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CS/CS/HB 7097: Mental Health and Substance Abuse

GENERAL BILL by Health and Human Services Committee ; Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee ; Children, Families and Seniors Subcommittee ; Harrell ; Peters ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Artiles ; Campbell ; Dudley ; Pilon

Mental Health and Substance Abuse; Requires information about child's suitability for residential treatment to be provided to additional recipient; prohibits court from ordering person with traumatic brain injury or dementia who lacks co-occurring mental illness to be involuntarily placed in state treatment facility; directs DCF to create grant review & selection committee; authorizes designated not-for-profit community provider or managing entity to apply for certain grants; requires AHCA & DCF to develop plan to obtain federal approval for increasing availability of federal Medicaid funding for behavioral health care; provides specified elements in, & requires plans for phased enhancement of, coordinated behavioral health system of care; requires DCF to develop, implement, & maintain standards & protocols for collection of utilization data for addictions receiving facility & detoxification services provided through department funding; prohibits court from charging fee for filing of petitions for involuntary assessment & stabilization & involuntary treatment; provides appropriation. APPROPRIATION: $400,000.00

Effective Date: 7/1/2016
Last Action: 3/4/2016 House - Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/HB 373 (Ch. 2016-80), CS/SB 12 (Ch. 2016-241) -HJ 749
Location: Laid on Table
Bill Text: PDF



Bill History

Date Chamber Action
2/1/2016 House • Filed
• Introduced -HJ 324
2/3/2016 House • Referred to Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee; Health and Human Services Committee -HJ 383
2/4/2016 House • On Committee agenda-- Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee, 02/08/16, 2:00 pm, Webster Hall
2/8/2016 House • CS by Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee; YEAS 10 NAYS 0 -HJ 415
2/9/2016 House • Pending review of CS under Rule 7.19(c)
• CS by Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee read 1st time -HJ 412
2/11/2016 House • Now in Health and Human Services Committee -HJ 451
2/15/2016 House • On Committee agenda-- Health and Human Services Committee, 02/17/16, 9:00 am, Morris Hall
2/17/2016 House • CS/CS by- Health and Human Services Committee; YEAS 17 NAYS 0 -HJ 561
2/23/2016 House • Pending review of CS -under Rule 7.19(c)
• CS/CS by Health and Human Services Committee read 1st time -HJ 559
2/25/2016 House • Placed on Calendar -HJ 597
3/2/2016 House • Placed on Special Order Calendar, 03/04/16
3/4/2016 House • Substituted CS/SB 12 -HJ 749
• Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/HB 373 (Ch. 2016-80), CS/SB 12 (Ch. 2016-241) -HJ 749