The Week Ahead
At its weekly meeting, the Senate Appropriations Committee is scheduled to discuss health care-related bills such as:
- SB 1221, which focuses on hospitals' eligibility for financing assistance from public organizations; and
- SB 1459, to create a program to coordinate Medi-Cal and Healthy Families benefits.
A select Senate committee is expected to meet to discuss health care delivery in Los Angeles County and efforts to re-open Martin Luther King Jr.-Harbor Medical Center.
May 23 is the last day for fiscal committees in the Senate and Assembly to send bills introduced in their respective chamber to the chamber for consideration.
It also is the last day for legislative fiscal committees to meet until June 2.