Treatment of medically complex individuals experiencing mental health crisis; DBHDS to study. (SB1488)

Introduced By

Sen. Emmett Hanger (R-Mount Solon)

Progress

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

Description

Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services; treatment of medically complex individuals experiencing mental health crisis; report. Directs the Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services to study and develop recommendations for addressing the treatment needs of individuals with complex medical needs who are experiencing a mental health crisis and require mental health treatment. The Department shall report its findings and conclusions to the Joint Subcommittee Studying Mental Health Services in the Commonwealth in the 21st Century by December 1, 2019. Read the Bill »

Status

01/17/2019: passed committee

History

DateAction
01/08/2019Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19102676D
01/08/2019Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/15/2019Impact statement from DPB (SB1488)
01/17/2019Reported from Education and Health (15-Y 0-N)

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