SB 7012: Mental Health
GENERAL BILL by Children, Families, and Elder Affairs
Mental Health; Providing additional duties for the Statewide Office for Suicide Prevention; requiring the Department of Transportation to work with the office in developing a plan relating to evidence-based suicide deterrents in certain locations; requiring that certain information be provided to the guardian or representative of a minor patient released from involuntary examination; requiring specified persons to complete certain suicide prevention education courses by a specified date; providing that persons providing certain emergency care are not liable for civil damages or penalties under certain circumstances, etc.
Last Action: 11/21/2019 Senate - Referred to Appropriations Subcommittee on Health and Human Services; Appropriations
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
• Submitted for consideration by Children, Families, and Elder Affairs
• On Committee agenda-- Children, Families, and Elder Affairs, 11/12/19, 1:30 pm, 301 Senate Building
• Submitted as Committee Bill and Reported Favorably by Children, Families, and Elder Affairs; YEAS 6 NAYS 0
• Referred to Appropriations Subcommittee on Health and Human Services; Appropriations
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