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  • Rep. Ann Pugh, Chair
  • Rep. Sandy Haas, Vice Chair
  • Rep. Francis McFaun, Ranking Member
  • Rep. Marianna Gamache
  • Rep. Brian Keefe
  • Rep. Michael Mrowicki
  • Rep. Daniel Noyes
  • Rep. Oliver Olsen
  • Rep. Carl Rosenquist
  • Rep. Joseph "Chip" Troiano
  • Rep. Theresa Wood, Clerk

House Committee on Human Services

 

AGENDA

 

Room 46

March 21, 2017 - March 24, 2017

Last Updated 3/23/2017 11:57 AM

 

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

10:00 AM          FLOOR

 

11:30 AM          Lunch & Caucuses

 

1:30 PM          FLOOR

 

4:30 PM          Adjourn

 

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

9:00 AM          Introduction

Mark Levine, Commissioner, M.D., Vermont Department of Health

Shayla Livingston, Public Health Analyst, Department of Health

 

9:50 AM          Break

 

10:00 AM          H. 11 - An act relating to foster parents’ right to intervene in CHINS proceedings

Discussion of letter to be sent to Department for Children and Families and Judges

Rep. Janssen Willhoit, Sponsor, St. Johnsbury, VT

Hon. Brian Grearson, Chief Superior Judge, Office of Chief Superior Judge

Karen Vastine, Senior Advisor to the Commissioner, Department for Children and Families

 

11:00 AM          FY 2018 Governor's Proposed Budget

Budget Language Updates

 

12:00 PM          Lunch

 

1:00 PM          FLOOR

 

4:30 PM          Adjourn

 

Thursday, March 23, 2017

9:30 AM          FLOOR

 

11:15 AM          H. 11 - An act relating to foster parents’ right to intervene in CHINS proceedings

Letter to Court and Department for Children and Families

Brynn Hare, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Council

 

12:00 PM          Lunch

 

1:00 PM          Committee Discussion

 

2:30 PM          H. 283 - An act relating to protecting against financial exploitation of vulnerable adults

Walk through

Jennifer Carbee, Legislative Counsel, Office of Legislative Council

 

4:00 PM          Judicial Retention

Joint Assembly

 

Friday, March 24, 2017

9:00 AM          Possible Amendments

 

9:30 AM          FLOOR

 

12:00 PM          Adjourn

 

ATTENTION WITNESSES- Please email handouts to the committee assistant before your scheduled meeting date and bring 2 hard copies. Please write your name, organization, date and title on each document. With few exceptions, any documents you hand out to a committee, or send to a committee assistant, are open to the public and may be posted to the committee’s webpage.

 

If you have any questions and comments, please contact

 Julie Tucker 828-2265 or jtucker@leg.state.vt.us