Action Agenda

Through the Action Agenda, the Justus-Warren Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention Task Force makes recommendations on legislation and policies to improve cardiovascular health.

Follow the links below for a status update on the Task Force 2018 Action Agenda and for more information on each item on the Agenda.

2019

2019 Action Agenda

2018

Status of 2018 Action Agenda

2018 Action Agenda

2017

Status of 2017 Action Agenda

2017 Action Agenda

Reporting

The Justus-Warren Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention Task Force develops reports, recommendations and plans addressing its work on cardiovascular health issues. Below are examples.

2019

2017-2018 Report of the Justus-Warren Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention Task Force

2017

2015-2016 Report of the Justus-Warren Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention Task Force

2015

2013-2014 Report of the Justus-Warren Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention Task Force

2012

Report of the Justus-Warren Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention Task Force

(NORTH CAROLINA G.S. 143B‐216.60)

2012 – 2017

NC Plan for the Prevention and Management of Heart Disease and Stroke

2011 – 2016

Stroke Systems of Care Plan for North Carolina

2007

Stroke Advisory Council Preliminary Findings

Legislation

Through the Action Agenda the Justus-Warren Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention Task Force makes recommendations for legislation and policies to improve heart health and the system of stroke care.

Search the North Carolina General Assembly website by bill number and year for the history on specific legislation. The final version of the legislation is listed below.

Legislative Session Session Law Bill Number Description
2013-2014 SL 2013-44 S456 Designate Qualified Hospitals as Primary Stroke Centers
2011-2012 SL 2012-198 H914 Automated External Defibrillators (AED) to be placed in all Buildings and Facilities that House State Services, Agencies, and Institutions; Provide AED Training
2009-2010 SL 2009-27 H2 Banned Smoking in Bars and Restaurants
2009   H267 Community Education About Stroke Funding Allocated
2008 Short   H2436 Stroke Advisory Council Recommendations
Funding Allocated (non-recurring)
2007-2008 SL 2007-193 H24
S1681
Prohibiting Smoking in Buildings owned by the State Government
2007-2008 SL 2008-149 H22
S1681
Smoke Free Automobiles in the State Motor Fleet
2007-2008 SL 2008-95 S1669 Prohibiting the Use of Tobacco in Community Colleges
2007-2008 SL 2007-323 H1473 Stroke Advisory Council Funding Allocated
2006 SL 2006-197 H1860 Stroke Advisory Council Created
2005-2006 SL 2005-276 S622 Strike Out Stroke Funding Allocated
Pilot Program for AEDs in Public Buildings Approved
2002 SL 2002-126 S1115 Task Force becomes Permanent
2001-2002 SL 2001-424 S1005 Continuation of Task Force Activities Funding Allocated
1999 SL 1999-237 H168 Task Force extended: NC Plan to Prevent Heart Disease and Stroke Implementation Activities Funding Allocated
1998 SL 1998-212 S1366 Task Force Data Unit Funding Allocated Increase Awareness and Training on Cardiovascular Disease Funding Allocated
1997-1998 SL 1997-443   Extended Task Force and Required Interim Reporting
Maintenance of a Database of Cardiovascular Disease Services Funding Allocated
Public Awareness Campaign Funding Allocated
1995-1996 SL 1995-507 H230 Created North Carolina Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention Funding Allocated for 2 years