SB 889 Suicide prevention; lead agency to be Department of Mental Health, etc., report.
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Summary as passed: (all summaries)
Suicide prevention; lead agency.  Provides that the Department of Mental Health, Mental Retardation and Substance Abuse Services (DMHMRSAS) will be the lead agency for suicide prevention across the lifespan.  DMHMRSAS will coordinate the activities of the agencies of the Commonwealth pertaining to suicide prevention in order to develop and carry out a comprehensive suicide prevention plan addressing public awareness, the promotion of health development, early identification, intervention and treatment, and support to survivors. The Department of Health will continue to be responsible for youth suicide prevention.

Full text:
01/11/05  Senate: Prefiled & ordered printed; offered 01/12/05 051955116  pdf | impact statement
02/26/05  Senate: Conference substitute printed 051571772-S1  pdf | impact statement
03/07/05  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB889ER)  pdf | impact statement
03/29/05  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0336)  pdf

Amendments:
House amendments
House amendments engrossed
Conference amendments

Status:
01/11/05  Senate: Prefiled & ordered printed; offered 01/12/05 051955116
01/11/05  Senate: Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/20/05  Senate: Reported from Education and Health (14-Y 0-N)
01/21/05  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (38-Y 0-N)
01/21/05  Senate: VOTE: CONST. RDG. DISPENSED R (38-Y 0-N)
01/24/05  Senate: Read second time and engrossed
01/25/05  Senate: Read third time and passed Senate (38-Y 0-N)
01/25/05  Senate: VOTE: PASSAGE R (38-Y 0-N)
01/25/05  Senate: Communicated to House
02/08/05  House: Placed on Calendar
02/08/05  House: Read first time
02/08/05  House: Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
02/10/05  House: Reported from H. W. I. w/amendments (22-Y 0-N)
02/11/05  House: Read second time
02/14/05  House: Read third time
02/14/05  House: Committee amendments agreed to
02/14/05  House: Engrossed by House as amended
02/14/05  House: Passed House with amendments BLOCK VOTE (95-Y 0-N)
02/14/05  House: VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (95-Y 0-N)
02/14/05  House: Reconsideration of House passage agreed to by House
02/14/05  House: Passed House with amendments BLOCK VOTE (96-Y 0-N)
02/14/05  House: VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (96-Y 0-N)
02/16/05  Senate: House amendments rejected by Senate (20-Y 20-N)
02/16/05  Senate: VOTE: CONCUR HOUSE AMENDMENT (20-Y 20-N)
02/16/05  Senate: Chair voted Nay to break tie
02/16/05  Senate: Rec. of House amds. agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/16/05  Senate: VOTE: RECONSIDER (40-Y 0-N)
02/16/05  Senate: House amendments rejected by Senate (0-Y 40-N)
02/16/05  Senate: VOTE: CONCUR HOUSE AMENDMENT (0-Y 40-N)
02/17/05  House: House insisted on amendments
02/17/05  House: House requested conference committee
02/21/05  Senate: Senate acceded to request (40-Y 0-N)
02/21/05  Senate: VOTE: ACCEDE CONF. COMM. (40-Y 0-N)
02/21/05  Senate: Conferees appointed by Senate
02/21/05  Senate: Senators: Mims, Ruff, Whipple
02/22/05  House: Conferees appointed by House
02/22/05  House: Delegates: Hamilton, O'Bannon, Moran
02/26/05  Senate: Conference substitute printed 051571772-S1
02/26/05  Senate: Conference report agreed to by Senate (37-Y 0-N)
02/26/05  Senate: VOTE: CONF. COMMITTEE RPT. (37-Y 0-N)
02/26/05  House: Conference report agreed to by House (90-Y 0-N)
02/26/05  House: VOTE: ADOPTION (90-Y 0-N)
03/07/05  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB889ER)
03/09/05  Senate: Enrolled
03/09/05  House: Signed by Speaker
03/11/05  Senate: Signed by President
03/21/05  Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 336 (effective 7/1/05)
03/29/05  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0336)