Health and Human Services
Session Year 2021
All 2021 summaries for Health and Human Services (docx)
SL 2021-135 H95 - Wholesale Prescription Drugs Distribution Licensee Change.
SL 2021-110 H96 - Allow Pharmacists to Admin. Injectable Drugs.
SL 2021-3 H196 - 2021 COVID-19 Response & Relief.
SL 2021-31 H224 - Occupational Therapy Interstate Compact.
SL 2022-6 H243 - Budget Technical Corrections.: Sec. 3.6: Redirect Veterans Health Care Pilot Program Funding to Health-Related Job Training and Substance Use Disorder Treatment Services.
SL 2021-69 H272 - Revise Health Standard for Lead.
SL 2021-145 H351 - Clifford's Law.
SL 2021-117 H366 - Regulatory Reform Act of 2021.: Sec. 2: North Carolina Pre-K School Options.
SL 2021-61 H383 - Medicaid Modernized Hospital Assessments.
SL 2021-26 H395 - HIE Deadline Extension & Patient Protection.
SL 2021-181 H404 - Ltd. Immunity for PSAP/TC for S.L. 2021-171.
SL 2021-120 H415 - Update Chiropractic Laws.
SL 2021-136 H436 - Support Law Enforcement Mental Health.
SL 2021-156 H447 - The Jeff Rieg Law/Patients Religious Rights.
Ratified H453 - Human Life Nondiscrimination Act/No Eugenics.
SL 2021-143 H608 - Dignity for Women Who are Incarcerated.
SL 2021-70 H629 - Physician Asst/Nurse Practit./STOP Act Clar.
SL 2021-64 H642 - Down Syndrome Organ Trans. Nondiscrim. Act.
SL 2021-77 H734 - Dept. of Health & Human Services Revisions.
SL 2021-1 S36 - 2020 COVID Relief Bill Modifications.
SL 2021-22 S103 - Reduce Reg. To Help Children with Autism.
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 5.13: Joint Legislative Committee on Access to Healthcare and Medicaid Expansion .
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 7.16: Medicaid Reimbursement Contract for Residential Schools.
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 7.19: School Safety Grants Program.
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9A.1: State-County Special Assistance Rates.
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9A.2: Increase in State-County Special Assistance Personal Needs Allowance.
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9A.3: Removal of the Cap on the Number of Allowable State-County Special Assistance In-Home Payments.
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9A.3A: State-County Special Assistance Program Changes .
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9A.3B: Authorization for Local Entities to Set Reimbursement Rates for Adult Day Care, Adult Day Health, and Associated Transportation Services Funded by the Home and Community Care Block Grant and the State Adult Day Care Fund.
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9A.4: Rapid Rehousing for Individuals and Families at Risk of Homelessness .
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9A.5: Nutrition Services for Older Adults.
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9B.1: Reports by Non-State Entities on the Use of Directed Grant Funds.
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9B.2: Funds for the North Carolina Families Accessing Services Through Technology System .
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9B.2A: Medicaid Transformation Reserve Funds for Information Technology Division Support of Medicaid Applications .
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9B.3: Community Health Grant Program.
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9B.5: Veterans Health Care Pilot Program-Repealed & Funding Redirected.
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9B.6: Funds for NC Dental Society Foundation's Mission of Mercy Dental Clinics .
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9B.7: Funds for Local Start Dental, Inc..
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9B.8: Funds for the Statewide Telepsychiatry Program.
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9B.8A: Virtual Behavioral Health Services Grant Program.
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9B.8B: School-Based Virtual Care Pilot Program to Address Health Disparities in Historically Underserved Areas Disproportionately Impacted By The COVID-19 Public Health Emergency.
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9B.8C: Funds for the Creation of a Continuing Medical Education Program on PANS/PANDAS.
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9B.9: Competitive Grant/Nonprofit Organizations.
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9C.1: NC Pre-K Programs/Standards for Four- and Five-Star-Rated Facilities.
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9C.3: Raise Base Reimbursement Rates for NC Pre-K Child Care Centers .
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9C.4: Child Care Subsidy Rates .
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9C.5: Child Care Allocation Formula .
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9C.6: Smart Start Initiatives .
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9C.7: Smart Start Literacy Initiative/Dolly Parton's Imagination Library .
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9C.8: Flexibility in the Use of Additional Smart Start Funds/Exemption from Certain Requirements .
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9C.9: Grants for Child Care Facilities and NC Pre-K Classrooms/ARPA Funds .
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9D.1: Continue Medicaid Annual Report .
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9D.3: Volume Purchase Plans and Single Source Procurement.
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9D.4: Duration of Medicaid and NC Health Choice Program Modifications.
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9D.5: Administrative Hearings Funding .
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9D.7: LME/MCO Intergovernmental Transfers .
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9D.8A: Creation of the HCBS Fund .
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9D.9: Waive Medicaid Provider Enrollment and Revalidation Fees.
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9D.10: Copayments for Medicaid Services.
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9D.11: Expand Community Alternatives Program for Disabled Adults (CAP/DA) Waiver Slots .
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9D.12: Expand North Carolina Innovations Waiver Slots .
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9D.12A: Plan for Adequate Provider Supply for Services Provided Through the Innovations Waiver .
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9D.13: Continue Medicaid Coverage for Pregnant Women for Twelve Months Postpartum .
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9D.13A: Modernized Hospital Assessments Additional Components and Technical Corrections .
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9D.14: Allow a Parent to Retain Medicaid Eligibility While a Child is Temporarily Served by the Foster Care System .
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9D.15: Increase Rates to Intermediate Care Facilities for Direct Care Worker Wage Increases .
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9D.15A: Increase Rates to HCBS Providers to Increase Direct Care Worker Wages.
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9D.15B: Increase Private Duty Nursing Rates .
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9D.15C: Study Direct Care Workers Serving Individuals in the Innovations Waiver Program and Develop a Plan for Any Recommended Increase in Those Workers' Wages .
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9D.16: Use of Medicaid Transformation Fund for Medicaid Transformation Needs .
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9D.17: Choice in Accreditation for LME/MCOs Operating BH IDD Tailored Plans .
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9D.18: Evaluate Division of Health Benefits Needs in a Managed Care Environment .
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9D.19: Reimburse Durable Medical Equipment Prescribed by Podiatrists .
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9D.19A: Prepaid Health Plans Reimbursement of Prescription Drugs at Pharmacist's Cost .
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9D.21: Charter Schools Medicaid Reimbursement .
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9D.22: Require LME/MCOs to Pay for Behavioral Health Services Provided to Beneficiaries Awaiting Hospital Discharge .
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9E.3: Access to Patient Data Under the Medical Care Data Act.
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9E.4: Modification of Certificate of Need Exemption for Legacy Medical Care Facilities .
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9E.4A: Temporary Certificate of Need Exemption .
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9E.6: Adult Care Home Accreditation Pilot Program.
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9E.7: Adult Care Home Infection Prevention Requirements.
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9F.1: Use of Opioid Settlement Funds .
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9F.2: Contract to Implement Electronic Health Records at State Psychiatric Hospitals .
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9F.3: Single-Stream Funding for the Division of Mental Health, Developmental Disabilities, and Substance Abuse Services Community Services .
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9F.3A: Addiction Treatment Funds.
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9F.3B: Substance Use Disorder Prevention, Treatment, and Recovery Funds.
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9F.4: Local Inpatient Psychiatric Beds or Bed Days .
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9F.5: Funds for Overdose Medications.
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9F.6: Youth Tobacco Enforcement Funding.
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9F.7: Resume Funding for the Adult and Pediatric Traumatic Brain Injury Pilot Program.
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9F.7A: Increase Funding for Traumatic Brain Injury Services .
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9F.8: Funds for Student Athlete Concussion and Traumatic Brain Injury Prevention and Care.
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9F.9: Use of Dorothea Dix Hospital Property Funds for New Licensed Inpatient Behavioral Health Beds.
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9F.10: Dorothea Dix Hospital Property Funds Remain Available for Projects.
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9F.11: Behavioral Health Urgent Care Pilot Program.
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9F.12: Supplemental Short-Term Assistance for Group Homes .
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9F.13: Temporary Additional Funding Assistance for Intermediate Care Facilities for Individuals with Intellectual Disabilities .
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9F.14: Group Home Stabilization and Transition Initiative .
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9F.15: Support County Crisis Behavioral Health Program Joint Partnerships .
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9F.19: Exempt Certain Employees of the Division of State Operated Healthcare Facilities from Most Provisions of the NC Human Resources Act.
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9G.1: Local Health Departments/Competitive Grant Process to Improve Maternal and Child Health .
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9G.3: Report on Premium Assistance Program within AIDS Drug Assistance Program .
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9G.4: Carolina Pregnancy Care Fellowship Funds/Grants for Services.
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9G.4A: Carolina Pregnancy Care Fellowship Funds/Grants for Durable Medical Equipment and Training .
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9G.5: Mountain Area Pregnancy Centers.
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9G.6: Expansion of the Continuum of Care Pilot Program into a Statewide Program.
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9G.6A: Timely Updates to Newborn Screening Program.
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9G.8: Lead and Asbestos Remediation in Public School Units and Child Care Facilities .
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9G.10: Use of Juul Settlement Funds .
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9G.11: Funds to Expand Local Communicable Disease Programs to Address the Impacts of the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency.
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9G.13: Reservation of CDC Cooperative Agreement for Emergency Response/Public Health Crisis Response/COVID-19 Public Health Workforce Supplemental Funding Received Pursuant to the American Rescue Plan Act for School-Based Health Services Personnel.
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9I.1: Temporary Financial Assistance for Facilities Licensed to Accept State-County Special Assistance.
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9I.3: Intensive Family Preservation Services Funding, Performance Enhancements, and Report .
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9I.4:Child Caring Institutions.
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9I.5: Use of Foster Care Budget for Guardianship Assistance Program .
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9I.6: Child Welfare Postsecondary Support Program - NC REACH.
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9I.7: Federal Child Support Incentive Payments.
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9I.8: Successful Transition - Foster Care Youth.
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9I.9: Permanency Innovation Initiative .
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9I.10: Report on Certain Expenditures for the Supplemental Nutritional Assistance Program and Temporary Assistance for Needy Families.
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9I.11: Increase Foster Care and Adoption Assistance Rates.
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9I.12: Child Welfare-Behavioral Health Pilot Project.
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9I.13: Regional Supervision and Support of Child Welfare Services/CPS Hotline.
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9I.15: Deploy Child Welfare Component of NC FAST .
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9I.16: Funds for Cabarrus Cooperative Christian Ministry .
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9I.17: Child Advocacy Center Funds.
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9I.18: Funds for Temporary Assistance for Needy Families - Work First Families .
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 9J.2: Funds for National Multiple Sclerosis Society/Home Modification Program .
SL 2021-180 S105 - 2021 Appropriations Act.: Sec. 39.21: One-Time Bonus Payment Program for Eligible Direct Care Workers .
SL 2021-32 S135 - Improve Anatomical Gift Donation Process.
SL 2021-95 S146 - Teledentistry/RDH Admin. Local Anesthetic.
SL 2021-125 S159 - State Health Plan Administrative Changes.
SL 2021-171 S191 - The No Patient Left Alone Act.
SL 2021-151 S228 - Allow Employers to Offer Exclusive Provider Option Benefit Plans.
SL 2021-30 S248 - Additional Info on Health Insurance Cards.
SL 2021-161 S257 - Medication Cost Transparency Act.
SL 2021-138 S300 - Criminal Justice Reform.
SL 2021-155 S321 - Amend NC Controlled Substances Act.
SL 2021-129 S462 - Certificate of Need/Threshold Amendments & Certificate Expirations.
SL 2021-127 S570 - Hold Harmless Star Ratings/ERS Assess. Resume.
SL 2021-29 S586 - Study Lipedema.
SL 2021-62 S594 - Medicaid Admin. Changes & Tech. Corrections.
SL 2021-132 S693 - Expedite Child Safety and Permanency.