SF120 NelsonAlzheimer's disease working group board on aging appointment, duties and appropriation01/12/201702/15/2017
Amended, recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on State Government Finance and Policy and Elections
See First Special Session, SF2, Art. 3, Sec. 48, Art. 18, Sec. 2, Sub. 6
SF395 EkenNonprofit nursing facilities in border cities operating payment rate modification01/26/201702/15/2017
Amended and referred to the Committee on Human Services Reform Finance and Policy
 
SF655 RelphSenior care workforce innovation grant program establishment and appropriation02/06/201702/22/2017
Amended and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
 
SF668 HousleyHealth department resident assessment modifications; elderly waiver program reform and appropriation02/06/201702/22/2017
Amended and referred to the Committee on Human Services Reform Finance and Policy
See First Special Session, SF2, Art. 3, Sec. 1, 11-13, 15-19, 47
SF777 HousleyLong-term care for older adults rethink advisory task force creation and appropriation02/09/2017   
SF818 HousleyHome care provider staff and supervisors hearing loss care training requirements02/09/201703/08/2017
Recommended to pass
 
SF897 EkenCaregiver support programs provisions modifications and appropriation02/13/201703/01/2017
Amended and referred to the Committee on Human Services Reform Finance and Policy
 
SF898 EkenEssential community supports provisions modifications02/13/201703/01/2017
Amended and referred to the Committee on Human Services Reform Finance and Policy
 
SF919 HousleyOlder and vulnerable adults financial exploitation protection establishment02/13/201703/01/2017
03/22/2017
Removed from agenda by author request
Laid on the table
 
SF924 HousleyWinona State University HealthForce Minnesota grant appropriation to develop educational materials to increase awareness of senior care opportunities02/13/201703/01/2017
Recommended to pass and re-referred to the Committee on Higher Education Finance and Policy
See SF943, Art. 1, Sec. 2, Sub. 3(j)
SF1372 BensonLong-term care services and supports study statutory changes; long-term care services gaps analysis appropriation02/23/201703/08/2017
Removed from agenda by author request
See First Special Session, SF2, Art. 18, Sec. 2, Sub. 27, Sec. 11
SF1422 AbelerNursing facility rate adjustment effective dates consolidation authorization02/27/201703/08/2017
Amended and referred to the Committee on Human Services Reform Finance and Policy
See First Special Session, SF2, Art. 3, Sec. 20-22, 24, 43-44
SF1433 HousleyNursing assistant training and competency evaluation reimbursable expenses provisions modification02/27/201703/08/2017
Recommended to pass
 
SF1548 EkenConstitutional amendment creating a dedicated fund for long-term care services; closing a tax loophole by levying a tax on individuals with income not taxed for Social Security purposes to fund-long term care services; dedicating revenues; providing for the commissioner of revenue and the commissioner of human services to propose implementing legislation02/27/2017   
SF1774 AbelerAdequate care requirement provisions modifications03/06/2017   
SF1874 Anderson, B.Patient definition expansion to include adult children of deceased patients03/07/201703/08/2017
Amended and referred to the Committee on Health and Human Services Finance and Policy
 
SF2076 FranzenEnd-of-life care choices advanced care planning resource organization grant appropriation03/13/2017  See First Special Session, SF2, Art. 18, Sec. 3, Sub. 2
SF2295 HousleyHospice bill of rights modification03/31/2017   
SF2349 HousleyLong-term services and supports safety and quality improvement practices commissioner of health recommendations requirement and appropriation04/27/2017  See First Special Session, SF2, Art. 10, Sec. 142