Health and Human Services Interim Committee

Utah Legislature


Wednesday, May 17, 2017 8:30 a.m. Room 30 House Building




Time Frame



8:30 1. Committee Business

         Call to order

         Approval of the minutes of the November 16, 2016 meeting

8:40 2. Topics for Interim Study

         Interim meeting schedule

         Assignments from the Legislative Management Committee

8:50 3. Mental Health


9:15 4. Opioid Misuse


         What's on the horizon

10:00 5. Long-Term Planning / Health Care Reform

In light of Legislative rule IR2-2-103, which states that "each interim committee shall devote part of its May interim meeting to long-term planning for the areas over which the committee has jurisdiction," the committee will consider the long-term view for Utah Health Care reform.



10:30 6. Open and Public Meeting Training

         Staff presentation

10:35 7. Introduction of Sunset Reviews

The following statutes will repealed in accordance with the Legislative Oversight and Sunset Act: Section 31A-22-642, Insurance coverage for autism spectrum disorder (January 1, 2019); Subsection 62A-15-1101(5), Suicide prevention -- Reporting requirements (July 1, 2018); and Title 63C, Chapter 18, Mental Health Crisis Line (July 1, 2018).


         Overview of statutes to be repealed

         Committee identification of issues to consider during the sunset reviews

10:45 8. Medicaid MMIS Update

In 2014, the Legislature expressed its intent that the Department of Health report quarterly to the Office of the Legislative Fiscal Analyst on the project to replace the Medicaid Management Information System. The committee will receive the department's report.

         Department of Health


11:00 9. Adjourn