Veterans; Commissioner et al., to develop various mental health programs. (SB304)

Introduced By

Sen. Edd Houck (D-Spotsylvania)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Veterans Services; mental health program. Requires the Commissioner of Veterans Services to develop, in cooperation with the Department of Mental Health, Mental Retardation and Substance Abuse Services, a strategy for coordinating the various programs that address the unique mental health needs of veterans, including post-traumatic stress disorder and traumatic brain injuries, and to seek additional federal, state, and private sources of funding for such programs. Read the Bill »

Status

01/24/2008: Merged into SB297

History

DateAction
01/08/2008Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/08 087705244
01/08/2008Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/16/2008Assigned Education sub: Health Care
01/21/2008Impact statement from DPB (SB304)
01/24/2008Incorporated by Education and Health (SB297-Puller) (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)