Markup

H.R. 4334, Dignity in Aging Act of 2019 and H.R. 4301, School Shooting Safety and Preparedness Act


Issue: Older Americans Date: Wednesday, September 18, 2019 Time: 10:15 AM Location: Washington, D.C. 2175 Rayburn House Office Building

Amendments and Roll Call Votes


Amdt/Mtn

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Description

Action

Roll Call

H.R. 4334

#1

Ms. Bonamici

Amendment in the Nature of a Substitute

adopted by voice vote

#2

Ms. Bonamici

Strengthens the current resource center language to require state and ACL reporting on efforts to address and serve the needs of certain populations; Requires assurances from area agencies on aging that they will conduct outreach to older individuals at risk for institutional placement, specifically including survivors of the Holocaust; Codifies the existing National Resource Center for Women and Retirement; Includes a definition of person-centered trauma informed services.

adopted by voice vote

      

#3

Mr. Guthrie

Adds chronic pain management to the definition of disease prevention and health promotion services. 

adopted by voice vote

      

#4

Mr. Johnson

Directs the Assistant Secretary to provide technical assistance and share best practices with States and area agencies on aging on how to collaborate and coordinate activities and develop long-range emergency preparedness plans. 

adopted by voice vote

      

#5

Mr. Takano

To provide explicit reference to the aging LGBT population. 

w/drawn

 

#6

Mr. Morelle

To ensure that information about supports and services are shared with eligible individuals through consumer-friendly resources.

adopted by voice vote

 

#7

Mr. Thompson

Extends the authorization period of the Supporting Grandparents Raising Grandchildren Act by one year.

adopted by voice vote

 

#8

Ms. Wild

Clarifies that suicide prevention is included in the definition of disease prevention and health promotion services.

adopted by voice vote

 

#9

Mr. Keller

Includes the definition of traumatic brain injury and add brain injury screening to the list of allowable services performed with state grants.

adopted by voice vote

 

#10

Mr. Harder

Includes caregivers as members of the advisory council on social isolation.

adopted by voice vote

 

#11

Ms. Underwood

Adds public health emergencies and emerging health threats in the definition of disease prevention and health promotion services.

adopted by voice vote

 

#12

Ms. Jayapal

Adds homelessness prevention services to the focus of the Interagency Coordinating Committee on Age-Friendly Communities.

adopted by voice vote

 

Mtn

Mr. Levin

To Report H.R. 4334

adopted by voice vote

 

 

 

H.R. 4301

#1

Mrs. McBath

Amendment in the Nature of a Substitute

adopted by voice vote

#2

Mrs. Foxx

Amendment in the Nature of a Substitute to the Amendment in the Nature of a Substitute

defeated 22-25

1

Mtn

Mr. Levin

To Report H.R. 4301

adopted 27-22

2

Member Statements


  1. Chairman Bobby Scott (Democrat - Virginia)