Children & Family

June 4, 2024

Remote Ultrasounds and Fetal Non-Stress Tests

Support • S7690 Webb/A8168 Paulin • Provides Medicaid coverage for remote ultrasound scans and remote fetal non-stress tests

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May 16, 2024

Defining Human Embryo as “Tissue”

Oppose • A117-A Paulin/S3230-A Hoylman-Sigal • In relation to defining the human embryo as “tissue”

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May 14, 2024

Creation of Childcare Providers

Support • A8969 Maher • Authorizes the commissioner of the office of children and family services to conduct a study that examines barriers to the creation of childcare providers 

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May 10, 2024

Medicaid Coverage for Childbirth

Support • S1241 Sanders • In relation to Medicaid coverage for childbirth

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May 7, 2024

Mothers and Infants Lasting Change (“MILC”) Allowance

Support • S4578 Ramos/A6197 Clark • Establishes the Mothers and Infants Lasting Change (“MILC”) allowance

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March 5, 2024

Mental Health Services for Youth

Support • S8146 Brouk/A9201 Kelles • Provides mental health teleservices to children, adolescents, and young adults

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January 25, 2024

Gender-Affirming Care

Oppose • A8627 Bronson/S8058 Hoylman-Sigal • Defines gender-affirming care for the purposes of certain prohibitions regarding the legal system and gender-affirming care

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January 22, 2024

Maternal Health Care and Birthing Standards Workgroup

Support • S7702-A Webb • Requires the department of health to convene a maternal health care and birthing standards workgroup

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January 12, 2024

Allowances for the Costs of Diapers

Support • S1210 Persaud/A2872 Solages • In relation to allowances for the costs of diapers

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May 23, 2023

Support and Services for Unaccompanied Minors

Support • A3271 Hevesi/S4419 Fernandez • Provides for support and services for unaccompanied minors with no lawful immigration status

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