The Week Ahead
The Health, Human Services, Labor and Veterans Affairs Subcommittee of the Senate Budget and Fiscal Review Committee will convene a hearing on the establishment of the Department of Public Health.
The Assembly Health Committee will hear several proposals, including a measure (AB 1) by committee Chair Mervyn Dymally (D-Compton) that would create the California Healthy Children Insurance Program, combining Healthy Families and the segment of Medi-Cal that covers children.
The Health, Human Services, Labor and Veterans Affairs Subcommittee of the Senate Budget and Fiscal Review Committee at a hearing will discuss the Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development, among other issues.
The State Administration, General Government, Judicial and Transportation Subcommittee of the Budget and Fiscal Review Committee will consider issues related to the Department of Insurance and other state offices at a hearing.