Higher educational institutions; student mental health policies. (SB1122)

Introduced By

Sen. George Barker (D-Alexandria)


Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law


Public institutions of higher education; parental notification of student's suicidal tendencies. Requires the governing body of a public institution of higher education to establish policies and procedures requiring the notification of the parent of a dependent student when the institution obtains information outside the mental health treatment setting that such student is exhibiting suicidal tendencies if knowledge of the information is necessary to protect the health or safety of the student or other individuals. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Passed


01/13/2015Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/14/15 15102388D
01/13/2015Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/23/2015Impact statement from DPB (SB1122)
01/29/2015Reported from Education and Health (13-Y 2-N) (see vote tally)
01/30/2015Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/02/2015Passed by for the day
02/03/2015Passed by for the day
02/04/2015Passed by for the day
02/05/2015Passed by for the day
02/06/2015Passed by for the day
02/09/2015Read second time
02/09/2015Reading of amendment waived
02/09/2015Amendment #2 by Senator Barker withdrawn
02/09/2015Passed by temporarily
02/09/2015Passed by for the day
02/10/2015Read second time
02/10/2015Amendment #1 by Senator Barker withdrawn
02/10/2015Reading of amendment waived
02/10/2015Amendment #3 by Senator Barker agreed to
02/10/2015Engrossed by Senate as amended SB1122E
02/10/2015Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2015Passed Senate (24-Y 13-N) (see vote tally)
02/10/2015Printed as engrossed 15102388D-E
02/12/2015Placed on Calendar
02/12/2015Read first time
02/12/2015Referred to Committee on Education
02/23/2015Reported from Education with substitute (22-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/23/2015Committee substitute printed 15105350D-H1
02/24/2015Read second time
02/25/2015Read third time
02/25/2015Committee substitute agreed to 15105350D-H1
02/25/2015Engrossed by House - committee substitute SB1122H1
02/25/2015Passed House with substitute (97-Y 1-N)
02/25/2015VOTE: PASSAGE (97-Y 1-N) (see vote tally)
02/26/2015House substitute agreed to by Senate (37-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
02/26/2015Title replaced 15105350D-H1
03/06/2015Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB1122ER)
03/06/2015Signed by Speaker
03/07/2015Signed by President
03/10/2015Enrolled Bill Communicated to Governor on 3/10/15
03/10/2015G Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, Sunday, March 29, 2015
03/16/2015Impact statement from DPB (SB1122ER)
03/27/2015G Approved by Governor-Chapter 716 (effective 7/1/15)
03/27/2015G Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0716)


This bill was discussed on the floor of the General Assembly. Below is all of the video that we have of that discussion, 3 clips in all, totaling 4 minutes.