HB 1549 Community services boards and behavioral health authorities; services to be provided, report.
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Summary as passed: (all summaries)

Community services boards and behavioral health authorities; services to be provided. Provides that, effective July 1, 2019, the core of services provided by community services boards and behavioral health authorities shall include (i) same-day access to mental health screening services and (ii) outpatient primary care screening and monitoring services for physical health indicators and health risks and follow-up services for individuals identified as being in need of assistance with overcoming barriers to accessing primary health services. The bill provides that, effective July 1, 2021, the core of services provided by community services boards and behavioral health authorities additionally shall include (a) crisis services for individuals with mental health or substance use disorders, (b) outpatient mental health and substance abuse services, (c) psychiatric rehabilitation services, (d) peer support and family support services, (e) mental health services for members of the armed forces located 50 miles or more from a military treatment facility and veterans located 40 miles or more from a Veterans Health Administration medical facility, (f) care coordination services, and (g) case management services. The bill also requires the Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services to report annually regarding progress in the implementation of the bill. This bill is identical to SB 1005.

Full text:
12/29/16  House: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17100770D  pdf | impact statement
02/01/17  House: Committee substitute printed 17104983D-H1  pdf | impact statement
02/16/17  Senate: Committee substitute printed 17105589D-S1  pdf
02/25/17  House: Conference substitute printed 17105895D-H2  pdf
03/07/17  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1549ER)  pdf | impact statement
03/20/17  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0683)  pdf

Amendments:
Conference amendments

Status:
12/29/16  House: Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/17 17100770D
12/29/16  House: Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/19/17  House: Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions (21-Y 1-N)
01/19/17  House: Referred to Committee on Appropriations
01/19/17  House: Assigned App. sub: Health & Human Resources
01/31/17  House: Subcommittee recommends reporting with substitute (8-Y 0-N)
02/01/17  House: Reported from Appropriations with substitute (20-Y 0-N)
02/01/17  House: Committee substitute printed 17104983D-H1
02/03/17  House: Read first time
02/06/17  House: Read second time
02/06/17  House: Committee substitute agreed to 17104983D-H1
02/06/17  House: Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB1549H1
02/07/17  House: Read third time and passed House (97-Y 0-N)
02/07/17  House: VOTE: PASSAGE (97-Y 0-N)
02/08/17  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed
02/08/17  Senate: Referred to Committee on Education and Health
02/16/17  Senate: Reported from Education and Health with substitute (15-Y 0-N)
02/16/17  Senate: Committee substitute printed 17105589D-S1
02/16/17  Senate: Rereferred to Finance
02/16/17  Senate: Reported from Finance (14-Y 0-N)
02/20/17  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (40-Y 0-N)
02/21/17  Senate: Read third time
02/21/17  Senate: Reading of substitute waived
02/21/17  Senate: Committee substitute agreed to 17105589D-S1
02/21/17  Senate: Engrossed by Senate - committee substitute HB1549S1
02/21/17  Senate: Passed Senate with substitute (40-Y 0-N)
02/21/17  Senate: Reconsideration of Senate passage agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/21/17  Senate: Passed Senate with substitute (40-Y 0-N)
02/22/17  House: Placed on Calendar
02/22/17  House: Senate substitute rejected by House 17105589D-S1 (0-Y 98-N)
02/22/17  House: VOTE: REJECTED (0-Y 98-N)
02/23/17  Senate: Senate insisted on substitute (39-Y 0-N)
02/23/17  Senate: Senate requested conference committee
02/23/17  House: House acceded to request
02/23/17  House: Conferees appointed by House
02/23/17  House: Delegates: Farrell, Jones, Torian
02/23/17  Senate: Conferees appointed by Senate
02/23/17  Senate: Senators: Hanger, Cosgrove, Barker
02/25/17  Conference: Amended by conference committee
02/25/17  House: Conference substitute printed 17105895D-H2
02/25/17  Senate: Conference report agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/25/17  House: Conference report agreed to by House (94-Y 0-N)
02/25/17  House: VOTE: ADOPTION (94-Y 0-N)
03/07/17  House: Enrolled
03/07/17  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1549ER)
03/07/17  House: Signed by Speaker
03/10/17  Senate: Signed by President
03/13/17  House: Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on 3/13/17
03/13/17  Governor: Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, March 27, 2017
03/20/17  Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 683 (effective - see bill)
03/20/17  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0683)