Posts by Sue Ann Forrest

  • Behavioral Health and Medicaid Modifications

    Behavioral Health and Medicaid Modifications

    HB 403 – Behavioral Health and Medicaid Modifications Primary Sponsors: Rep. Nelson Dollar (R-Wake), Rep. Donny Lambeth (R- Forsyth), Rep. Josh Dobson (R-Avery), Rep. Donna White (R-Johnston) *June 14, 2018 […]

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  • School Psychologist Licensure & Non-Profit Insurance Bill

    School Psychologist Licensure & Non-Profit Insurance Bill

    HB 933 – Reciprocity/School Psychologist Licensure Primary Sponsors: Rep. Josh Dobson (R-Avery), Rep. John Torbett (R-Gaston), Rep. David Lewis (R-Harnett), Rep. Marvin Lucas (D-Cumberland) Bill Summary This bill would allow […]

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  • Medicaid PHP Licensure – HB 156

    Medicaid PHP Licensure – HB 156

    *June 14, 2018 – Proposed Committee Substitute to HB 156* *June 22, 2018 Update* This bill was signed by Governor Cooper on June 22, 2018. The House voted 94-0 to […]

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  • GME/Rural Health Study Bill

    GME/Rural Health Study Bill

    HB 998/SB 742 GME Rural Hospital Study Primary House Sponsors: Rep. David Lewis (R-Harnett), Rep. Greg Murphy (R-Pitt), Rep. Donna White (R-Johnston), Rep. Howard Hunter (D-Bertie) Primary Senate Sponsors: Sen. […]

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  • Heroin and Opioid Prescription and Enforcement (HOPE) Bill

    Heroin and Opioid Prescription and Enforcement (HOPE) Bill

    SB 616 – Heroin and Opioid Prescription Enforcement Act Primary Sponsors: Sen. Jim Davis (R-Cherokee) Bill Movement This bill was proposed as a committee substitute on May 6, 2018. This […]

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  • NCMB Change

    SB 420 – Community College Governance/Amend Medical Board Primary Sponsors: Sen. David Curtis (R-Lincoln), Sen Chad Barefoot (R-Wake) Bill Summary A Proposed Committee Substitute (PCS) was introduced in the House […]

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  • LEO Managed Oil Drop Box

    LEO Managed Oil Drop Box

    SB 124 – LEO Managed Oil Drop Box Primary Sponsors: Sen. Don Davis (D – Pitt),  Sen. Ralph Hise (D – Madison) This bill is an extension of SL 2015-154 […]

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  • Updating Mental Health Language

    Updating Mental Health Language

    SB 768 / HB 1021 People First Language 2018 Senate Primary Sponsors: Sen. Tamara Barringer (R-Wake), Sen. Kathy Harrington (R-Gaston), Sen. Joyce Krawiec (R-Forsyth) House Primary Sponsors: Rep. Ted Davis […]

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  • Budget Technical Corrections Bill

    Budget Technical Corrections Bill

    SB 335 / HB 463 Budget Technical Corrections Primary Senate Sponsors: Rep. Warren Daniel (R-Burke), Sen. Dan Bishop (R-Mecklenburg), Sen. Jeff Tarte (R-Mecklenburg) Primary House Sponsors: Rep. Jeff Collins (R-Nash), […]

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  • Naturopathic Medicine Study Bill

    Naturopathic Medicine Study Bill

      Bill Summary This bill would establish a work group to make recommendations for the oversight of naturopathic medicine in North Carolina. This group would report their findings to the […]

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