SB0380 (CH0248)

2013 Regular Session



Department of Health and Mental Hygiene - Workgroup on Cancer Clusters and Environmental Causes of Cancer

Sponsored by:

Senator Muse


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 248

Synopsis:Requiring the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, in consultation with the Department of the Environment, to convene a workgroup to examine issues relating to the investigation of potential cancer clusters in the State and potential environmental causes of cancer; requiring the workgroup to include specified legislators and representatives; requiring the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene to report findings and recommendations of the workgroup to the Governor and the General Assembly on or before June 30, 2014; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Senators Muse, Colburn, Conway, Dyson, Ferguson, Jacobs, Klausmeier, Madaleno, Manno, Mathias, Middleton, Peters, Pugh, Raskin, Simonaire, Stone, Young, Zirkin, Astle, Garagiola, Glassman, Kelley, Kittleman, and Ramirez
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB1343
Introduced in a prior session as: SB0784 Session: 2012 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2013
Creates a Task Force or Commission
Finance  Listen to Committee HearingHealth and Government Operations  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Public Health
Narrow Subject(s):Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Diseases -see also- AIDS; Rabies
Environmental Matters -see also- Conserv; Nat Resrce; Pollut
Hazardous and Toxic Substances -see also- Asbestos; Radiatn
Health and Mental Hygiene, Department of
Medical Research

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October 2, 2015 9:12 A.M.