Health and Human Services (HHS)

Committee Room: Room 209, Cross State Office Building
Phone: (207) 287-1317
Audio: www.maine.gov/legis/audio/health_cmte.html
Mailing Address: Committee on Health and Human Services,  c/o Legislative Information, 100 State House Station, Augusta, ME 04333
Committee Jurisdiction
Department of Health and Human Services; Parts of the Dirigo Health Act, including the State Health Plan, the Maine Quality Forum and Advisory Council on Health Systems Development; Maine Health Data Organization; health and medical data; MaineCare, Medicaid, and Medicare Part D; children’s welfare and mental health services; childcare; public health and disease control; tobacco addiction prevention and control; sale of tobacco; prescription drugs; health care facilities and health care workforce; social and rehabilitation services; state health system planning; substance abuse; mental health; developmental and other disabilities; poverty, homelessness and public assistance; home and community-based long-term care; aging, elderly and disability issues; medical use of marijuana; maternal and infant health; and nursing facilities and residential care.
Committee Members

The members of the Joint Standing Committees of the 127th Legislature have not yet been named.
We will be updating the website to add this information as soon as it becomes available.