SB 128: Services for Combat Veterans and Their Families
GENERAL BILL by Simpson ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Altman ; Latvala ; Negron ; Benacquisto ; Detert ; Bean ; Soto ; Montford ; Bradley ; Dean ; Bullard ; Hays ; Sachs ; Hutson ; Garcia ; Stargel
Services for Combat Veterans and Their Families; Defining the term “combat veteran”; requiring that the Department of Children and Families establish the Florida Combat Veterans’ Care Coordination Program to provide combat veterans and their families with behavioral health care referral and care coordination services; requiring that the department contract with managing entities to enter into agreements with Florida 211 Network participants for such services, etc. APPROPRIATION: $2,000,155
Last Action: 3/11/2016 Senate - Died in Appropriations
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- Children, Families, and Elder Affairs (CF)
- Military and Veterans Affairs, Space, and Domestic Security (MS)
- Appropriations (AP)
• Referred to Children, Families, and Elder Affairs; Military and Veterans Affairs, Space, and Domestic Security; Appropriations -SJ 13
• On Committee agenda-- Children, Families, and Elder Affairs, 09/16/15, 4:00 pm, 301 Senate Office Building
• Favorable by Children, Families, and Elder Affairs; YEAS 6 NAYS 0 -SJ 126
• Now in Military and Veterans Affairs, Space, and Domestic Security -SJ 126
• On Committee agenda-- Military and Veterans Affairs, Space, and Domestic Security, 10/06/15, 10:00 am, 37 Senate Office Building
• Favorable by Military and Veterans Affairs, Space, and Domestic Security; YEAS 5 NAYS 0 -SJ 124
• Now in Appropriations -SJ 124
• Introduced -SJ 13
• Died in Appropriations
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